The Institute for Athletic Medicine (IAM) provides certified athletic trainers to Twin Cities metro area schools and for sporting events. In addition, IAM has provided athletic training services for the Women's World Hockey Championships, National Jr. Olympic Boys Gymnastic competition, and exclusively for the Minnesota State High School League Championships. Our athletic trainers have expertise and training in prevention, treatment and reconditioning athletic injuries. Sports include football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, hockey, gymnastics and wrestling. Some schools cover softball, baseball and track.
Free Injury Screening for Student Athletes
Free injury screening is available to injured student athletes by the Institute for Athletic Medicine. A physical therapist or athletic trainer will evaluate the injury and recommend a course of treatment. Call 612-672-7100 to schedule an appointment.
24-Hour Athletic Medicine Hotline
An injury hotline service staffed by athletic trainers who answer calls about sports-related injuries 24-hours a day. Athletic Medicine Hotline: 952-920-8850 (metro area only).
On request, coaches workshops are conducted by IAM certified athletic trainers. Presentation topics include emergency management, injury evaluation and treatment, and taping techniques in both lecture and hands-on training format.
Pre-Season Fitness/Injury Assessments
Pre-season fitness/injury assessments are offered before fall and winter sports seasons for local high schools and colleges. Assessments performed by physical therapists and certified athletic trainers. Physicians are also available for physical exams or for special concerns and further evaluation.