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What kind of specialist treats concussions?

The first point of contact after a concussion is usually an orthopedic surgeon. Watch Carrie Stafstrom, director of orthopedics and neuroscience at Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center, explain the other specialists that treat concussions.

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