Meet Our Other Sports Health Specialists

We’ve brought together Connecticut’s premier team of dedicated specialists and cutting edge technology to support your active life.


Stefanie
Bourassa

Stefanie Bourassa

Sports Medicine Clinical Program Director and Bone & Joint Institute Rehab Site Manager

Christina Martinelli, ATC, CSCS, FMSC

Christina Martinelli

Supervisor of Athletic Training Services

Aaron Russ

Aaron Russ
Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Bruce Brazeal

Bruce Brazeal
Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Our specialists work with elite athletes and weekend warriors, as well as people with arthritis, and patients who have had joint replacement surgery. They focus on motion, mindset, nutrition, and improvement to achieve optimal health & fitness goals.

  • Sports Health Navigators

  • Physical Therapists with expertise in sports medicine

  • Sports Nutritionists

  • Sports Psychologists in partnership with Hartford HealthCare Behavioral Health Network

  • Strength & Conditioning Team

  • Massage Therapists

  • Biomechanists

Sports Health Hotline

  • Have a sports injury? Want to enhance your training? Have questions? Contact one of our Sports Health Navigators.

    They are certified and licensed athletic trainers with the experience and knowledge to answer questions, give helpful advice, recommend treatments and programs, and set up appointments with one of our sports health specialists - fast.

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Sports Health at the Bone & Joint Institute