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Concussion Management Center

 

St. Charles Hospital's Concussion Management Center utilizes in-depth knowledge about concussion and state-of-the-art neurocognitive testing tools to better manage this serious traumatic brain injury and keep our patients healthy and safe.

When a concussion is diagnosed, more than 50 St. Charles clinicians who specilize in the management of concussion work as a team to provide comprehensive services to our patients, regardless of whether or not they have undergone baseline testing (a neurocognitive computer test).

Concussion management services provided include:

  • A thorough evaluation and assessment of the child/athlete/adult following a blow to head
  • Development and implementation of an individualized treatment plan for patients diagnosed with concussion
  • Follow up through the “return to play” progression for athletes or a return to optimum health

The medical team includes:

  • Emergency physicians
  • Neurologists
  • Physicianswho specialize in concussion management
  • Orthopedic physicians
  • Neuropsychologists
  • Nurses
  • Physical therapists
  • Student athletes and their families

If you wish to make an appointment to be treated at St. Charles Hospital's Concussion Management Center, please call (631) 476-4323.

School districts interested in concussion education and/or baseline testing, please call (631) 476-5606.

Treatment for Concussion

St Charles Rehabilitation Collaborates with Stony Brook on Concussion Research

Dual Task Testing Stony Brook Concussion Research

St Charles Rehabilitation Collaborates with Stony Brook on Concussion Research

St. Charles Rehabilitation is collaborating with Stony Brook University on a clinical research study to determine if dual task testing is a valuable indicator of concussion, a common but serious traumatic brain injury.