Bradley C. Bley, D.O., FAAP, RMSK, CSCS
Dr. Bley is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and Primary Care Sports Medicine, and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and certified in musculoskeletal ultrasound(RMSK). The new Registered in MusculoskeletalTM (RMSKTM) sonography credential and musculoskeletal exam raises the standard of musculoskeletal sonography practice worldwide and promotes best practices for enhanced patient safety.
He specializes in:
Primary Care Sports Medicine, including:
Sports-related and other musculoskeletal injuries
Mild traumatic brain injury (concussion)
Athletes with chronic or acute illness (such as infectious mononucleosis, asthma, and diabetes)
Nutrition and performance issues
Exercise prescription to increase fitness
“Return to play” decisions in the sick or injured athlete
Ultrasound-guided procedures including joint and tendon injections, platelet-rich plasma and percutaneous needle tenotomy
Strength training and conditioning
After earning his undergraduate degree from Boston University, Dr. Bley worked as an American College of Sports Medicine certified Health and Fitness Instructor. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Following his dual residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Christiana Care/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Dr. Bley completed his fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Massachusetts where he cared for professional and recreational athletes.
Dr. Bley works with many local high schools. He was recently nominated by Governor Jack Markell to the Board of Directors for the Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association. As such, Dr. Bley is the only medical member of the board which provides administrative oversight to high school athletics throughout the State of Delaware.
He is very active as a teacher and currently serves as the Assistant Program Director for the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship and as Faculty for the Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program at Christiana Care Health System. Dr. Bley is also a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University.