Doctor In The Dugout

Saturdays at Noon

Doctor in the Dugout is a one hour show hosted by Hoag Orthopedic Institute‘s Dr. Alan Beyer, and runs on Saturdays. Featuring Dr. Beyer’s distinctive wit and keen insights on sports, Doctor in the Dugout provides an entertaining twist on sports medicine-related topics and current injury reports, and features special guests and more.

In addition to baseball news, the program covers a variety of current events in the world of sports and sports medicine. Dr. Beyer answers questions sent in by email and fields calls from listeners. For upcoming show dates, see the schedule below.

Alan H. Beyer, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery of the knee and total knee replacement. Dr. Beyer graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine. During his residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York, he became the Chief Resident of Orthopedics and completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic. His passion for sports influenced his decision to pursue this specialty and thus in a vocation where preserving an active lifestyle is a key focus.

Doctor In The Dugout Schedule

Day Date Time Guest(s)
Saturday 4/14/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Robert Pang PGA pro with Big Canyon to talk all things golf
Saturday 4/21/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Dontrelle Inman, former Los Angeles Charger wide receiver
Saturday 4/28/2018 12:00-1:00 PM  Dr. Jay Calvert, aka Dr. Hockey – to talk hockey playoffs and hockey-related injuries
Saturday 5/5/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Omar Bolden, former Denver Bronco safety, currently a free agent
Saturday 5/12/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Hank Azaria, actor, voice actor, comedian and producer known for starring in the comedy show ‘Brockmire,’in which he plays a baseball play-by-play announcer, and for his many voices of characters on The Simpsons.
Saturday 5/19/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Dr. Douglas Kalman, lead researcher for study of rice vs. whey protein on athletes
Saturday 5/26/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Jim Abbott, former Angeles’ pitcher born with one hand.
Saturday 6/2/2018 12:00-1:00 PM Robert Hamilton Owens, a 66-year-old endurance athlete who completed the World Marathon Challenge — seven marathons on seven continents on seven consecutive days.


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm