About Dr. David B. Dickerson

  Training and Education:  

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of Louisiana – Lafayette , Lafayette, Louisiana 
  • Medical Degree:Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, Shreveport, Louisiana    
  • Internship:  Greenville Hospital System, Greenville, South Carolina 
  • Residency:  Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, New Jersey  
  • Fellowship: Plancher Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, New York, New York 

Certifications and Associations:  

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) 
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS) 
  • New Jersey Orthopaedic Society  

Office Locations:   

  • 780 Route 37 W, Suite 330, Toms River, NJ 
  • 1131 Broad St., Suite 201, Shrewsbury, NJ 

Hospital Affiliations: 

  • Community Medical Center, Toms River, NJ 
  • Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ 
  • Ocean Medical Center, Brick, NJ  

Specialty areas:

  • Sports Medicine injuries    
  • Reconstruction of the shoulder, knee, hip, elbow, and ankle 
  • Pediatric Injuries 

Dr. Dickerson is a native of Louisiana and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Louisiana – Lafayette with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. He went on to earn an M.D. from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. After completing his internship in Greenville, South Carolina, Dr. Dickerson completed a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, New Jersey. He furthered his training in Sports Medicine at the Orthopaedic Foundation for Active Lifestyles in Connecticut and New York.  Although he specializes in arthroscopic and reconstructive procedures of the shoulder, knee, ankle, elbow, and hip, Dr. Dickerson also performs total joint replacement and manages traumatic bone and joint injuries in both adults and children.

He leads an active lifestyle participating in car racing, running, and golf.

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Phone: 732-691-4898


Fax: 732-608-8950




780 Route 37 W, Suite 330 Toms River, NJ 08755 (Ocean County)

1131 Broad St. Suite 104 Building A, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702 (Monmouth County)