Head injuries involve trauma to the scalp, skull or brain. Concussions, scalp wounds, skull fractures and brain hemorrhage are just a few types of head injuries. Children often experience head injuries, but most of these injuries aren’t a major concern other than a bump or scrape on the scalp.
When certain symptoms such as difficulty breathing or vomiting occur, you need a doctor’s evaluation. To confirm or rule out a serious injury, Goshen Hospital Emergency Department assesses head injuries in Goshen, IN. Our expert emergency team stabilizes head injuries and connects you with the treatment you need. For life-threatening conditions, call 911 or visit the nearest emergency room.