The Bellevue, Wash.-based physical therapy clinic, which works with athletes at all levels in numerous sports, has a cutting-edge concussion management program to ensure that athletes only return to action when they have recovered.
(Bellevue, Wash.) – Concussions are a growing concern with athletes in all levels of sports. Professional athletes are at risk, as are school-age athletes and weekend warriors. Sports Reaction Center, a sports physical therapy center that attracts amateur and professional athletes both locally and nationally, has a cutting-edge concussion management program designed to help its clients’ current and long-term health and wellness.
The danger of concussions has received widespread media coverage due to cases with current and former National Football League players; yet the brain injury that is most commonly caused in sports through contact is also prominent in other sports, and amateur athletes are not immune.
According to a recent article in the New York Times, more than 1.6 million Americans suffer a sports-related concussion every year, and there is an escalating number among high school and college athletes. (1)