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The Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) is a medical professional who specializes in the prevention, assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries and illnesses that occur to athletes and the physically active. As a part of a complete health care team, the ATC works under the direction of a licensed physician and in cooperation with other health care professionals.

Athletic Training at Morristown East has been provided by Rehab Group of Morristown to deliver quality health care to our student-athletes.

As health care providers, an Athletic Trainer is educated and qualified to:

  • Determine an athlete's readiness to participate in sports
  • Promote safe and appropriate practice, competition and treatment facilities
  • Develop injury and illness prevention strategies
  • Provide for on-site recognition, evaluation and immediate treatment of injury and illness with appropriate referrals when needed
  • Facilitate rehabilitation and reconditioning after injury
  • Provide scientifically sound health and wellness information

Should your athlete be injured and you have questions regarding their medical care or the need for a possible referral please contact:  

Timothy A. Utt, MA, ATC/LAT (865) 740-8612   

or Rehab Group of Morristown   (423) 317-9699

*****Morristown East Sports Medicine would like to thank the following, for their continued support and dedication to East High Athletics.

Chris Cole, PT and Matt Barnes PT, ATC/LAT, Rehab Group of Morristown

Matthew Rappe, M.D., Knoxville Orthopedic Clinic

Paul Becker, M.D., Knoxville Orthopedic Clinic