UPMC patients, including Dale Earnhardt Jr., joined ESPN’s Hannah Storm to discuss their personal concussion experiences.
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.”
Check out the highlights video from the 2017 Concussion Symposium cohosted by UPMC Sports Medicine and the Pittsburgh Steelers®.
Read about some important return to play decisions regarding when athletes can return from a concussion.
Two years after Steve got concussed, he was still experiencing extreme mental fogginess and crying at unexplained times. He sought help at the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program.
Our therapists will address symptoms of dizziness and difficulty focusing and maintaining balance.
Let’s take a look at what symptoms and treatment methods are typically associated with each type of concussion.
Concussions sometimes cause vision problems.
Researchers at the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program have identified six primary clinical profiles, or trajectories, that a concussion may take. Take our quiz to test your knowledge on the different types of concussion.
Neuropsychologists are part of our staff of experts.
Our concussion sideline card can help you recognize signs and symptoms of a concussion.