Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version

 Parents and Coaches - a short video about Concussions

Parents and Coaches we invite you to watch this short video (The Missouri School Boards’ Association produced a “BIA-MO Concussion Education” video on behalf of the Brain Injury Association of Missouri.) that provides some basic information concerning concussion, including Signs, Symptoms and Misunderstandings about concussions.



Meet the SportsCare Outreach Liaison!     Call 314-577-5640 


Emma Blankenship, ATC
As Outreach Liaison, Emma connects young athletes and teams in the community with injury prevention information and specialty services offered by SSM Cardinal Glennon SportsCare.

The CYC has partnered with SportsCare so our coaches, parents and players have a place to go with their sports medicine questions and concerns. 

About SportsCare
Cardinal Glennon SportsCare is the premier pediatric sports medicine provider in St. Louis and St. Charles. We provide exclusive, direct access to comprehensive medical care for young athletes.

By working with multiple specialists and care partners, we guarantee your child will get the top care that is best suited to treat their unique injury; improving recovery time and outcome. Many of our services are offered in multiple locations so your child can be treated close to home.

Specialists your child has access to through SportsCare include:

  • Orthopaedists
  • Pulmonologists
  • Cardiologists
  • Radiologists
  • Neurologists
  • Emergency medicine physicians
  • Rehabilitation specialists
  • Physical therapists
  • Nutritionists
  • Pediatric psychologists

Partners your child has access to through SportsCare include:

  • SSM Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center
  • SSM Orthopedics
  • SSM Physical Therapy
  • SLUCare, the physicians of Saint Louis University

We also keep kids in the game through educational programs and support for parents, coaches and athletes that focus on injury prevention, proper technique and overall athletic health. SportsCare is a young athlete’s best connection to sports medicine and athletic well-being.

We give kids a healthy advantage!  We'd love to hear from you!

For more information about SportsCare or for help finding an expert physician for your young athlete, contact your local SportsCare representative at 314-577-5640.



Click on the topic below to read about safety tips for various sports and health tips for possible sports injuries.  Feel free to share this information with your coaches and parents. Remember, if you have questions regarding a possible sports injury, SportsCare welcomes your calls to 314-577-5640.