Sports Medicine

Oklahoma Baptist University (OBU) Sports Medicine Services

The Oklahoma Baptist University Sports Medicine Program serves to support the ideals of Oklahoma Baptist University by its commitment to excellence in education and to the pursuit of higher christian values through the self-knowledge and personal development that come from participation in athletics activity. The Sports Medicine Program is dedicated to the development of the whole person and the integration of ethical values consistent with the Mission Statement of Oklahoma Baptist University.

OBU Sports Medicine strives to provide comprehensive medical care and treatment of the highest quality for all student-athletes participating in intercollegiate sports sponsored by OBU Athletics. The program focuses on intensive preventative measures and education related to pre-injury and overtraining recognition to reduce the likelihood of acute and chronic injuries. Student athletes receive care from a multidisciplinary team of health and allied health professionals striving to help maximize human performance and reduce incidence of sport-related injury and illnesses.

  • The health and welfare of the student-athlete shall be paramount in the department.
  • OBU Sports Medicine strives to develop a program that effectively utilizes the talents of a diverse staff. Through communication, creativity and innovation, the athletic training staff, team physicians, and allied health specialists collaborate in a team approach in order to meet the needs of the student-athlete. The student-athlete will work with the most educated and clinically proficient certified athletic trainers available, who are held to high standards from their peers, as well as the OBU Department of Athletics.
  • In addition to injury prevention, treatment and rehabilitation, student-athlete education will also be made available in the area of lifelong health practices. Through the vast referral network within the department, this education will be tailored to meet the interests of the student-athlete.
  • The Sports Medicine staff shall also be aggressive in pursuing its own continuing education as to remain on the cutting edge of the ever changing sports medicine horizon, allowing the department to provide the best available health care to its student-athletes.

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Student Athlete Requirements

Physical Forms

Visiting Teams

Visiting Football Teams

Mission Statement

Sports Medicine Student Worker Application