Dr. Don Fong is an accredited concussion management physician. Head injuries are on the rise, especially among athletes. In response to the growing need for health care providers who are experts in concussion management, ImPACT developed a concussion management model based on scientific research, and provides advanced neurological testing performed by CIC (Credentialed ImPACT Consultant) professionals including our very own rehab eye doctor in Sacramento, CA.
ImPACT stands for Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing. The model was developed by clinical experts in sports related head injuries based on data from clinical research, and it continues to evolve based on ongoing data from the ImPACT research team and independent professionals, so you can rely on the techniques’ accuracy and efficacy. ImPACT is the proud recipient of numerous accolades and is endorsed by leading sports authorities, governing bodies, teams and athletes who use the ImPACT model including the NHL, NFL, MLB, WWE, and Cirque du Soleil, in addition to thousands of high schools, colleges and universities.
As a Credentialed ImPACT Consultant Dr. Fong collaborates with athletic trainers as well as other health care providers to offer resources for concussion management. Concussion management involve rigorous neurological testing to assess cognitive abilities and track progress during the recovery period.