OAKLAND, Calif. - The Oakland A's named Dr. Jon Dickinson as Team Orthopedist and Dr. Will Workman as Associate Team Orthopedist, the club announced today. Dr. Allan Pont will return as Team Physician and Dr. Elliott Schwartz returns as Internal Medicine Consultant.
Dr. Dickinson is the Board Chairman of Presidio Surgery Center and an Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. He earned his B.S. degree in Human Biology at U.C. San Diego and attended Tulane School of Medicine where he obtained his M.D. degree in 1985. Dickinson completed his training at the University of California, San Francisco in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Workman is currently the Orthopedic Team Physician for the University of California, Berkeley as well as Los Medanos Community College, Acalanes High School and Northgate High School. He received his B.A. degree in Physiology in 1989 from the University of California, Berkeley and his M.D. from Tulane University School of Medicine in 1994. Workman was also Team Physician for the New England Patriots and Boston Bruins while serving as a Fellow in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at Harvard from 1999-2000.