A health care provider trained in diagnosing and treating concussions can help prescribe an individualized Return to Play Protocol. This can be a concussion specialist such as those at Fairfax Family Practice Comprehensive Concussion Clinic. Here are examples of the 5 Stage process:
Whether it’s the football field, the basketball court, the hockey rink, or any other arena, sports-related concussions continue to be a focus of concern for athletes, coaches, and parents.
Returning to sport should include a step wise progression. Allow one of our concussion experts guide you through this process and set up a plan that best fits you.