Brain Injury Center | Patient and Family Resources

Preparing for your child's appointment

Please bring the following items to the appointment:

  • your child's insurance card
  • your child's Social Security card
  • your driver's license (or, if you are not the child's legal guardian, the license of the guardian)
  • name, address and phone number of your child's pediatrician
  • referral form and authorization number from your insurance company, if needed
  • a list of all the medications your child takes (including vitamins, supplements and herbal remedies)
  • copies of all test results, including any recent x-rays, CT or MRI scans that were done at a facility other than Boston Children's Hospital

Guidelines for recovery after a concussion

Ask your clinician for the following guidelines to help you get your child back to school and exercising safely after a concussion:

  • Academic Recovery Guidelines after Concussion
  • Exercise Progression after Concussion

Make an appointment

  • Call 1-617-355-6388. 
  • Request an appointment online.