About Us
The University of Manitoba Bison Athletic Therapy Centre (BATC) is a multi-disciplinary clinic dedicated to the health and well-being of University of Manitoba Bison student-athletes. The clinic consisting of Certified Athletic Therapists, a Registered Massage Therapist, an Orthopedic Surgeon (knee specialist), and Sports Medicine Physicians. The BATC is also a teaching clinic, supporting the Athletic Therapy Degree Program within the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management.

As of May 1, 2017, the BATC will be focusing soley on the health and well-being of University of Manitoba Bisons student-athletes. We are still offering massage therapy services until June 30. Call 204-474-6956 to book.

See our Q&A below:

WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THE BISON ATHLETIC THERAPY CLINIC (BATC)?

As of May 1, 2017 the BATC will only be servicing University of Manitoba Bison student-athletes. After April 30, 2017, the BATC will no longer be offering its services to U of M faculty, staff, students, or the general public.

WHEN IS BATC NO LONGER ACCEPTING NON-BISON SPORTS CLIENTS?

May 1, 2017

ARE THERE ANY SERVICES THE BATC IS STILL OFFERING TO NON STUDENT-ATHLETES?

Massage Therapy and Orthotic Casting appointments will continue to be offered to all clients until June 30, 2017.

HAVING AN ATHLETIC THERAPY CLINIC ON CAMPUS WAS CONVENIENT FOR ME. ARE THERE CLINICS CLOSE TO THE U OF M I CAN GO TO?

Yes, please visit the Manitoba Athletic Therapy Association at www.mata.mb.ca or the Massage Therapy Association Manitoba at www.mtam.mb.ca for a list of reputable athletic and massage therapy clinics in close proximity to the U of M.

AS A STUDENT, I BENEFITED FROM BATC’S DIRECT BILLING TO MY UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA STUDENTS’ UNION (UMSU) HEALTH PLAN. WILL MY UMSU HEALTH PLAN ACCEPT DIRECT BILLING FROM OTHER CLINICS?

Direct billing is available at many athletic therapy and massage therapy clinics. Please inquire with the clinic directly when you make your appointment.