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National Athletic Training Month 2020

Mar 18, 2020

March is National Athletic Training Month We are proud to have not one, but two athletic trainers in our office and we are celebrating them and their profession this month! What is an Athletic Trainer (AT)? An athletic trainer is not to be confused with a “trainer.” They are…

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

Meet the Staff September: Athletic Trainer Heather

Sep 27, 2019

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…

Melander Sports Medicine Welcomed a New Team Member

May 28, 2019

  Melander Sports Medicine is happy to announce the addition of a new sports medicine team member, Heather Koch. Heather is a certified athletic trainer licensed in the state of Missouri. She graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from Saint Louis University in 2013 and completed her…

Melander Sports Medicine is Hiring!

Feb 22, 2019

  Melander Sports Medicine is currently searching for a full-time Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) to join the team!! Please see the below job description for the position and submit all resumes and cover letters to Emily Cox at ecox@signaturehealth.net.   Job Title: Athletic Trainer/ Marketing Liaison Job Purpose: The athletic…

National Athletic Training Month 2017

Mar 31, 2017

It’s Sunday afternoon and you are sitting on your couch watching football. You hear, “What a sack! Tough hit for the quarterback. He appears to be hurt. The trainers are headed out to take a look at him.” Twitter comes alive.

Athletic Trainers: Unsung Heroes of Sports Medicine

Mar 7, 2016

National Athletic Training Month Melander Sports Medicine is proud to have the opportunity to work with so many Certified Athletic Trainers, both in our office and in multiple other outpatient settings. We understand the important role that athletic training has as a part of the sports medicine team and we…

Athletic Trainers- not “Trainers”

Mar 2, 2015

National Athletic Training Month Melander Sports Medicine is proud to have the opportunity to work with so many Certified Athletic Trainers. We understand the important role that athletic training has as a part of the sports medicine team and we appreciate all of the hard work that athletic trainers put…

Lindenwood Athletic Trainer Lends Expertise to St. Louis Rams

Sep 2, 2014

No one watches more replays than the league’s independent injury spotters, who sit high above the fields but never miss a beat of action. The MMQB was at the Rams-Saints preseason tilt to see the game through their unique perspective By: Jenny Vrentas 6   ST. LOUIS — It’s…