Emily Tong, MS, ATC, VATL, ITAT

​Education and Training: 

  • BS Athletic Training & Kinesiology  Michigan State University
  • MS Sports Studies, Bemidji State University

Expertise:

  • Former Assistant Athletic Trainer Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Head Concussion Specialist, Reston Raiders Ice Hockey Club, Reston, VA
  • ImPACT Trained Athletic Trainer
  • ImPACT Passport Trained Provider


Jon Almquist, ATC, VATL, ITAT

​Education and Training: 

  • BS Industrial Arts Education, BS Health, Physical Education and Recreation (Athletic Training) - Pennsylvania State University

Expertise:

  • Former Athletic Training Administrator of Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) Athletic Training Program.  Overseeing over 50 athletic trainers serving over 25,000 student athletes
  • Lead developer of concussion protocols and online education program implemented by FCPS in 2011, in compliance with the Virginia Student Athlete Protection Act ​                 (VA Code 22.1-275.1) and Virginia Board of Education Guidelines
  • ImPACT Trained Athletic Trainer
  • ImPACT Passport Trained Provider

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Concussion Specialists

Fairfax Family Practice Comprehensive Concussion Center provides post–trauma concussion evaluation, treatment and return to play as well as other sports related injuries. The staff at Fairfax Family Practice include physicians, nurse practitioners and concussion specialists who have been involved in concussion research for almost 20 years, and collectively have provided care for over 5000 concussed athletes. Knowing that each concussion is unique, the FFPC concussion specialists work together evaluating, managing, treating and rehabilitating the different facets of concussions. Call (703) 391-2020 for an appointment to see one of our concussion specialists.