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Thomas Hammett, MS, ATC, LAT

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine

About Me

Tom Hammett is an athletic trainer with Altru Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and works primarily at Grand Forks Central High School. Outside of work, Tom enjoys spending time with his wife, reading and watching sports, especially his alma mater, the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Philosophy of Medicine

"I became an athletic trainer to help keep athletes safe, healthy and on the field or court. My goal is to provide the highest quality of care to my patients so they can continue to participate in their sport or activity and do so as safely as possible."

Professional Memberships
  • National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA)



Bachelor of Science, Athletic Training 
University of Nebraska- Lincoln
Lincoln, NE

Formal Education

Master of Science, Exercise Science 
Marshall University
Huntington, WV

Board Certification
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Level 1 Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Certification
  • Personalized Blood Flow Restriction (BFR) Rehabilitation by Owens Recovery Science
  • Applied Functional Science by the Gray Institute
  • Hawkgrips Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization