Welcome to the Sports Medicine Page at Chesapeake College.
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Partnership with The Orthopedic Center and University of Maryland Sports Medicine.
Nick Williams, Athletic Trainer
Frank Szymanski, Athletic Director
Becky Fauver, Athletics Administrative Assistant
Forms needed in order to participate.
Packet of all required forms
Agreement to participate
Insurance information form
Physical evaluation form
Student explanation letter
We also require the following be on file:
- Copy of high school diploma.
- Official copy of high school transcripts that are signed, stamped and dated.
- If you are transferring from another college, official college or university transcripts.
- A copy of your current medical insurance card (front and back).
Nick Williams was hired in July 2015 to oversee and manage the sports medicine program for Chesapeake College. He is a graduate of Salisbury University where he attained an Undergraduate Degree in Athletic Training. Upon completion of Salisbury University, he attained a Graduate Assistant position at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. While serving as an athletic trainer to the Crimson Tide football team, he also attained a Master’s Degree in Sports Management. After graduation he returned to Maryland and worked with the University of Maryland Baltimore County athletic programs, the Baltimore Blast, the Chesapeake Bayhawks of Major League Lacrosse, and numerous other athletes. In addition to his duties in the athletic training room, he will also serve as an adjunct faculty member teaching Injury and Prevention and Introduction to Sport.
Jason J. Jancosko, D.O., M.P.T joins The Orthopedic Center on September 1, 2013. His main concentration of practice is Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery as well as General Orthopedics.
Dr. Jancosko completed medical school receiving his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree in 2007, completed an Osteopathic Orthopedic Surgical Internship in 2008, and his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery in 2012 all at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He went on to complete an Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship at The Sports Clinic Orthopedic Medical Associates in Laguna Hills, California where his training focused on arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee, and hip. Dr. Jancosko also has a Masters Degree in Physical Therapy, as well as practical work experience as a Physical Therapist.
Dr. Jancosko is board certified in orthopedic surgery. He has provided athletic team coverage for the Philadelphia Soul- Professional Arena Football team, Philadelphia Fight Rugby Club, USA Tomahawks Rugby, and University of California Irvine Athletics. He is a principal owner of The Orthopedic Center. He now looks forward to supporting our local community by working with Dr. Richard Mason to expand our programs with athletes in the high school and recreational leagues. Dr. Jancosko currently serves as the team physician for Queen Anne County Schools. You will see him on the high school football field for Friday night games.
Dr. Jancosko's professional memberships include the America Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.
Dr. Jancosko is excited to move to the Eastern Shore of Maryland where he will live with his wife, son, and three daughters.
Richard J. Mason, M.D. joined Delmarva Orthopaedic Clinic, PA now known as The Orthopedic Center in 2000. His main concentration of practice has been that of sports medicine and joint replacement.
Dr. Mason is a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine, and completed his internship in general surgery at Portsmouth Naval Hospital. He completed Flight Surgery Training at the Naval Aerospace Medical Institute of Pensacola, Florida, and served as Head Flight Surgeon for a United States Marine Corps combat helicopter squadron during Operation Desert Shield/Storm. Dr. Mason completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Naval Regional Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia. He went on to complete an orthopedic sports medicine Fellowship at Hahnemann and Graduate Hospitals in Philadelphia where he was an assistant team physician for three professional sports teams.
Dr. Mason is board certified in orthopedic surgery and one of the few orthopedic surgeons who has an additional board certification in sports medicine. He is a principal with The Orthopedic Center in Easton, Maryland, holds a faculty position as a clinical instructor in Orthopedics at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and is the Medical Director for the Surgery Center of Easton.
Dr. Mason's professional memberships include the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Maryland Orthopedic Association, MedChi Faculty, Arthroscopy Association of North America, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine.
A strong supporter of local communities, Dr. Mason has served as a team physician for collegiate and high school teams since 1998. He has volunteered his time to coach in various recreational leagues. Currently he is the team physician for Talbot County Schools.
Dr. Mason lectures frequently on sports injury prevention. His special orthopedic interests include advanced arthroscopic techniques to manage injuries of the shoulder, knee, and adult reconstructive joint surgery.
Dr. Mason lives in Trappe, Maryland with his wife, son, and two daughters.