Our Sports Medicine Program is dedicated to providing area athletes with the best care possible by preventing, recognizing and managing sports injuries, including concussions.
Athletic Training Services
Our certified athletic trainers provide services for three area high schools in Glynn Country. These services include practices, athletic events and daily athletic training room hours during the school year. Each trainer is experienced in concussion recognition and management as well as ImPACT concussion testing for high-risk sports.
Certified Athletic Trainers
Our certified athletic trainers are skilled and experienced in the prevention of sports injuries and the management of athletes' health and well-being. They also assist in the rehabilitation of injured athletes and work with players both on and off the field. Our Certified athletic trainers work under the supervision of Beau Sasser, M.D., board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and director of the Sports Medicine Program.
Youth and Community Outreach Services
In addition to our area schools, we offer our expertise to local youth and community sports organizations. Services include:
- Athletic training services at special events
- Concussion education, prevention and management
- ImPACT concussion testing
- ACL (anterior crucilate ligament) injury prevention
- Sports performance enhancement
- Student athletic training
- American Heart Association CPR and first-aid certifications
- Pre-participation physical evaluations
- Education for coaching staff, athletes and parents
- Conditioning program development
- Sports nutrition
- Body fat testing
Student Athletic Trainer Camp, June 14-16, 2016Our Student Athletic Training Program exposes students to the foundations of various health related careers and gives them with important life skills. For more information, please contact Chantal Pierre, ATC at 912-466-5745.
“Dr. Beau Sasser’s Sports Medicine Blog”
This online forum is dedicated to educating the community on current sports medicine practices. Blog followers enjoy a wide range of sports medicine topic discussions, including tips on healthy living, training tips for a 5K and the impact athletic trainers have on the safety and health of student athletes.
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