Dr. Robert Watkins, III Among the Most Powerful in L.A. Sports

Dr. Robert Watkins, Co-Medical Director, Marina Del Rey Hospital Spine Center, was ranked number 27 out of the 50 most powerful people in L.A. Sports. The list, created by the Los Angeles New Group, is the first of its kind, and includes the most powerful owners, executives, athletes, agents and institutions in the Los Angeles’ sports scene.


Dr. Robert Watkins, Co-Medical Director, Marina Del Rey Hospital Spine Center, was ranked number 27 out of the 50 most powerful people in L.A. Sports. The list, created by the Los Angeles New Group, is the first of its kind, and includes the most powerful owners, executives, athletes, agents and institutions in the Los Angeles’ sports scene. Dr. Watkins also has the prestigious honor of being the only medical professional named to the list.

The article touts Dr. Watkin's contributions to the Los Angeles and national sports scene stating, "Watkins repaired Peyton Manning’s neck, Dwight Howard’s back and his clients include Wayne Gretzky, Don Mattingly, Troy Aikman and Joe Montana among many other distinguished athletes." 

The 2015 list was chosen by staff based on years of experience, and months of interviews and conversations. Dr. Watkins is ranked among top Los Angeles officials like Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Mayor, Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and athletes ranging from Lakers guard Kobe Bryant to Angels outfielder Mike Trout and Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw.

The Marina Del Rey Hospital staff and administration are honored to have Dr. Robert Watkins, III on staff at The Marina Spine Center. Read the full article here.

 

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