|Head & Brain Trauma
Dr. McBride specializes in the treatment of closed head
and other skull injuries related to birth trauma and other injuries through
the Biocranial System of treatment.
injuries to the brain, also called intracranial injury, or simply head
injury, occurs when a sudden trauma causes brain damage. TBI can result from
a closed head injury or a penetrating head injury and is one of two subsets
of acquired brain injury (ABI). The other subset is non-traumatic brain
injury (e.g. stroke, meningitis, anoxia). Parts of the brain that can be
damaged include the cerebral hemispheres, cerebellum, and brain stem. TBI
can cause a host of physical, cognitive, emotional, and social effects.