Our Team

Everyone at the institute — from the physicians and nurses to the physical therapists and athletic trainers to the nutritionist, psychologist and chiropractor — is trained and experienced in the field of sports medicine. Our shared goal is to effectively prevent and/or manage injuries as we promote and enhance health and fitness.


Balch Thomas
Thomas Balch, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
shawn bastin
Shawn Bastin, MPT, MBA
Executive Director, Cabell Huntington Hospital
tom belmaggio
Tom Belmaggio, MS, ATC, CSCS
Director of MU Sports Medicine
michael bonar
Michael Bonar, PTA, CKTP
Physical Therapy Assistant
Brooks Kevin
Kevin Brooks, MS, ATC, CSCS
Certified Athletic Trainer
Burton Kevin
Kevin Burton, MA, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
robert chafin
Robert Chafin, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
DeMoss Andrew2
Andrew DeMoss, MS, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
chad fisher
Chad Fisher, Esq
Department Administrator, Marshall Orthopaedics
tom garton
Tom Garton, PT, OCS, SCS
Physical Therapist
Gwinn Grace
Grace Gwynn, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
Hagy Brittany
Brittany Hagy, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist
jason huffman
Jason Huffman, PT
Physical Therapist
matt hutchinson
Matt Hutchinson, PTA, CKTP
Physical Therapy Assistant
Morris Alyssa
Alyssa Morris, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
shadow staff
William Nichols, DC
Chiropractor
billy racer
Billy Racer, PT, OCS, SCS
Physical Therapist
jess runyon
Jess Runyon, MS, RD, CSSD, LD
Board-certified Sports Dietitian
shadow staff3
Colby Sayer, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
Webb Sarah
Sarah Webb, MS, ATC, CES
Certified Athletic Trainer
Welch Steve
Steve Welch, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer
Wingate Erin
Erin Wingate, MS, ATC
Certified Athletic Trainer