Physician Care at Penn Charter


Penn Charter has the priviledge of being affiliated with leaders in the sports medicine field. Arthur Bartolozzi MD, a prominent orthopedic physician, partner in 3B Orthopedics, and former PC parent, is the supervising physician for the athletic department. In conjunctuion with 3B Orthopedics and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Penn Charter is provided with a sports medicine fellow who sees stduent-athletes at Penn Charter

Sports Medicine Clinic

Each week a sports medicine fellow who works directly with physicians at both 3B Orthopedics and CHOP is present in the athletic training room on campus. This partneship allows studewnt-athletes to be evaluated by a physician in a timely fashion. This quick access to health care allows the students to progress through the concussion protocol, recieve treatment in an easily accessible environment, and hasten access to further care and evaluation if warranted. 


CHOP Sports Medicine




Penn Charter was named First Team, Safe Sport School by the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) in 2015, the first school in the five county Philadelphia area to make First Team. The commendation comes because PC "acted on all required and recommended elements of the Safe Sports School Checklist. First Team schools have gone above and beyond to help ensure the safety of their student athletes," says NATA.


Penn Charter

A Friends School for Girls and Boys, Pre-K to 12

3000 West School House Lane Philadelphia, PA 19144 215.844.3460
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