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Athletic Training / Sports Medicine

Athletic Training / Sports Medicine

Staff:

Athletic Trainer:

Tosh Tepraseuth, MS ATC CES 

Team Physicians:

Amy Leu DO

Sonya Ahmed MD

Location & Hours:

Building J-202 Athletic Training Room

Hours vary depending on team schedules and daily events.

 

Mission Statement:

The San Diego Miramar Sports Medicine Department specializes in injury and illness prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation services and athlete education for every student-athlete. The Athletic Trainer is committed to pursuing the changing needs of the student-athletes and the sports medicine community.

What is an Athletic Trainer?
"A certified athletic trainer (ATC) is a highly educated and skilled professional specializing in the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries. In cooperation with physicians and other allied health personnel, the ATC functions as an integral member of the athletic healthcare team in secondary schools, colleges and universities, sports medicine clinics, professional sports programs, industrial settings and other healthcare environments." (NATA, 2000)
Files for athlete physicals:

 

Links

National Athletic Training Association:  www.nata.org

National Athletic Training Association Board of Certification: www.bocatc.org

Far West Athletic Training Association: www.fwatad8.org

Consistent with the mission of San Diego Miramar College, Miramar Jets Intercollegiate Athletics will strive for academic and athletic excellence by offering model programs that fit the needs, interests, and abilities of our male and female student-athletes. In this context, excellence is focused on the physical, emotional, and intellectual well being to develop meaningful standards of character, respect, responsibility, integrity, leadership, and sportsmanship within the educational and social environment, through highly qualified educators, coaches, and state-of-the-art facilities.