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UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program

According to our research, one in 10 high school athletes who play contact sports will suffer a concussion this year.

Fortunately, our knowledge about concussion has grown since we began treating patients in 2000. And so have our services for assessing and treating concussions for athletes and nonathletes alike.

Experts in Managing Concussions at All Levels

A well-managed concussion is the best form of prevention. —  Dr. Michael "Micky" Collins, executive director, UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program.

The UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program offers a comprehensive approach to managing every aspect of concussion.

Our concussion experts:

 


News and Events

In January 2012, the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program moved into a newly constructed wing at the UPMC Center for Sports Medicine. The 3,500-square-foot space is devoted to concussions in all levels of athletics, and all ages of patients. Learn more about our concussion program

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment with one of our concussion experts, call 412-432-3681.

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