Athletic Training

Johnson County Community College’s athletic training department has one of the most highly trained and highly skilled staffs in the country.

For JCCC Athletes

Athletic Training Team

  • Bill Buese, ATC, head athletic trainer
  • Ben Edwinson, ATC, associate athletic trainer
  • Mary Portwood, ATC, associate athletic trainer
  • A team of athletic training students who study and work with the program before transferring to an accredited athletic training school

Medical Team

  • Lead team physician
  • Four orthopedic surgeons
  • Chiropractor
  • Dentist

Services Provided

  • Preventative conditioning programs
  • Rehabilitation programs in cooperation with the conditioning coaches
  • Barbara Gill Lifetime Fitness Center for therapeutic exercise
  • Year-round medical care from the medical team 

The athletic training facility is located in the JCCC Gym building, and the training room facilities at JCCC are top quality.

Related Links

National Athletic Trainers Association
National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification
Center for Accreditation of Athletic Trainer Education
Kansas Athletic Trainers Society
Drug Free Sports