Post Concussive Rehab


Symptoms of a concussion can last longer than expected in 10% of concussion cases. This is when supervised rehabilitation can help and is recommended.

The only way to determine if you have completely recovered from a concussion is to test your brain function BEFORE you have a concussion.

Comprehensive baseline concussion testing provides a pre-injury assessment of your cognitive ability, visual tracking, and physical balance.

Following a concussion, a repeat test is done within 72 hours of the injury. Your post-concussion test results will be compared to your baseline data to help determine whether your brain has recovered.

Dr. Cieleski offers the preferred method of Concussion Baseline Testing. It includes the cognitive, visual, and balance components not commonly found in physician offices. Athletes of all sports could benefit from baseline testing to provide them with best method to safely determine whether it is safe to return to play.

Athletes involved in contact sports, snowboarding / skiing, and even skate boarding are at risk of sustaining a head injury.

Baseline testing is recommended for athletes 10 years of age or older and should be performed every year to ensure accurate baseline data.

Concussion Testing Brochure

 

Schedule Your Concussion Baseline Test

Call Dynamic Core Physical Therapy for pricing info and to schedule your baseline testing. The cost includes baseline testing and all post-injury follow-up testing for 1 year.

516-670-0006

 

Recovering From A Concussion

Rest is the most important form of treatment immediately following a concussion. Most concussions resolve in 7-10 days after injury and test scores return to baseline levels. Symptoms can last longer in 10% of concussion cases. This is when supervised rehabilitation can help and is recommended.

Dr. Cieleski can help improve your balance and postural control and progress your activity safely in order to return to play or other physical activity.

Orthopedic / Sports Therapy

At Dynamic Core Physical Therapy, we specialize in orthopedic and sports physical therapy.

We treat athletes of all ages and skill levels. This includes:

  • ¬†School age children and young adults injured while competing in organized sports or recreational activities.
  • Adults of all ages injured during routine activities, regular sporting activities, or the weekend warrior injured during a non-routine activity.
  • Professional athletes who require the knowledge of advanced level practitioners.

We efficiently treat patients who require surgery for any orthopedic condition.We treat pre and post-surgically to ensure that your recovery is as quick and smooth as possible.

 

 

We also treat injuries related to trauma or repetitive stress. This includes:

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Work Related Injuries.
  • Slips and Falls outside the home or work place.

Spinal Rehab

Injuries to the spine require specialized knowledge to treat appropriately. At Dynamic Core Physical Therapy, our practitioners have the ability to treat acute injuries (sprains and strains,fractures, herniated disks, pinched nerves, etc.), chronic pain, and surgical repairs. We utilize advanced manual therapy techniques, range of motion and strengthening exercises, core stabilization, and injury specific education to the patient.