Brain Injury

Tyler Upton continues his rehab journey with Encore Rehabilitation-Winfield

In August 2019, Tyler Upton was involved in a very serious car accident. As a result of the accident, Tyler suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury. After spending three months hospitalized at UAB, he started an intensive rehab program at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

In March 2020, Tyler returned home to Winfield and continued his recovery process at Encore Rehabilitation-Winfield. At Encore, Tyler continues to regain his skills in balance, coordination, and agility. He has made extraordinary progress since his accident!

We are very, very proud of Tyler! We know with his persistence and dedication with his rehab, he will continue to heal and recover. Keep going, Tyler! We LOVE to see you move!

Encore Rehabilitation-Winfield
199 Carraway DriveSuite A1
Winfield, Alabama 35594
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Brain Injury Facts & Statistics-Brain Injury Awareness Month**

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  • Every nine seconds, someone in the US sustains a brain injury.
  • More than 3.5 million children and adults sustain an acquired brain injury (ABI) each year, but the total incidence is unknown.
  • Traumatic brain injury  (TBI) is a type of ABI. A TBI is caused by trauma to the brain from an external force.
  • One of every 60 people in the US lives with TBI-related disability
  • At least 5.3 million Americans live with a TBI-related disability
  • Typical causes of ABI include:
    • Electric Shock
    • Infectious Disease
    • Lightning Strike
    • Near Drowning
    • Oxygen Deprivation (Hypoxia/Anoxia)
    • Stroke
    • Seizure Disorder
    • Substance Abuse/Overdose
    • Toxic Exposure
    • Trauma
    • Tumor

        Call the Ocean Springs Neuroscience Center today at 228-818-1207 to set up an appointment for quality care with our Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Speech Therapists.  We are here to help you regain  your independence and improve your quality of life.

Ocean Springs Neurological Vestibular Rehabilitation
3603 Bienville Blvd., Suite 202
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

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**Facts and Statistics from the Brain Injury Association of America. For a complete list of statistics, click here.