Athletic training is designed to optimize the return and participation of athletes to sporting activities as well as prevention of injury or re-injury. Athletic training encompasses the prevention, diagnosis and intervention of emergency, acute and chronic medical conditions involving impairment, functional limitations and disabilities.
- More specifically, a skilled service is performed by a state licensed professional for the evaluation, education and treatment of:
- Sports related orthopedic conditions, such as sprains, strains and fractures
- Post surgical intervention of sports related conditions such as ACL, mensical and SLAP repair
For more information about athletic training please visit the National Athletic Trainers Association website.