Every student-athlete at the University of Kentucky is entitled to state-of-the-art medical care while participating as a Kentucky Wildcat. The Athletic Training/Medical Staff coordinates and delivers professional and comprehensive preventative treatment, rehabilitation and counseling services to all UK athletes. The Athletic Medical Staff is comprised of a Head Team Physician, Sports Medicine Team Physicians and Orthopedic Team Physicians, as well as several Physicians in specialty areas that are available for consultations. The full-time certified Athletic Training Staff consists of a Director of Sports Medicine, Head Athletic Trainer, and five Staff Assistants. There are 11 certified graduate assistants, and several undergraduate students that play a vital role in the Athletic Training Program.