Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine at Simmons College is dedicated to the overall health and well-being of all student-athletes. In coordination with the Student Health Center and team physicians the sport's medicine staff helps to ensure proper preventative measures, treatment and rehabilitation of all injuries, and safe and quick returns to athletic participation.

Student-Athletes at Simmons are fortunate to have access to some of the best medical care in the world.  Click below to visit the Athletic Training staff as well as the team of physicians dedicated to getting the Sharks back onto the field and keeping them healthy all year round.

 

Simmons College Athletics Training Staff





Michael J. Welch

Head Athletic Trainer
Strength and Conditioning Coordinator

 

 

 

Shelby Wozmak

Assistant Athletic Trainer 

 

 

 

   
   

Information for Simmons Athletes

Information for Visiting Teams

 

 

Athletic Training Hours:

Check for updated hours on Simmons Sports Medicine's Facebook Page or on Twitter

*Saturday and Sunday schedules will be dictated by practice/competition schedules

*Hours are subject to change as needed for competitions and changes in practice times

 

 

 

Simmons College Athletics Team Physicians

 

Arun Ramappa, MD

Chief Team Physician

Orthopedic surgeon and Chief of Sports Medicine
and Shoulder Surgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston

 

Joseph DeAngelis, MD

Specializes in Sports Injuries

Orthopedic Surgeon at
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 

 

 

 

Ryan Friedberg, MD

Specializes in
Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Sports Medicine Physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 

 

John-Paul Hezel, MD

Specializes in
Orthopaedics

 

 

Bridget Quinn, MD

Specializes in Sports Injuries

Primary Care Sports Medicine and Emergency Medicine
Physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 

 

 

   

Preeti Shastri, MD

Non-operative Sports Medicine Specialist at
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 


  Kevin E. Samaha, PA-C, ATC, OTC

Specializes in Orthopaedic and
Sports Medicine

Physician Assistant within the Division of Sports Medicine of the Carl J. Shapiro Department of Orthopaedics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 

 


Julie A. Ruane, MSN, MBA, ATC, ACNP-BC

Specializes in Musculoskeletal & Sports Medicine

Nurse Practitioner within the Division of Sports Medicine of the Carl J. Shapiro Department of Orthopaedics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 

 


Courtney Dawson, MD

Specializes in Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Surgery and Fractures

Orthopaedic Surgeon at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 



Jeffrey Zilberfarb, MD

Specializes in Shoulder and Sports
Medicine Injuries

Staff Orthopedic Surgeon at
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center