Office Phone: 612-626-9488
Curtis Simondet joined the Athletic Medicine staff at the University of Minnesota as an Assistant Athletic Trainer working with Gopher Wrestling, while overseeing Baseball and Softball in September of 2016. Prior to joining the staff he spent 6 seasons as a Minor League Athletic Trainer with the Minnesota Twins Baseball Club. He finished his time there with the Low A affiliate in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Curtis also spent his off seasons at Sports and Orthopedics Specialists in Edina, MN.
A graduate from the University of Minnesota – Duluth in 2009 with a Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training and a minor in Psychology. He then went on to St. Cloud State University to get a Masters of Science in Sports Medicine with a focus on Biomechanics. His thesis project was about the effects of traumatic brain injuries and neurocognitive disorders later in life. While at St. Cloud State he was a graduate assistant with his primary sport coverage being wrestling, but also worked with football, soccer, and softball.
Curtis holds certifications in M1 Graston Technique ®, Functional Movement Screening level 1, Selective Functional Movement Assessment level 1, and American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider.
Curtis currently resides in Minneapolis with his wife Alyse.
Management of upper extremity injuries (Return to throw programs, overhead athlete)
Patellar Femoral Conditions
Faces of Fearless: Jack Kramer
12/14/2017 - General Release
Kramer always had interest as a child in taking his toys apart and then putting them back together. He also had an interest in things that fly.
Through the Lens - Owen Webster
12/14/2017 - Wrestling
Owen Webster did not start his college wrestling career at the University of Minnesota, but now that he has arrived, he is setting new goals and doing everything he can to reach them.
Ogunrinde Honored at Minnesota Sports Awards
12/14/2017 - W. Track & Field
Temi Ogunrinde was named the Collegiate Athlete of the Year presented by Sports Minneapolis Wednesday night.