Sports Concussions

Orthopaedic & Spine Center of the Rockies provides comprehensive, highly specialized concussion care for residents of northern Colorado, Wyoming and western Nebraska.

Our concussion specialist, Alissa Wicklund, PhD, has the knowledge that comes from years of experience focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of concussions.

Our concussion specialist takes care of athletes and others who have sustained ahead injury in a motor vehicle accident or at work throughout the day in clinic.

Dr. Wicklund also serves as the concussion specialist for the Colorado Avalanche and the Denver Broncos.

If you have just sustained a concussion, or if your injury was years ago, Dr. Wicklund would be pleased to help you!


Concussion Care

Sports concussions and head injuries from recreational activities represent a health topic of growing interest and concern in our communities and the U.S.

Dr. Wicklund provides specialized and extensive assessments and treatment for concussions, and education on return to play/activities.

She holds board certification in her specialty, as well as designation as a Credentialed ImPACT Consultant through the national office for the ImPACT program. ImPACT is a widely recognized computerized assessment system for concussions.

Read about services at OCR’s Regional Concussion Center.

See details about concussion symptoms, care, recovery, a handout for athletes, coaches, and parents.


Additional Details on Concussions

Printable handout on services OCR offers at our Regional Concussion Center

Printable handout on concussion care, symptoms, recovery, and return to play

Read more in our Sports Medicine-Concussion Center booklet


Our Colorado Concussion Specialist

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To schedule an appointment and evaluation with our concussion specialist, please call our schedulers at 970-419-7050, or call 1-800-722-7441 and ask for scheduling.


Learn More

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