A further breakdown of the numbers showed skateboarding topping the list at 129,000 accidents. The number may be justifiable considering that there have been over 50 million American skateboarders in the past 15 years. The potential for head and neck injuries shows itself when the boarder, say, misjudges a half-pipe on the landing or slips while grinding a hand rail.
A physical therapist from Pleasantville, NY, like ProClinix’s Dr. Brian Dombal, DPT, is capable of checking the scope of the injuries and planning a recovery program for you. Head injuries already carry a danger of severe concussions especially in the case of a hard impact.