Official Healthcare Provider Of DME Academy


Halifax Health has been caring for Volusia & Flagler county residents since 1928. Their mission is to be the community healthcare leader through exceptional talent and superior patient centered service delivered in a financially sustainable manner. As a leading employer in the area with 500+ physicians, representing 54 subspecialties, their track record and service to the community is admirable.

As the official healthcare provider for DME Academy, this mutually beneficial relationship aligns two great companies in the Daytona Beach area.


Halifax Health Benefits For The DME Family

Halifax Health provides a medical advisory council consisting of 5 members. Physicians and community health managers will meet with DME leadership and advise on all health protocols and provide up to date and newly established injury research.

Learn more about our medical advisory council here!

Halifax Health provides a liaison for injured DME Academy students-athletes.

Halifax Health provides fitness assessments on all incoming DME Academy student-athletes upon request as well as provide nutrition education once per season, per sport.

Halifax Health provides annual Basic Life Saving Skills training for DME staff and coaches as well as make telemedicine services available to DME Academy student-athletes at usual and customary rates.

Halifax Health provides medical personnel at select DME events.


DME Academy is pleased to welcome University of Florida Health Orthopedist Andrew Hayden, MD, as the directing physician for DME Academy’s board-certified athletic trainers. Together, DME Academy and UF Health – Halifax are improving the lives and performance of DME Academy athletes. UF Health Orthopedics provides expert orthopedic care to athletes of all ages across Florida. Athletes training at the DME Academy can now benefit from the same orthopedic care and training techniques that have supported many star athletes in the state.

Just A Few Of The Countless Halifax Health Services Offered


DME Academy at St. John's Northwestern Academies is an exciting new partnership between the two academic institutions.


Starting in the 2023-24 academic year, SJNA and DME will work together to amplify the sports program at SJNA's campus in Delafield, Wisconsin. The joint venture kicks off with 11-year NBA veteran Wesley Person, currently at DME Academy in Daytona, Florida, taking the reins of two new post-grad boys' basketball teams at SJNA. This move is the beginning of what both academies expect to be a deeper relationship whereby DME Academy will lead and grow all sports programs at the SJNA campus.

DME Soccer Academy, in partnership with International Development Academy, offers developmental programs for players of all ages. Through a strategic partnership with the International Development Academy, a worldwide leader in international youth soccer programs, our soccer programs are perfect for aspiring athletes. With state-of-the-art facilities, access to both grass & turf fields, elite training programs, and coaches, DME Academy’s soccer program gives young athletes all the tools needed to excel on and off the pitch. Our soccer-specific platform focuses on the development of a player’s technical, tactical, physical, and psychological characteristics. Through our comprehensive programs, players will be challenged with a pathway that aims towards values of respect, resilience, empathy, teamwork, and sportsmanship.ys' basketball teams at SJNA. This move is the beginning of what both academies expect to be a deeper relationship whereby DME Academy will lead and grow all sports programs at the SJNA campus.


The Gear Shop is Open!

DME Academy has partnered up with Challenger Teamwear as their elite gear and clothing provider. The DME Gear Shop offers new, top-of-the-line gear options so student-athletes, their families, and fans can sport their DME colors all year long. Whether you're training, traveling, or just hanging out, DME's athletic apparel by Challenger Teamwear comes in various fabrics, styles, and cuts and includes performance-wear, loungewear, accessories, and more.

Courtyard Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport

Address: 1605 Richard Petty Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114


DME Academy has partnered with local hotel, Courtyard Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport, to offer our families and visitors a beautiful, yet affordable, place to stay. This modern hotel is only 1.3 miles from the airport and 3.5 miles from DME Academy, offering convenience and accessibility. With an outdoor pool and hot tub, business center, fitness center and the option to upgrade to a suite, DME visitors can feel at home at the Courtyard Daytona Beach Speedway/Airport.

visit dme

Want To Learn More? Connect With Our Team!