Medical Coverage for Athletic Contests at STAC


The following services and equipment will be available to you and your student-athletes when you are visiting our campus for an athletic contest.


Athletic Trainer Cell Phone – (845)304-3177

Athletic Training Room Office Phone – (845)398-4057

Athletics Fax – (845)364-7037

Team Physicians –

Orthopedics – Dr. Oscar Vazquez, Active Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, LLC

440 Old Hook Road

Emerson, New Jersey 07630

General Medicine – Dr. Edward Gold, Hackensack Medical Group, Primary Care

452 Old Hook Road

Emerson, New Jersey 07630

ERs – Hackensack University Medical Center North at Pascack  

250 Old Hook Road

Westwood, New Jersey 07675


Montefiore/Nyack Hospital

160 North Midland Avenue

Nyack, New York 10906



Equipment Available at Team Bench – Ice/bags/wrap, cups/water, splints/crutches, and AED


Modalities and Services – hydrocollator, whirlpool, ultrasound, and stim will be available with written request from a certified athletic trainer and are only available in the training room on campus


The St. Thomas Aquinas College Athletic Training/Sports Medicine Staff will be available for pre-game preparation and treatments provided that visiting teams call ahead, so we can be prepared and provide their own supplies (ie: tape, pre-wrap, etc..).  If there is anything we can help you with, please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Lori Rahaim, MEd, ATC/L 

Manager of Sports Medicine
Head Athletic Trainer
NCAA Athletics Healthcare Administrator