Wil Trapp opens up about MLS soccer about his long road back from concussion symptoms

Wil Trapp opens up about MLS soccer about his long road back from concussion symptoms

Despite following the usual and customary concussion protocol and then being cleared by two doctors, Wil Trapp couldn’t make it all the way through his first game back… “That was the lowest point,” he told MLS soccer.com. “I’m sitting there and I just did the two weeks of protocol and I was cleared, so I should be fine. And to not have it out there or physically be right, you just don’t know what to do. You don’t know where to turn.” Wil Trapp turned to Dr. Victor Pedro for help in recovering from him concussion symptoms. “It’s all pretty amazing stuff, how the brain works and connects every system in your body,” Trapp said. “I was just kind of fascinated by it. I was always interested in studying medicine. So to learn about all the systems of the brain…it’s fascinating to see, ‘OK, I’m feeling this symptom right now. What’s causing that?’ Read the complete article: Wil Trapp opens up about long road back from concussion...
A Teen Athlete’s Struggle to Overcome Brain Injuries Suffered Through Concussions

A Teen Athlete’s Struggle to Overcome Brain Injuries Suffered Through Concussions

A very detailed article on one of our patients, Cara Griffith, just came out in Parenting NH magazine. The author, Pamme Boutselis, chronicles Cara’s painful journey through two years of debilitating pain resulting from two concussions sustained while playing soccer. Once a soccer and music-loving high school student, Cara basically lost two years of her life while various doctors and treatment programs offered little in the way of hope, and less in the way of relief from pain. A stroke of good fortune allowed her mom Marcia to find out about us and Cortical Integrative Therapy in August of 2014. Read the full article here to see how CIT has impacted Cara’s life and how she’s doing...
NBC 10 Health Check Special Report: TBI & CIT

NBC 10 Health Check Special Report: TBI & CIT

On February 25, 2013, local Channel 10, WJAR aired this special report on Cortical Integrative Therapy and the successful treatment of headaches, migraines, concussions, and traumatic brain injuries. Featuring concussion survivor and advocate, Tracy Yatsko–watch as Tracy recounts an 8-year struggle that has led her to seek treatment with Rhode Island’s own, Dr. Victor Pedro.   To read the full story, click on the following link:   Health Check Special Report: Traumatic Brain Injury Special Treatment...

NBC 10 Feature: Successful Treatment of TBI

In case you missed it, check out last night’s NBC special on Cortical Integrative Therapy and the successful treatment of migraines, headaches, concussions, and traumatic brain injuries. Featuring concussion survivor–Tracy Yatsko–watch as Tracy recounts an 8-year struggle that has led her to seek treatment with Rhode Island’s own, Dr. Victor Pedro. Health Check Special Report: Traumatic Brain Injury Special...