Certified Athletic Trainers

McLeod Certified Athletic Trainers work with many of the high school, college and professional teams in the region.

Health care professionals who render service or treatment, under the direction of or in collaboration with a physician, in accordance with their education and training and the state’s statutes, rules and regulations. As part of the health care team, services provided by athletic trainers include primary care, injury and illness prevention, wellness promotion and education, emergent care, examination and clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention, and rehabilitation or injuries and medical conditions.

  • Free Sports Physicals Performed for Participating Area High Schools

    McLeod Sports Medicine contracts with many area high schools and, during the spring season, offers a day of athletic pre-participation physicals for rising 9th through 12th grade athletes. For more information, call (843) 777-8167 or email aploeg@mcleodhealth.org. Free physicals for athletes from all area high schools contracted with McLeod Sports Medicine are available annually. The athletes must be rising 9th through 12th graders for the upcoming sports seasons. The one day physicals are held at McLeod Family Medicine Center located on the McLeod Regional Medical Center campus at 555 East Cheves Street, Florence, SC.

  • Saturday Injury Clinic Offers Free Evaluation for Fall Sports Participants

    From August to November on Saturdays (8:30-10 a.m.), McLeod Orthopedic Specialists, Certified Athletic Trainers and Family Medicine Residents evaluate injuries, take X-rays, apply splints/braces and refer athletes for further treatment, if needed. Clinics are held at McLeod Orthopaedics in Medical Office Building Five. 1005 East Cheves Street Florence SC. Call (843) 777-8167 or email hburgin@mcleodhealth.org, or aploeg@mcleodhealth.org.

  • Schools We Support with Certified Athletic Trainers

    • Cheraw High School
    • Chesterfield High School
    • Conway Christian School
    • Darlington High School
    • Dillon Christian School
    • Dillon High School
    • East Clarendon High School
    • Florence Christian School
    • Florence-Darlington Technical College
    • Francis Marion University
    • Hannah-Pamplico High School
    • Johnsonville High School
    • Lake City High School
    • Lake View High School
    • Lamar High School
    • Laurence Manning Academy
    • Lee Academy
    • Manning High School
    • Marion High School
    • Marlboro County High School
    • Mullins High School
    • Pee Dee Academy
    • Scotts Branch High School
    • Sneed Middle School
    • South Florence High School
    • Southside Middle
    • The King’s Academy
    • Trinity Collegiate School
    • West Florence High School
    • Williams Middle
    • Wilson High School
  • Colleges Supported by McLeod Certified Athletic Trainers

    Florence-Darlington Technical College
    Francis Marion University