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:

Sports medicine information for new student-athletes.
Sports medicine information for returning student-athletes.
Miramar Athletics physical exam form.
NCAA concussion fact sheet.

 

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