Meet the Staff September: Athletic Trainer Heather

Sep 27, 2019 Heather Koch, Athletic Trainer at Melander Sports Medicine, enjoying a treat.

Meet the Staff September: Heather

Each day this week Melander Sports Medicine will introduce you to another member of the team. Today we are getting to know more about Heather, the certified athletic trainer for Dr. Melander.

Heather recently started with the practice in April and has been helping with casting, injury evaluations, brace fitting, and patient phone calls and questions. She is also responsible for all of Melander Sports Medicine social media pages.

We sat down and interviewed Heather and this is what we learned:

  • Heather has worked with Dr. Melander for nearly 6 months, but has been in the orthopedic industry for 5 years.
  • Her favorite color is Green.
  • In her free time she enjoys working out, playing bingo, and getting pampered.
  • She enjoys vacationing to the beach and the mountains.
  • Her favorite food(s) are pizza and donuts. She loves to try out new places to eat.
  • Her favorite animal is a flamingo. She loves their pink color.
  • She is a St. Louis Cardinals & Blues fan but she also roots for the Atlanta Falcons football team!
  • Her favorite movie is Hitch with Will Smith. Actually, any movie with Will Smith is a good one.
  • If she could have any superpower she would like to time travel.

For more information about Heather and her professional background, you can visit our about page.

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Categories: Health and Wellness, Sports Medicine