Casey G. Batten, MD is a double board-certified physician, certified in
Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. He is Director of Primary Care Sports
Medicine at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic and serves as Lead Primary
Care Sports Medicine Physician for the Los Angeles Rams.
Dr. Batten holds a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology-Exercise Science
from the University of Wisconsin. After attending medical school at the
Medical College of Wisconsin, he completed his residency in Family Medicine
at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine-Chattanooga Unit. Batten
went on to complete his fellowship with the UC Davis-UC Berkeley Sports
Prior to joining Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Dr. Batten served at the
University of California, Berkeley starting in 2006 as an Assistant Team
Physician, and in 2010 was named Head Team Physician for the University
of California Department of Athletics. Prior to Cal, Dr. Batten was an
Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedics at the University of California,
Dr. Batten continues as an invited speaker on various sports medicine topics
on a local and national level, and also serves as a peer reviewer for
two respected sports medicine publications. He has published on topics
such as concussion and physical activity factors in adolescent athletes.
Dr. Batten is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
as well as the NFL Physicians Society.