Concussion Treatment

Concussion Treatment

You are one-of-a-kind. So get the most individualized concussion care you can. An active treatment program created just for you, based on your specific needs and goals.

Our program taps into the expertise of neuropsychologists, sports medicine physicians, neurosurgeons,  physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, neurovestibular and exertion training experts, psychiatrists, and others to offer patients a multidisciplinary approach to concussion management.

We work as a team to assess your concussion with thorough interviews, exams, and tests. Treatment programs are designed by UPMC’s concussion experts and may include:

  • Physical therapy, including vestibular and exertional (exercise-based)
  • Behavioral management methods
  • Medication
  • Return-to-play protocols

 

Learn more about our treatment approach.