Mount St. Mary's Sports Medicine Policies & Education

Concussion Policy

Baseline ImPACT Concussion Testing

Severe Weather & Lightning Policy

Pregnancy Policies

2017-18 Banned Drugs

Sickle Cell Education

ADHD Education


Mount St. Mary's Athletic Trainers


Mark Myers
Head Athletic Trainer
Hannah Copenhaver
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Rachel Fries
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Holly Deckert
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Kristopher Bernando
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Shannon Hestor
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Matthew Dechant
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Joseph Franklin
Assistant Athletic Trainer



Mount St. Mary's Team Physicians




Vikram Sodhi, MD, MHA, FAAFP
Head Team Physician

  • Education & Training
    Medical School: Kasturba Medical College/ SUNY University at Buffalo Family Medicine Residency
    Orthopaedic Sports Medicine: SUNY University at Buffalo Sports Medicine Fellowship/ Fellow American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Certifications & Affiliations
    Board Certified in Family Medicine by American Board of Family Medicine



 Jason Mathews, MD
Team Physician

  • Education & Training Details
    Undergraduate: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Medical School: St. George’s University School of Medicine
    Family Medicine Residency: University of Louisville
    Sports Medicine Fellowship: New York Medical College
  • Certification & Affiliation Details
    Board Certified, American Board of Family Medicine
    CAQ Eligible, Sports Medicine
    Member of the American Academy of Family Physicians
    Member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
    Member of the American College of Sports Medicine
  • Professional Interests
    Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    Concussion Management / Return to play
    Fracture Management
    Custom Bracing
    Sports Medicine
  • Personal Interests
    Family, Travel, Food, Sports



David Kowalk, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Education & Training: University of Michigan Medical School, Orthopaedic Research Fellowship, Univ. of Virginia.
    Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, Univ. of Virginia, Sports Medicine Fellowship, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA.
  • Certifications & Affiliations: Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Arthroscopy Association of North America member
  • Professional Interests: Sports Medicine, Knee and Shoulder disorders
  • Personal Interests: Running




Mihir Jani, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Education & Training Undergraduate: Johns Hopkins University, BA Biophysics. Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery: Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital Fellowship, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Certifications & Affiliations: American Board of Orthpaedic Surgery Certification in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Member American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine