Concussion Clinic Hotline: 919-238-2017

Concussion Clinic Hotline 919-238-2017

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CSCC Medical Director to Speak at NHL All Star Event

Dr. Josh Bloom will be a featured presenter at the 2016 NHL All Star Physician Team Meetings.  For the second consecutive year, Dr. Bloom has been invited to speak on the topic of concussion management. In 2015, Dr. Bloom's presentation focused on the importance of a comprehensive clinical evaluation and determining interventions to aid in [...]

STAT Article – How Many Concussions are Too Many?

http://www.statnews.com/2016/01/11/concussions-counseling-experts-debate/

Experts Agree: “Concussion Is Treatable”

http://espn.go.com/espn/story/_/id/13906817/independent-concussion-clinicians-researchers-gather-discuss-research-treatment

CSCC to be Represented at National Concussion Symposium

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Key Concussion Experts to Meet in October in Pittsburgh to Publicly Share Best Treatment Approaches  PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15, 2015 – Thirty-five of the leading U.S. concussion clinicians and researchers are scheduled to join together Oct. 15-16 at UPMC for an unprecedented meeting designed to propose and share nationally the participants’ agreement on [...]

A peek into a vestibular concussion…

Former NHL All-Starr Bryce Salvador shares his concussion recovery story with The Players' Tribune. Click here for the full article and a first person account of how challenging concussion recovery can be.

CSCC to Collaborate with UNC – Chapel Hill to Study Concussion Outcomes

Researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill are conducting a study of sport-related head injuries in collaboration with Carolina Family Practice & Sports Medicine. If your child sustained a head injury in sport, is 8-18 years old and is seeing their provider within 3 days of their injury, they may be eligible to participate.

Dr. Josh Bloom to Speak at NHL All Star Weekend Event

January 20, 2015 Dr. Bloom will be presenting to the National Hockey League's Team Physician's Society as part of this weekend's NHL All Star events. His presentation will include the most up to date concussion evaluation information and methods that all of our physicians use on the concussion patients seen in our office. We are [...]

Concussion 101 Video

Here is a great information video on concussions and what steps are included in the recovery process: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_55YmblG9YM&feature=youtu.be  

Concussion Study with the Duke School of Nursing

Dr. Charles Vacchiano of the Duke School of Nursing is conducting a study to assess latent cognitive dysfunction in adults (18+) who have sustained a concussion in the last six months. Click here  for more details, or contact Janna Fonseca at jfonseca@cfpsm.com.    

Dr. Josh Bloom featured on Whistle and a Clipboard

Listen in on the podcast "The Concussion Discussion" featured on Whistle and a Clipboard. This podcast features Dr. Bloom in a candid discussion with Coach Jason Oates on topics from the importance of the coach/athlete relationship, what sparked Dr. Bloom's interest in sports-related concussion, and sheds some important light on this ever-evolving injury. http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/jason-h-oates/whistle-and-a-clipboard/episode/32726676?autoplay=true