Dan Christoffer, M.A., Ed.D., L.A.T., A.T.C.

Athletic Trainer

  • Sports Medicine
  • Rochester, MN
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  • Video analysis of throwing biomechanics
  • Injury prevention and performance with baseball and softball athletes
  • Care and prevention of injuries with overhead athletes

Personal Interests

Hunting, fishing and outdoor activities. Spending time with wife (Kim) and family (Parker, Caleb and Abby)

Undergraduate Studies

Bachelor of Arts, Buena Vista University – Storm Lake, IA


  • Master of Arts, University of South Dakota – Vermillion, SD
  • Doctor of Education (EdD), University of South Dakota – Vermillion, SD
  • National Athletic Trainers’ Association
  • Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association
  • Minnesota Athletic Trainers' Association
  • Lead of Baseball and Softball Program at Mayo Clinic for 10 + years
  • Head Athletic Trainer at Mayo High School
  • Clinical athletic trainer – Specializes in upper extremity injuries and overhead athletes
  • BOC certified athletic trainer
  • Licensed Minnesota athletic trainer
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) certified
  • Kinesiotape Level 1 and 2
  • Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Level 1 and 2

  • Mayo Clinic Above and Beyond Excellence Award – 2018

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