Committed to Peak Performance: Lake Ridge Academy Sports Medicine

At Lake Ridge Academy, we prioritize the health and well-being of our student-athletes. That's why we've partnered with the renowned University Hospitals Sports Medicine Department to provide comprehensive care and injury prevention resources.

Keeping You in the Game

Our dedicated athletic trainer, Julie Hales, LAT, ATC, PTA, ensures student-athletes stay healthy and reach their full potential. With extensive experience and qualifications, Julie offers:

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  • Injury Prevention and Treatment

    Get expert advice on preventing common sports injuries and receive prompt care if you do get hurt.
  • Rehabilitation

    Recover faster and return to your sport with personalized rehabilitation plans.
  • Performance Enhancement

    Learn strategies to improve your conditioning, flexibility, and overall athletic performance.

Partnering for Your Success

We encourage all families to review the University Hospitals Sports Medicine Playbook, a valuable resource outlining additional care options for athletic injuries. This collaboration ensures a seamless approach to student-athlete’s health, both on and off the field.
Sports Medicine Playbook

Julie Hales, Your Athletic Trainer

Julie brings a wealth of experience and passion to Lake Ridge Academy. Here's a glimpse into her background:
  • Board-certified athletic trainer with over 20 years of experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Sport Management with an emphasis in Athletic Training
  • Master's degree in Sports Administration and Marketing
  • Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant

Contact Information

Feel free to reach out to Julie with any questions or concerns:
Together with University Hospitals Sports Medicine, we're committed to keeping you healthy, strong, and achieving your athletic goals!
Lake Ridge Academy is the only independent college preparatory school on Cleveland's west side. Our co-educational curriculum offers a unique blend of academics, extracurricular activities, and a focus on character development, all on our beautiful 93-acre campus. With a student-teacher ratio of 8:1, our devoted faculty provides personalized attention to help every student thrive.