Athletic Trainers

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Ernie Sturzinger, PT, DPT, ATC

Physical Therapist, Owner – Oregon City
Director of Sports Medicine Outreach

Ernie Sturzinger, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC is a physical therapist and clinic owner/director of our ProActive-Oregon City location and the Director of our Athletic Training Program. Ernie received his undergraduate degree from George Fox University and his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Pacific University. Ernie is a certified athletic trainer and board certified orthopedic specialist.

Ernie specializes in orthopedic physical therapy, sports rehabilitation, TMJ/TMD dysfunction, work conditioning, and post-surgical care. He is a certified ASTYM practitioner and a board member for the Oregon Orthopedic Physical Therapy Study Group. Outside of his work as a physical therapist and athletic trainer, Ernie enjoys hiking, camping, cycling, and traveling with his family.

Adrian Cagigas, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Head Athletic Trainer, Evergreen High School

Adrian Cagigas is the Head Athletic Trainer for Evergreen High School where he provides athletic training services for Proactive Physical Therapy. He completed his Bachelor’s of Science for Humboldt State University and holds a Master’s degree in Kinesiology from San Jose State University.

Previously Adrian was the Director of Athletic Training for TEAM Clinic in Santa Clara, CA. He provided personal training and rehabilitation for patients, members of the 2003 MLS Champion San Jose Earthquakes, various professional triathletes, and professional cyclists appearing in the 2004 Olympic Trials. Prior to TEAM Clinic, Adrian served as an Assistant Athletic Trainer for Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA where his primary responsibilities included management, rehabilitation, and prevention of athletic injuries for football, women’s gymnastics, and softball.

An avid athlete himself Adrian participated and lettered in football, soccer and baseball at Damien High School in La Verne, CA. Adrian was fortunate enough to go on and play NCAA 2 Intercollegiate soccer at Humboldt State University for three seasons. In his off time Adrian enjoys fishing, music, and the outdoors.

Andy Goss, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Head Athletic Trainer, Heritage High School

Andy grew up in Vermont and graduated from the University of Vermont with a degree in Education and Athletic Training. After graduation in 2000, Andy moved to the Pacific Northwest. He has worked with exclusively the secondary setting. He was involved with the Washington State Athletic Trainers’ Association support in developing and passing the “Lystedt Law” regarding education and management on sports related concussions. Andy enjoys spending his free time with his wife Kayla, and his two sons, Brady, and Riley.

Anthony Saviola, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Head Athletic Trainer, Hockinson High School

Anthony grew up in Dallas, OR and graduated from Santiam Christian High School in Adair Village, Corvallis. He attended George Fox University where he graduated in 2012 with his B.S. in Athletic Training and minor in Coaching. He is in his first year as the Head Athletic Trainer at Hockinson High School in Vancouver, WA.

Anthony, a devoted sports fan himself, lettered in baseball at Santiam Christian, played one year at George Fox, and dedicated his summers while in college to coaching baseball. In his off time he enjoys watching and playing sports, disc golfing, camping, spending time outdoors, and being with his family and friends.

Andy Goss, ATCAlyssa Tiedens, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Head Athletic Trainer, Battle Ground High School

Alyssa recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and minors in Spanish and International Sports Medicine. Alyssa has applied her interest in sports medicine and the Spanish language by working and studying in Granada, Spain during part of her undergraduate career. Alyssa recently moved to the Pacific Northwest from the Twin Cities of Minnesota, and later hopes to pursue graduate school for a Masters of Athletic Training.

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