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Payton Monson, MS,ATC

About Payton

Payton is an Athletic Trainer who works directly with Dr. Lambert, one of Altru's Orthopedic Surgeons. In his free time, Payton enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking, spending time with family, and learning new things on YouTube.

Philosophy of Medicine


I take an individualized approach to treating patients. Although patients may present with similar conditions, they all have different goals. I believe it is my responsibility as a provider to tailor treatment plans to suit the needs of my patients.

Professional Membership

National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA)


Locations Altru Professional Center
  • College
  • Bachelor of Science, Athletic Training South Dakota State University
    Brookings, SD
  • Internship
  • Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer South Dakota State University
    Brookings, SD
  • Board Certification
  • American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Casting/Splinting Certification
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Formal Education
  • Master of Science, Sport and Recreation Managment South Dakota State University
    Brookings, SD