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PROVIDENCE SPORTS MEDICINE

WELCOME TO THE 2016-2017 SEASON!

ATHLETIC TRAINING COVERAGE PROVIDED BY:

 

⇒Watchhow Carolinas Healthcare System is ensuring that Charlotte-Mecklenburg students stay safe on the field, on the court and in their everyday lives.

WHAT DOES AN ATHLETIC TRAINER DO?

                                      

Provide "Athletic Training Services"* to student athletes under the direction of the team physician or by written referral from a physician, and in accordance with state athletic training practice act.

  • Maintain appropriate general treatment orders to be reviewed annually and approved by the team physician.
  • Provide athletic training services for all home athletic contests and away varsity football games. If a conflict arises between an away varsity football game and a home contest, the varsity football event will supersede.
  • Act as liaison between family physicians and specialists, the school district, athletes and their parents.
  • Maintain accurate records of injuries, treatments and provide insurance claim forms for sports injuries treated by a physician.
  • Develop and maintain a budget for the athletic training program.
  • Schedule and be present for pre-participation sports physicals.
  • Provide the coaches and athletic director with a list of athletes medically eligible to compete under district and state rules and regulations.
  • Assist the athletic director as requested.

* Athletic Training Services: The management and provision of care of injuries to a physically active person as defined in the state practice act with the direction of a licensed physician. The term includes the rendering of emergency care, development of injury prevention programs and providing appropriate preventative and devices for the physically active person. The term also includes the assessment, management, treatment, rehabilitation and recondition of the physically active person whose conditions are within the professional preparation and education of a certified athletic trainer.  The term also includes the use of modalities such as mechanical stimulation, heat, cold, light, air, water, electricity, sound, massage and the use of therapeutic exercises, reconditioning exercise and fitness programs.

HEART OF A CHAMPION

JUNE 2RD, 2018

 

Click here for 2018 Heart of a Champion Details & information!


 

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PROVIDENCE SPORTS MEDICINE STAFF

Kevin Thornton, LAT, ATC

ASST. ATHLETIC TRAINER/ORTHOCAROLINA

Phone: 479-301-5360

Alicia Fogarty, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN

Team Dietitian/Sports Nutritionist

SCHOOL INFORMATION

PROVIDENCE HIGH SCHOOL

Address1800 Pineville-Matthews Rd.
                Charlotte, NC 28270
Phone:    (980) 343-5390
Fax:        (980) 343-3956

Directions to PHS

PHYSICIANS/PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

Dr. Dana Piasecki, MD
Orthopedic Team Physician

Margaret L. Lynch, PA-C, ATC
Orthopedic Team Physician Assistant


OrthoCarolina Sports Medicine Center
1915 Randolph Road
Charlotte, NC 28207

► For an appointment please call (704) 323-3000. Please state that you are a      Providence student-athlete.



 

Dr. Catherine Rainbow, MD
Family Practice Physician/Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine & Injury Care Center - Ballantyne
14214 Ballantyne Road, Suite 105
Charlotte, NC 28277

► For an appointment please call (704) 863- HURT (4878), and request Dr. Catherine Rainbow. Please state that you are a Providence High School student-athlete.

Dr. David Wiercisiewski, MD
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Physician

Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates - Charlotte
225 Baldwin Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28204

Phone: 704-376-1605
 

* For other SMIC locations, please click here.

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