Athletic Training

Prime is one of the first athletic trainer-owned clinics in the country. An athletic trainer is a certified and licensed health care professional who provides injury prevention services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention, and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Getting you back in the game. Whatever the game may be. Using functional exercises, stretching and movement to help you achieve your goals. The Athletic Trainers at Prime help Bellingham athletes and active people maintain healthy, active lifestyles. 

Meet OUR Athletic Trainers 

​KERRY GUSTAFSON

Knowledgeable, professional, innovative, team player with 17 years of experience providing health care to patients in the physical therapy, high school, Division I college athletic settings, and professional athletes. Community-focused individual who focuses on creating an individualized experience for clients.

LICENSING:  #A160050015, #MA60301642


​Matthew Pettersen

​My name is Matthew Pettersen, I recently have moved to Bellingham and have been hired on the Prime Sports Institute team as an Athletic Trainer. I graduated from Washington State University receiving a bachelors of science in Athletic Training and a minor in Psychology. I have my certification for Athletic Training and my license to practice within Washington State.

LICENSING: #A160857484


ATHLETIC TRAINING SESSIONS

During an athletic training session we will work on functional exercises and stretches personalized specific to your needs.

REFERRALS: Please have a referral from another licensed health care provider (Physician, Chiropractor, Massage Therapist, Naturopath, etc).

* NOTE: If you're a new client, schedule an initial 60-minute session that will include an evaluation using orthopedic and musculoskeletal tests.

   Kerry Gustafson, LAT, ATC, LMT   

  • 30 minute session - $75                                             
  • 60 minute session - $110                                          
  • 90 minute session - $140

   Matthew Pettersen, LAT, ATC      

  • 30 minute session - $50                                             
  • 60 minute session - $90                                          
  • 90 minute session - $120

COMBINATION SESSION:    Massage & Athletic Training

Combine Massage plus athletic training for a complete session to get to the root of the problem and correct muscular and strength imbalances.  You will feel relief from your symptoms and progress right away.  

60 min massage + 45 min athletic training   -   $200                     

REFERRALS:  Please have a referral from another licensed health care provider (Physician, Chiropractor, Massage Therapist, Naturopath, etc).  

* NOTE:  If you're a new client your first session will include an evaluation using orthopedic and musculoskeletal tests. 

Please note Combination Sessions are only available with Kerry Gustafson