Persistent Symptoms Services
Holland Bloorview has largest multidisciplinary pediatric persistent symptoms clinic in Ontario . We offer clinical consultation services for children and youth with persistent concussion symptoms. If symptoms persist for 4 weeks, and your child is unable to return to full workload at school or unable to return to sports, a physician may refer them to our concussion services for consultation. Please have your doctor complete our physician referral form. All of these services are covered by OHIP, and may include:
- Medical follow up with a physician who is an expert brain injury
- Occupational therapy
- Social work
Services are individualized and depend on you and your child’s goals and priorities.
Note: We also offer early care services (less than 4 weeks) for youth enrolled in our baseline testing program. This program offers physician-led follow up car to mange your child's concussion.