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Community Service

OPA is proud to play an active role in the community through sponsorships, memberships and the services of our certified athletic trainers to high school athletics and many other community programs throughout the region, provided free of charge.

OPA Athletic Trainers Work in the Community

OPA’s team of full-time certified athletic trainers serves the needs of student athletes, coaches and parents throughout the Anchorage and Mat-Su school districts. From taping ankles to diagnosing injuries to monitoring return-to-play concussion protocols, these exceptional individuals are in the schools every day, and often on weekends, keeping high school athletes healthy — and saving families (and school districts) money. Our athletic trainers offer their assistance to the following organizations:

  • Anchorage School District H.S. Athletic Programs 
  • Mat-Su School District H.S. Athletic Programs
  • Alaska School Activities
  • Anchorage Bucs
  • Mat-Su Miners
  • Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks
  • Kenai River Brown Bears
  • Boys & Girls Clubs Alaska
  • ACS Athletics
  • Alaska Hockey Association
  • Alaska Jr. Hockey League
  • Eagle River Hockey League
  • Pacific District Hockey
  • American Legion Baseball
  • Anchorage Softball Association
  • Alaska Youth Soccer Association
  • RUSH Soccer
  • Valley Revolution Soccer Club
  • Alaska USA Wrestling
  • Pop Warner Football
  • Team Alaska—Arctic Winter Games
  • Eagle River Tri  
  • Why Not Tri           

Ski Patrol Support & Other Partnerships

OPA providers work with local ski and bike patrollers, health care providers, coaches and others to help keep the community current on the latest in orthopedic issues, injury treatment and prevention, and more. OPA is proud to be a major sponsor of these fine organizations:

Official Team Physicians for:

  • UAA Athletics 
  • Great Alaska Shootout

Community Memberships:

  • Anchorage Chamber of Commerce 
  • Anchorage Economic Development Corporation 
  • Greater Wasilla Chamber of Commerce