The Academia Sánchez-Casal offers all student-athletes the necessary medical care coverage.
The Academia Sánchez-Casal offers all student-athletes the necessary medical care coverage. The team of doctors works on prevention, rehabilitation, medical evaluation and first aid in order to improve athletic performance and an optimal health. The Medical Team is comprised of:
Dr. Ramón Balius
Sports Medicine, Blume (medical consultation once a week at the Academy).Equipo del Dr. Cotorro
Doctor of the Spanish Tennis Federation and Davis Cup.
Physiotherapist and professor at the Universidad Internacional de Catalunya (consultations Mon. to Fri. at the Academy). Nacho Quixano
Physiotherapist, osteopath and acupuncturist (consultations Mon. to Fri. at the Academy).
Podologist, Real Club Deportivo Español (consultation once a week at the Academy).
All the medical needs of the athletes, such as ophthalmology, dermatology, general medicine, etc., are covered through Mapfre. A medical examination for all annual players is carried out each year and consists of an electrocardiogram, echocardiogram, stress test, spirometry, etc.