Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), physical medicine and rehabilitation, and other areas research tests and treatments for concussions. Read more about research in neurology and sports medicine .

Read about determining when the brain has recovered from concussion, sports-related concussions and diagnosing and treating sports-related concussions.

Hockey summit

The Sports Medicine Center at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota hosted the Ice Hockey Summit: Action on Concussion in 2010. Concussion experts from the United States, Canada and Europe as well as representatives from the NHL and USA Hockey gathered to develop an action plan to reduce concussions in ice hockey. In a published article, experts made recommendations regarding action items to reduce concussions. Ice Hockey Summit II: Action on Concussion is scheduled to take place Oct. 8-9, 2013, at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.


See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on concussions on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

May 15, 2013