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
Gophers Break Ground on Golf Facility
6/22/2018 - M. Golf
The University of Minnesota officially broke ground on its new indoor golf training facility Friday afternoon in St. Paul. The facility is expected to be ready for use by both the Gopher ...
Pettersen Signs with St. Paul Saints
6/22/2018 - Baseball
Another graduating Gopher will see his playing career continue as infielder Luke Pettersen has signed on with the local St. Paul Saints of the American Association.
Elite Access: Gophers at Target Field
6/22/2018 - Football
The entire Gopher Football team traveled to Target Field in Minneapolis to watch the Minnesota Twins play the Boston Red Sox in June.