Concussion Care More Important than Ever
Rothman Institute, the leading organization for orthopaedic science and technology, recognizes the importance of proper and timely concussion care for athletes. As experts continue to better understand the real magnitude of this particular injury and its impact on the human brain, Rothman Institute has dedicated itself to utilizing state-of-the-art technology and the latest methodologies to offer outstanding concussion care.
Concussions are relatively common within high-impact sports and have been for many decades. However, only recently has modern science revealed the severity of the possible long-term effects brought on by head injuries. Concussions are now viewed as a very serious injury that requires the full attention of a well-trained concussion specialist.
Rothman Institute has implemented a comprehensive concussion program to best handle these injuries and provide state of the art concussion care. Physicians utilize the latest methods for analyzing the severity of a concussion with computer-based technology, such as the ImPACT test, or Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing. Through Rothman Institute’s concussion services, athletes can receive the treatment they need and return to their sport at the appropriate time, thus mitigating future complications and repercussions from the injury.
As leaders in the orthopaedic science and technology field, Rothman Institute is dedicated to providing communities with the highest quality musculoskeletal care in the nation. Offering a full array of effective and innovative orthopaedic care with the latest in research, methodology and technology available today. As the scientific understanding of concussions continues to improve, Rothman Institute is committed to treating these head injuries and helping athletes safely return to the sports they love.