No two treatment programs are alike — because no two people are alike.
The UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program faculty and staff strive to make the treatment process as manageable as possible for all patients, but especially those who are traveling for their care. Discover why patients are traveling to Pittsburgh for concussion care.
NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. chose UPMC for concussion care after back-to-back crashes. Dale says, “The best decision I made was to go to UPMC.”
A snowball fight left Eli with a concussion that made him unable to finish the basketball season. The UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program helped him recover.
Despite being a non-contact sport, volleyball players are susceptible to concussions. Learn more about causes of concussions and ways to stay safe during volleyball season from our experts.
Students can continue to thrive in the classroom while they recover from a concussion. Take our quiz to test your knowledge on academic accommodations for concussions!
Learn why strengthening the neck muscles is part of any concussion rehabilitation program.
When two concussions benched Max, his dreams of playing professional baseball dwindled, until he met Dr. Collins and had a shot at the major leagues once again.
To understand the specific nature of someone’s concussion, and ultimately the treatment and rehabilitation protocol, a comprehensive assessment is needed. Learn more.
Now recovered from his own concussion, Brandon, a gym teacher, says he can better help and understand his students who go through the same thing.
Learn about common symptoms, issues, and treatment plans for ocular concussions, which affect the ocular (or vision) system, as developed by the doctors at the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program.
Watch Jim detail his experience as a parent during his daughter Chelsea’s recovery from a concussion.