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ATs are health care professionals that work with doctors to diagnose and treat sports injuries and other health problems.
Our athletic trainers also provide:
The National Athletic Trainers Association and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania certify UPMC Sports Medicine's more than 100 ATs.
Our ATs work with over 60 high schools, colleges, and pro sports teams throughout western Pennsylvania.
Our athletic training program offers:
UPMC Sports Medicine athletic trainers (ATs) and doctors provide medical coverage for all types of community sports events.
Our athletic trainerss also provide outreach programs, such as:
We offer these athletic development programs to:
During the fall, UPMC Sports Medicine ATs and other experts provide free sports injury evaluations.
To schedule an appointment for a free Saturday morning sports injury clinic, call 412-432-3775 or visit the Saturday Injury Clinic page for more details.
We use special testing software — known as ImPACT® — designed by UPMC Sports Medicine experts.
To learn more about concussion testing, call 1-855-93- SPORT (77678).
UPMC Sports Medicine Athletic Training and Development sponsors the following:
Dr. Freddie Fu created this scholarship program to increase student interest in sports medicine careers.
We award one scholarship of two thousand dollars ($2,000).
In return, the winner interns for six weeks during the summer at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex. The selected intern will perform duties much like those of a Physical Therapy Aide.
To make an appointment or learn more about our athletic training services, call UPMC Sports Medicine at 1-855-93-SPORT (77678).