sports medicine

NovaCare Partnership

NovaCare Rehabilitation, the leader in physical therapy and Sports Medicine, is the exclusive Sports Medicine provider to the University of Cincinnati and over 27 area high schools, Middle Schools, Colleges, and professional teams.  From football players to soccer moms and from weekend warriors to working professionals, injuries happen, and when they do, let NovaCare’s team of professionals get you back in the action.  For a center near you, call (513) 671-6362 or visit

All Athletic Training Services are provided by Nova Care.  Brandy Vinson is the contracted trainer for all Mt Healthy athletes-please contact her at for any concerns.

Your child now has access to a Sports Medicine Team* should an injury occur to him/her!

Brandy Vinson

Mt. Healthy Athletic Trainer. Athletic Trainers (ATs) are health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions.  Brandy works at the high school and covers home athletic events.

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Brandy Vinson AT

Dr. Christ Utz

Mt. Healthy team Doctor, UC Orthopedics. Christopher J. Utz, MD is an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Cincinnati and is fellowship-trained in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy. He is committed to providing medical and surgical management to high school, college, and professional athletes as well as patients trying to maintain an active lifestyle. He specializes in arthroscopic treatment of shoulder, knee, and hip pathology.

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Dr. Chris Utz