Brain Injury Outcomes

Our team includes physicians, therapists, and other professionals who are experts in brain injuries – whether the result from a trauma, a disorder or brain tumor. We offer a comprehensive range of leading-edge inpatient rehabilitative care that’s based on each patient’s unique needs.

  • In 2016, we admitted 81 patients to Inpatient Rehabilitation following a brain injury.
    • 16 patients with Traumatic Brain Injury with an average age of 60 years
      • (13 male, three female)
    • 65 patients with Non-Traumatic Brain Injury with an average age of 61 years
      • (35 male, 30 female)
    • Our patients reported a near-perfect nine out of 10 score for overall rating of care.
    • 67 percent of our Brain Injury patients returned home after their rehab stay.
    • The average length of stay in rehab was approximately 13 days.

UT Southwestern’s Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute 

Learn more about the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Texas Institute for Brain Injury and Repair

UT Southwestern’s Texas Institute for Brain Injury and Repair (TIBIR) is at the forefront of scientific discoveries that will have transformative impact on how brain injuries are prevented and treated. We’ve combined a focus on technology advances, innovative research, and exemplary patient care to enhance the treatment and diagnosis of brain injuries.

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