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The Dean College Sports Medicine Department provides professional health care services for all sport and dance athletes enrolled at the college. This health care includes: injury evaluations, treatments and rehabilitation of injuries sustained during supervised practices, games, dance classes and performances in accordance with the mission of the college.
students are automatically enrolled in and charged for the Dean College Student
Health Plan unless proof of comparable coverage is provided. If a student has
her or his own health insurance and declines enrollment in the College health
plan, the student must complete the online Dean College Insurance Waiver Form.
(This link is only available during specific enrollment dates):
It is important to note that
the burden of proof of participating in a SHP approved health insurance with
comparable coverage falls on the student.
By completing and submitting
the insurance waiver, the student accepts responsibility for all medical and/or
mental health expenses incurred should his/her own insurance prove
The Athletic Department maintains
a catastrophic health insurance policy that may provide student
athletes, who are injured while participating in an intercollegiate sport, with
additional benefits. This policy is for medical expenses incurred by a student
athlete after a $25,000 deductible has been satisfied. Any payments made
by your health insurance company and your out-of-pocket expenses are applied
towards this deductible.
head coaches are required to complete concussion awareness testing;
additionally, all athletes experiencing concussion symptoms must be cleared by
our full-time athletic trainers prior to return to the playing field.
Brian S. Stefanik Med, LATC, EMT CSCS Licensed Athletic Trainer (508) 541-1818 Brian received Masters in Education from Springfield College in 1992, and his Bachelor of Science in Education from Syracuse University in 1990.Ricky PimbleMed, LATC Licensed Athletic Trainer (508) 541- 1823 Ricky received his Masters in Athletic Training from Bridgewater State University in 2010 and his Bachelor of Science degree in 2008.Amanda DonahueM.S., LATC Licensed Athletic Trainer (508) 541-1813 Amanda received her Master of Science in Kinesiology from University of Illinois in 2012 and her Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training from Northeastern University in 2010.Dr. Joseph PugleasaMD, Team Orthopedic(508) 458-4300
Dean College is equipped with 2 state of the art medical training rooms serving the athletics department and the Joan Palladino School of Dance. Athletics training room is located in Pieri gymnasium room 5 and dance athletic training room located in basement of campus center.Athletics Hours of OperationMonday - Friday9-11am Appointments Only11-3pm Evaluations, treatments and rehabilitation 3-8pm Practice Supervision
School of Dance Hours of OperationMonday-Friday9:30-5:30 Evaluations, treatments, rehabilitation Medical ServicesMedical SuppliesWater, ice, bottles, splints and crutches are provided for all visiting teams. Moist heat is only provided accompanied with a doctor prescription.A licensed certified athletic trainer will supervise all home games.
For home football games; board certified orthopedic and an ambulance
will be on-site assisting the certified athletic trainer with medical
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