Athletic Training Services

Licensed Athletic Trainers are contracted with local schools, club teams, physician offices, and other athletic events. Athletic Trainers provide injury prevention, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injury.

What is an Athletic Trainer?

ATC in actionAn Athletic Trainer (ATC) is a licensed healthcare provider responsible for injury prevention, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries as well as medical conditions. ATC’s within the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Sports Health Program provide injury prevention assessments and return to sports activities to keep young athletes healthy and on the field.

Our team of athletic trainers not only assist our orthopedic physicians in a clinical setting, but also provide outreach services within the community. Our outreach services include providing sports medicine coverage for games, practices, sports leagues and special events. Athletic trainers also provide education seminars to the sports community and schools on injury prevention and proper tehcniques and drills. Learn more.

Nicklaus Children’s provides athletic training services

  • Archimedean Schools
  • Ben Sheppard Elementary
  • Divine Savior Academy
  • Miami Community Charter School
  • Palmer Trinity School
  • Somerset Academy South Homestead

Athletic Training educational partnerships with:

  • Barry University Athletic Training
  • FIU Athletic Training
  • University of Miami Athletic Training

Exclusive athletic training partnerships with:

  • Jr. Orange Bowl
  • Fast Twitch Training (Elite Under Amour Training facility)
  • Miami Xtreme Football League

Our Staff

Nicklaus Children’s athletic training services also includes a vast per diem staff to meet all coverage needs in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.
  • Roberto Gomez LAT, ATC, NASM-CES & CPT
  • Christian Gerstenkorn LAT, ATC
  • Andres Guerrero LAT, ATC
  • Andres Gutierrez LAT, ATC, NR-EMT
  • Aziza Chambers MS, ATC
  • Aliks Lorie MS, ATC, CSCS, CPT
Contact Sports Health
 855-NCH-SPRT
(855-624-7778)


Service Locations

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Nicklaus Children's Miramar Outpatient Center
12246 Miramar Parkway
Miramar Square
Miramar, FL 33025

Nicklaus Children's Sports Health Center
11521 South Dixie Highway
2nd Floor
Pinecrest, FL 33156

Nicklaus Children's West Kendall Outpatient Center
13400 SW 120th Street
Suite 100
Miami, FL 33186

Ranked Among the Best Children's Hospitals for Orthopedics by U.S News & World Report
Official First-Aid and Athletic Training Provider of the Junior Orange Bowl
Official First-Aid and Athletic Training Provider of the Junior Orange Bowl since 1997.