Head Team Physician
Dr. Dodson is a board certified Sports Medicine surgeon and a Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University. He serves as Head Team Physician for the Philadelphia 76ers and is Associate Head Orthopaedic Surgeon for the Philadelphia Eagles. Dr. Dodson was previously an assistant team physician for the Philadelphia Flyers and is currently a consultant for the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Pittsburgh Pirates, and the NHL. He also is the current head team physician for Eastern University and previously served as head team physician for Bryn Athyn College.
Assistant Medical Team Physician
Dr. Jeremy Close is board certified in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. He serves as the assistant team physician for the Philadelphia 76ers and team physician for the Philadelphia Phillies. Dr. Close established the first Division of Sports & Exercise Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University and co-directs the Athlete Health Organization, providing free physicals to student athletes in underserved communities.
Assistant Orthopedic Team Physician
Bradford Schofield Tucker, M.D. is double board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in orthopaedic sports medicine and general orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Tucker is assistant team orthopaedic surgeon for the Philadelphia Phillies and Philadelphia 76ers. He is also the team orthopaedic surgeon for The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and Cumberland County Community College baseball team as well as Ocean City and Absegami High Schools.
His clinical interests include the injured athlete, shoulder instability, rotator cuff tears, knee ligament reconstruction including the ACL, and cartilage restoration procedures. Dr. Tucker is an Associate Professor at Thomas Jefferson University, a clinical faculty member at Stockton College, and is involved in evidence based, peer reviewed orthopaedic research, with multiple publications and book chapters to his credit.
Head Medical Team Physician
Dr. Mehallo is a board certified non-surgical sports medicine physician. He serves as a consultant to several Delaware County high schools and is the sports medicine physician for Cheyney University and Neumann College.