Our brains are complex and resilient, but a strong jolt or blow to the head can cause damage to the brain. From a mild concussion to a severe traumatic brain injury, we understand that every brain injury is like your brain – unique and complex.
When you visit one of our specialists at the Traumatic Brain Injury clinic at the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases, you will receive care beyond your physical injury. Our team of specialists understands that the complexities of a traumatic brain injury go beyond just your physical condition and can impact your cognitive ability and mental health. As part of the Trauma Concussion and Sports Medicine (TRACS) program, our neurotrauma specialists works side-by-side with researchers to understand and find the best treatment and prevention options for concussion and traumatic brain injury.
As a Traumatic Brain Injury clinic patient, you are at the center of everything we do. Find answers to questions about your visit and condition: what to expect, why Fixel Institute, how to manage life with a brain injury and next steps for your care and recovery.
Getting you back to you after injury
From a mild concussion to a severe traumatic brain or spinal cord injury, our team provides a variety of treatment options and rehabilitation services inlcuding cognitive testing, behavioral health sessions, therapy and more to get you back to you.
Explore the treatment options and services we offer at the Traumatic Brain Injury clinic .
Treatment Options & Services
- Cognitive and behavioral health testing
- Electronic gait and balance testing
- Occupational therapy
- Physical therapy
- Psychiatric care and therapy
- Rehabilitation program
- Sports medicine rehabilitation
Patient care takes place at our clinical building, UF Health Neuromedicine – Fixel Institute, in Gainesville, Florida. The state of the art facility provides a central location for all your care and treatment needs including appointments, therapies, rehabilitation and more.
Comprehensive Care at Fixel
During your visit to the Fixel Institute, you see a variety of specialists, including a neurologist, neuropsychologist, physical therapist, occupational therapist and more.
From support groups to counseling and nutrition guidance to social work, the Fixel institute offers a multitude of programs to support and care for you and your loved ones.
Clinical research is essential to finding new diagnosis tools and treatment options for traumatic brain injuries. As a patient at the Fixel Institute, you will have the opportunity to participate in a clinical trial at the Fixel Institute.
Whether you’re looking for a new patient visit or returning as a current patient, our team can help you schedule your appointment. Options may be available for telehealth.