Dr. Christopher Dodson is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, who specializes in sports related injuries of the shoulder, elbow, and knee. He also deals with the advancement of biomechanics functionality in sports medicine. Dr. Dodson received both his B.A. and M.D. 'from Brown University. Dr. Maynard accepted an orthopedic residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery. 'Dr. Dodson was selected into a fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery for Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service.
Dr. Christopher Dodson is now an Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University. He is passionate about teaching his resident and medical students the most current medical practices. He is a lifelong learner who is driven by innovation. Dr. Dodson's acclaimed special interest in sports related injuries including rotator cuff injury, internal impingement, superior labral tears, and epicondylitis of the elbow. Dr. Dodson uses 'both traditional sport medicine surgical techniques and biomechanics laboratory assisted techniques in order to create a unique approach to surgery.
Dr. Dodson has received honors and awards from the following institutions: editorial board, Brown University; reviewer, Hospital for Special Surgery Journal; reviewer, Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research; reviewer, American Journal of Sports Medicine; Orthopedic Consultant, Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball Team; board certified, Orthopedic Surgery; and Assistant Team Physician, Philadelphia Eagles.
ACL Injuries All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures Arm Surgery Carpal Tunnel Release Elbow Arthroscopy Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Closed Elbow Tenotomy Excision of Femur or Knee Excision of Humerus Excision of Scapula Clavicle Rib or Sternum Excision of Tibia or Fibula Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment Closed Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair Fracture Care Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment Closed Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment Open Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Closed Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment Open Joint Drainage Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment Closed Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment Open Knee Arthroscopy Shoulder Arthroscopy Knee Surgery Myofascial Trigger Point Injection Nerve Block Somatic Neuroplasty Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement Rotator Cuff Surgery Shoulder Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Shoulder Fracture Treatment Tommy John Surgery Steroid Injection Trigger Point Injection Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate