ImPACT Concussion Testing

Dr. Courtney Erickson-Adams, Primary Care Sports Medicine physician at Bone & Joint Center, is a Credentialed ImPACT Consultant (CIC). ImPACT or Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing is a computerized neurocognitive test that evaluates how a brain functions after an injury, such as a concussion.  The ImPACT exam measures a few different things, the first being visual function. As 70 … Read More

Hamstring Strains: What They Are and What to Do About Them

Although common, hamstring injuries can prevent you from enjoying your favorite activities or sports. They frequently occur in athletes, especially those in sports that require sprinting, such as track, soccer and basketball. The hamstring muscles run down the back of the thigh and include three different muscles: semitendinosus, semimembranosus, and biceps femoris. Muscle strains are graded from a 1 (mild) … Read More