Welcome To MD Science of Sport


Dr. Behrang Dehkordi MD is a board certified sports medicine physician and former college and semi-pro soccer player who specializes in the health and fitness of soccer players and other top athletes. His expertise include injury treatment and prevention, strength and conditioning techniques, and nutrition optimization to help maximize athletic performance and minimize injury risk. He uses the latest research and state of the art techniques including ultrasound guided injections, platelet rich plasma, and prolotherapy to get athletes back in their game after injury.

He is the head team physician and medical director for professional soccer team San Diego 1904 FC and previously served as a team physician for the ASC San Diego and the University of San Diego Toreros. He completed his residency in family medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN and a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is board certified in family medicine and holds a CAQ (certificate of added qualification) in sports medicine as well as a FIFA Diploma in Football (soccer) Medicine. Dr. Dehkordi is also a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) and is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Family Physicians. He sees patients and clients both in Irvine, CA and at satellite locations in San Diego, CA and Solana Beach, CA as well as through telemedicine and private consultation.