The Sports Medicine Department is a support service for the University of Houston Intercollegiate Athletics Department. Being an integral part of the University setting, the Intercollegiate Athletics Department functions to provide student-athletes with opportunities to develop their potentials in and through athletic participation. As part of the provisions of our service, the Athletic Department has a legal and ethical obligation to ensure heath care to all student-athletes.
The purpose of our Sports Medicine Department is to provide the best possible medical care and attention to our student-athletes. Our goal is to do everything in our realm to ensure the best care possible to our student-athletes.
Our policies and procedures follow the recommendations of our team physicians, the AMA, and the guidelines set forth by the NCAA.
DOMAINS AND SCOPE OF COVERAGE
- Prevention of injuries
- Recognize, evaluate, and assess injuries
- Administer first aid and provide immediate care
- Treatment, rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletes
- Organization and management
- Professional development
Main Athletic Training Room
Phone: (713) 743-9422
Fax: (713) 743-0679