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Peak Physical Therapy & Sports Performance address concussion management at Quincy High School
The program was part of the Quincy High School's Sports Information Night
Caused by direct or indirect trauma to the brain, sports-related concussions have been receiving much attention recently with many impacted athletes suffering from post-concussive syndrome, which leads to cognitive, balance and visual problems.
Edelman addressed the signs and symptoms of a concussion during the presentation and provided information about post-concussion management. This protocol helps patients resume normal functioning more quickly, as well as alleviate concussion side effects such as headaches, neck pain and vestibular disorders.
"With many student athletes involved in contact sports, the importance of concussion management cannot be overstated,"
About Peak Physical Therapy and Sports Performance
Located in Norwell, Scituate, Quincy, and Hanover, Peak Physical Therapy & Sports Performance offers specialized programs tailored to their patients' needs. They offer spinal and sports injury programs, and have also developed specialized programs that address post-surgical rehabilitation, vestibular disorders, fall prevention, post-concussion syndrome, pediatrics, TMJ disorders, women's health issues, aquatic therapy and more. These specialized programs combined with their state-of-the-