About Sports Medicine


The Dartmouth Sports Medicine Department serves the primary athletic health care needs of the men's and women's intercollegiate athletes of Dartmouth College.

Our main facility is the athletic training room located in Davis Varsity House, adjacent to Alumni Gym. The athletic training room is staffed by a team of nationally certified athletic trainers, each of whom is assigned to work with different teams through the year. The Sports Medicine Department is part of the Dartmouth College Health Service.


Coronavirus Update

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, our offices are currently open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday by appointment only. We are closed during intersession.

We continue to offer services to our student-athletes both remotely and in person. Our staff remain accessible by email and our facility clinics are open. If you have trouble contacting your athletic trainer, please let us know and another member of our staff will be happy to assist you.

Telehealth Visits & Web Booking:

We do offer telehealth appointments for consultations, follow-up visits, and even new assessments! Please email our office if you would like more information on our services. To web book a visit directly, follow the instructions below:

  1. Log into the Health Portal
  2. Navigate to "Appointments" in the menu.
  3. Click "Schedule an appointment."
  4. Select "Sports Medicine Zoom Telehealth Appointment," scroll down and continue.
  5. Follow the steps on the following pages to book a telehealth appointment time.


Contact Information

Primary Contact & Facility Numbers

  • Head Athletic Trainer, Benjamin Schuler: 603-646-1284
  • Office Manager-Sports Medicine, Tracy Purcell: 603-646-9419
  • Davis Varsity House athletic training room: 603-646-2472
  • Floren Varsity House athletic training room: 603-646-9772
  • Reilly Pavilion athletic training room: 603-646-2663
  • Sports Medicine fax: 603-646-6455

Mailing Address

HB 6083 (Alumni Gym)

Our Mission

The athletic training staff of the Dartmouth College Sports Medicine Department is committed to providing the highest quality athletic health care possible to the men and women athletes of Dartmouth College.

The athletic training staff will work in conjunction with the clinical staff at Dartmouth College Health Services and the Orthopedic Sports Medicine physicians at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. Our aim is to ensure that each athlete is provided with the appropriate education, evaluation, treatment, and/or rehabilitation program for each situation. Our goal is to effectively manage each athlete’s injury or illness so that they may safely return to physical activity with minimal time lost from their participation in sport.

We will strive to create a professional, friendly, and welcoming atmosphere in each of our athletic training facilities. We will maintain each of our athletic training facilities with the highest commitment to efficiency and cleanliness so that an appropriate healing environment is provided. We are committed to providing the most up-to-date treatment modalities, rehabilitation equipment possible.

Our staff is committed to maintaining the highest professional standards of quality consistent with the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. We are constantly engaged with continuing education activities in order to keep abreast of the most current information available regarding treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries.

Our goal is to become a leader in collegiate Sports Medicine programs, by providing consistently high quality care and education to our athletes in a positive and healthful atmosphere.