Fast Access to Concussion Care

Expert Advice from OrthoExpress Urgent Care

September 24, 2019

When an athlete suffers a concussion, post-injury neurocognitive testing and comprehensive care are crucial.

Concussions can occur in any sport or physical activity. As children and athletes of all ages are playing longer and harder and we all are moving faster than ever before, the potential for concussions (classified as mild traumatic brain injuries), continues to increase.

Concussion Management for All

Head injuries are not limited to contact sports. Consider gymnastics, biking, a car accident, or even falling from a ladder at home or on the job.

Fortunately, OrthoExpress Urgent Care’s primary provider, Caleb Gray is a Concussion Specialist and Credentialed ImPACT Consultant. With proper management and careful return to participation plans, the ability to protect the long-term health of athletes is more effective than ever.

Concussion and Head Injury Testing

Our concussion management provider uses post-injury cognitive scores and identifies specifics areas of cognitive deficits through ImPACT testing. Additional brain function tests may also be conducted to better manage each individual’s unique case.

Call us at (205) 677-0001 or email us to Schedule Appointment for a concussion evaluation.

OrthoExpress Urgent Care
Shelby County’s only immediate injury care clinic

Open M-F 10 am to 8 pm
and weekends 1 pm to 6 pm

104 Chelsea Point Dr
Chelsea, AL 35043
(205) 677-0001



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