Category: Concussion

A Chicago area physician recently summarized the positive results of hyperbaric oxygen therapy as early intervention for patients who have suffered mild TBI/concussion.  General surgeon,  Dr. Daphne Denham, has treated patients as well as her own family members with HBOT and hopes that it will soon become a standard of care for all who have […]

Football legend, Joe Namath, is lending his name and personal testimony in hopes of convincing the NFL and others to consider using Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for those with chronic and traumatic brain injury.  Namath is athlete/spokesperson for the neurological treatment center that has treated him with HBOT and is lending his name and celebrity to raise […]

A brain injury forum made up of professional athletes from various sports was highlighted by the testimonial of football great, Joe Namath, as he shared of his experience and success of being treated with HBOT.  Namath claims his neurological symptoms, resulting from multiple concussions over the span of his career, have greatly improved since undergoing oxygen therapy. […]

CBS News medical reporter, Dr. Max Gomez, recently featured an interview with Joe Namath, of pro football’s Hall of Fame, in which Namath stated that undergoing Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment has definitely made a difference in his health and has improved (mild) traumatic brain injury issues stemming from his years of taking hard hits and concussions […]

Post concussion syndrome, PTSD and the burgeoning need and quest to incorporate hyperbaric oxygen therapy as a standard of care treatment modality. Read more: Increased awareness about concussions amplifies the search for solutions

Joe Namath, legendary quarterback, has been treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy for early cognitive symptoms related to past concussive episodes he experienced while playing professional football. Namath is a firm believer and supporter in the benefits of HBOT for brain injury. His support is so dedicated, Namath not only helped raise $10 million to fund […]

U.S. Army veteran recounts how treatment with hyperbaric oxygen therapy changed her life and alleviated symptoms associated with head injury from blast incidents. Go to: Veteran Says Experimental PTSD Therapy Changed Her Life

Dr. Bill Duncan, who serves as vice president of development the Virginia-based International Hyperbaric Medical Foundation, recently lectured at East Central University on the benefits of oxygen therapy for people with traumatic brain injuries and share the story of his own son’s recovery using HBOT. Duncan’s son suffered debilitating, recurrant symptoms that nearly drove him […]

News coverage from northeast Texas, outside of Dallas, about high school football players using HBOT to combat post concussion syndrome and heal the brain following concussive incidents. With more medical understanding of the long term ill effects of concussion in sports, many parents aren’t taking any chances with their young sons and seeking treatment with […]

U.S. soldier, purple heart recipient and Iraq war veteran credits his improvement in post concussion symptoms to hyperbaric oxygen therapy.  Lt. Matt Smotherton was part of a platoon responsible for clearing IEDs and was unfortunately injured in three separate blasts.  He suffered lasting mTBI (mild traumatic brain injury) symptoms as a result of concussions sustained […]

New York City ABC news affiliate (WABC-TV) recently aired a news report with medical correspondent, Dr. Sapna Parikh, about the success of using hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). To read more and watch video:  Hyperbaric Oxgyen Therapy to Treat PTSD

This article recently appeared on the the website,, a comprehensive website dedicated to providing information for parents whose children participate in organized sports. Read more: Treating concussions with hyperbaric oxygen therapy

The Department of Defense is currently running multiple studies on Hbot. The U. S. Army Medical Materiel Development Activity is leading an effort to determine if hyperbaric oxygen is of benefit in the treatment of chronic symptoms of mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) or post-concussion syndrome (PCS). Results should be available this year. Read more: […]

A Louisiana man passed out after choking on food and fell striking his head causing him to suffer a concussion. Post concussion symptoms including headaches, clouded thinking and lack of sleep persisted and did not improve until he underwent a series of hyperbaric oxygen treatments. To watch KATC3 news coverage video and read more go […]

A teenage athlete who suffered a concussion during high school sport last spring has seen great improvement in post concussion symptoms with the help of hyperbaric oxygen therapy. To read more and watch video: Teen Suffering from Concussion Sees Improvement with Hyperbaric Treatment

US Army veteran, Major Ben Richards, finds success with hyperbaric oxygen therapy for treatment of traumatic brain injury and post traumatic stress disorder. Read more and watch news video: Army major seeing success with LSU hyperbaric treatment

KDAF-TV from Dallas/Fort Worth reports on former NFL player and autistic son who are currently receiving HBOT in hopes of aiding their individual problems. “Ryan and Will Neufeld have something in common–besides being father and son. Both are looking for help. Will is autistic and Ryan suffers from post-concussion syndrome. He played in the National […]

Twenty two year old IED injured military vet finds healing with hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Watch video: Concussion Oxygen Treatment

Seattle FOX news story about Gulf War veteran who has experienced great improvements for his PTSD and TBI symptoms after undergoing hyperbaric oxygen therapy. To read more and watch news video: Research institute hopes to offer hyperbaric oxygen treatment for vets with PTSD

“I have seen how hyperbaric chambers have been used to repair the brain and I think we can use it to avoid the deaths that we’ve seen of former NFL players,” Boldin told Newsmax Health in a recent interview. Boldin has undergone HBOT himself and is trying to get the word out so that all […]

The news was bad. My orthopedist reported the ankle sprain that I suffered during my school basketball game was the most serious of its kind – a Grade III, requiring immobilization in a hard cast and possibly months to heal before returning to sports. Understanding the benefits of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and knowing that high profile, professional athletes have used it to accelerate recovery, my dad, immediately contacted Hyperbaric Therapy of the Lowcountry and within 24 hours of my injury, I started HBOT....

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