Beach Cities Orthopedics & Sports Medicine came together in 2008 with the visions of two renowned orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Brad Thomas and Dr. William Mealer. Together, they have created their dream of offering affordable healthcare in an amazing facility, providing everything from in-office physical therapy to MRI. They continue to grow their practice as their patients' needs expand and have become leaders in a new level of healthcare in California.


Doctor of Medicine: 1995 University of Southern California
Residency: 2000 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Fellowship: 2001 Southern California Center of Sports Medicine


Doctor of Medicine: 1982 University of Miami
Residency: 1987 University of Miami


Anthony Ahn, MD

Doctor of Medicine: 1998 Brown University
Residency: 2003 NYU Hospital
Fellowship: 2004 Tufts University

John Cha, DPM

Doctor of Medicine: University of California, Berkeley
Residency: Hawthorne Hospital

Andrew Foster, MD

Doctor of Medicine: Ohio State University
Residency: Ohio State University
Fellowship: Matta Hip and Pelvis Reconstruction, St. John's Hospital, Santa Monica CA


John Georgio, MD

Doctor of Medicine: 2004 American University of the Caribbean
Residency: University of California, San Francisco

Pranay Patel, MD

Doctor of Medicine: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Chicago
Fellowship: University of Southern California Combined Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spine Fellowship

Michael Shapiro, MD

Doctor of Medicine: University of Miami
Residency: Mt. Sinai Hospital Medical Center/University of Chicago 


Lindsey Spragg, MD

Doctor of Medicine: Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Residency: University of Southern California
Fellowship: Kaiser Permanente Orange County Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Vincent Valdez, MD

Doctor of Medicine: University of Colorado
Residency: University of Southern California

Irish Dorsey, MSPAS, PA-C

Bachelor of Science: Morehead State University
Master of Physician Assistant Studies: South University - Tampa