There are an estimated 1.6 million sports-related concussions each year, and consequences can be severe, especially if the individual doesn’t fully recover from the concussion before returning to at-risk activities.

What are the chances that my child will sustain a concussion? One in 10 high school athletes involved in contact sports sustains a concussion each year. NSPC physicians strongly recommend baseline cognitive testing prior to participation in any organized contact sport in order to ensure appropriate post-concussion management and return-to-play decisions.

For more info click here to visit the CDC website.

If you believe you have had a sports related concussion and you are interested in an evaluation and a return to play recommendation, click here.

 

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