Concussion Center

The Houston Methodist Concussion Center's multispecialty team includes neurologists, neuropsychologists, neurosurgeons, primary care sports medicine physicians and athletic trainers who provide innovative care to our patients. The center's experts serve as team concussion consultants for professional athletes, including the Houston Astros, Houston Dynamo, Houston Texans and Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, as well as Rice University, collegiate, high school and youth teams.

Providing Outreach and Education
Houston Methodist Hospital's staff of outreach athletic trainers work with the center's athletic trainer liaison to provide information about the Concussion Center, as well as to administer ImPACT baseline testing to greater Houston area school districts and private schools in conjunction with concussion education presentations.

Houston Methodist Concussion Center

The Houston Methodist Concussion Center provides on-site education for schools and club teams on how to recognize concussion and what actions to take if one is suspected. As part of our community outreach, we provide this service at no cost.

Dr. Kenneth Podell is the Director of the Concussion Center. He specializes in the neuropsychological assessment and treatment of individuals who have sustained brain injuries or diseases, with particular expertise in sports concussions, traumatic brain injuries and dementia

Houston Methodist Concussion Center
6560 Fannin St.
Scurlock Tower, Suite 1840
Houston, TX 77030
Fax: 713.790.5055