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Concussion Facebook Live with Hannah Storm and Dale Earnhardt Jr.


WRITTEN BY: Sports Medicine
Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Join us for ReThinking Concussions with Hannah Storm at 12:30 p.m. EST on  Thursday, April 6, when UPMC patients and families, including Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and his wife Amy, discuss their personal experiences with concussion.

Up to 3.8 million sports- and recreation-related concussions happen every year. It’s estimated that up to 40 percent of concussions go unreported or undetected.

Not only are no two concussions alike, but the experience of concussion is different for every individual. The philosophy of the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program is to provide each patient with a customized treatment plan designed for recover

Sports Medicine

UPMC Sports Medicine is the region’s largest and most experienced program dedicated to treating, training, and inspiring athletes at levels, in all sports. Our physicians, surgeons, physical therapists, athletic trainers, sports nutrition, and sports performance experts are dedicated to helping athletes and active people recover from injuries, and even prevent them. Read More