University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Sports Medicine Philosophy Statement

The Sports Medicine Department at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is dedicated to the evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation, and preventative care for all of the student-athletes competing at this institution. The primary line of care is provided by four Certified Athletic Trainers on staff, as well as, several physicians in the local community.

Who are Certified Athletic Trainers at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs?

Certified Athletic Trainers are allied health care professionals that are nationally certified by the National Athletic Trainers' Association. Their role delineation is to prevent, provide emergency care, evaluate, manage and rehabilitate injuries associated with athletic participation. These individuals also serve as administrative personnel in the Sports Medicine Department as well as educating and counseling student-athletes on their current injury status and possible future. This health care professionals work under direction of a board certified medical physician.

Here are some of our major sponsors for the sports medicine program at University of Colorado at Colorado Springs:

CSOG

Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group

front range

Front Range Medical Arts

AOP

Audubon Orthotics & Prosthetics