Comprehensive Treatment for Concussion Injury in Metairie, Louisiana
Concussion Rehab and Physical Therapy from Advance Healthcare Systems
Any type of head injury has the potential for serious consequences. While most people who suffer a concussion will fully recover their physical, behavioral and cognitive functions within two weeks, a concussion may linger (and become what is known as “post-concussion syndrome”) or it may become somewhat permanent, typically referred to as traumatic brain injury, or TBI. The sooner you seek treatment after any head injury, the better chance you have for a good outcome. Advantage Healthcare Systems can help.
At Advantage Healthcare Systems, we bring nearly 40 years of experience to people in Metairie, Louisiana and the surrounding communities who have sustained a concussion or other head injury. We know the symptoms of a concussion, and can take immediate steps to minimize the impact on your physical, behavioral and cognitive abilities. We strive to help you return to maximum health, emphasizing your abilities, while simultaneously taking measures to remediate or minimize your disabilities. We will also work with you to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to improve your health and fitness, and reduce the risk of further injury or illness.
We know that a concussion can affect in many different ways, and that everyone’s experience is unique. We have put together a multidisciplinary team of professionals to address your healthcare needs after a concussion, including medical doctors, physical and occupational therapists, rehabilitation specialists, chiropractors, social workers and mental health professionals.
Effective Concussion Treatment in Metairie, Louisiana
When you have suffered a concussion or any other type of head/brain injury, your first step is critical—get the medical attention you need as soon as possible. That will give you more options and increase your prospects for a full recovery.
The best thing to do in the immediate aftermath of a concussion is schedule an exam with your primary care physician, who may either prescribe care or refer you to a specialist who can help you, such as a neurologist or a physiatrist. At Advantage Healthcare, we have point of injury professionals who can quickly and accurately assess your condition and determine your needs. We also have staff members who can provide advanced care, including speech therapy, physical therapy and rehab, cognitive skills training, anger management and other psychological counseling.
Contact Advantage Healthcare Systems in Metairie, Louisiana for Comprehensive Concussion Care
To work with medical professionals with extensive experience in traumatic brain injury rehab and treatment, contact Advantage Healthcare online or call our offices toll-free at 1-877-487-8289 to set up a visit to our Metairie office. Every day you delay puts you at greater risk. Contact us today to maximize your recovery.