Sports Medicine

Welcome to Collinsville Kahoks Athletic Training Room!

The CHS Athletic Training Department strives to provide for the health, safety & wellness of all CHS student athletes through injury prevention, evaluation, management, treatment and rehabilitation. Helping our athletes achieve athletic success, through proper injury care and education, is our highest goal. 

Amanda Baugher, Certified Athletic Trainer
618-346-6320 x 1195

Lindsey Katz, Certified Athletic Trainer
ApexNetwork Physical Therapy
1099 Beltline Rd, Ste. C
Collinsville, IL 62234
618-477-8550

Dr. Janiece Stewart
CHS Team Physician
Board Certified in Sports Medicine & Internal Medicine
BJC Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Specialists
#8 Sunset Hills Professional Center
Edwardsville, IL 62025
618-692-6109

Athletic Training Room opens at 1:00 pm daily. The ATR is located in the northwest corner of Fletcher gym, across the hall from the weight room.
 
Athletic Training
Athletic Training is an allied health profession that works to prevent, treat & rehabilitate athletic injuries. Learn more about athletic trainers and their role on the sports medicine team.

Injury Care
Injuries are an unfortunate part of sports. Many sites & resources are available to learn more about specific injuries and how to care for them.

Concussion
A concussion is a traumatic brain injury that interferes with normal brain function. It has a variety of symptoms and should be taken very seriously. For more information see:

Skin Infections/MRSA
Skin infections are problematic and become prevalent in sport due to frequent skin-to-skin contact. Learn how to prevent infection.
Nutrition
Proper nutrition is essential to health & athletic performance. Learn how to fuel your success with these resources.

Hydration
Thirsty? Learn more about proper hydration & playing it safe in the heat. 

Supplements
Protein? Creatine? Recovery Drinks? Pre-workout? Post workout? Does it really help? Is it worth the expense? These days there are lots of supplements & lots of questions. Many choices are on the market but not all are safe or legal. Find out more.