PLAY IT SAFE!
Concussions are always a possibility when participating in contact sports. In addition to preseason physicals, student athletes should establish a pre-concussion baseline. Through the use of imPACT™ and Axon™ computerized neurocognitive assessment tools, athletic trainers at Aurora Sports Medicine Institute will work with your family physician to help manage your child's care.
Computerized neurocognitive assessment tools measure multiple aspects of cognitive functioning in athletes, including:
- Symptom check-list
- Attention span
- Working memory
- Sustained and selective attention
- Response variability
- Non-verbal problem solving
- Reaction time
FREE Pre-concussion Baseline Testing for Student Athletes
Aurora Sports Medicine Institute in Summit offers local student athletes FREE pre-concussion baseline testing. Ask your doctor or coach for a complimentary certificate, and then call us to schedule your FREE 45-minute appointment.
Aurora Sports Medicine Institute
Aurora Medical Center
36500 Aurora Drive - Summit
Under 18 years of age: Parent/guardian must accompany the athlete or provide a signed parental consent form.