Susan Archer Chiarito, MD, FAAFP
Dr. Chiarito has been practicing medicine since 1996 as a partner at Mission Primary Care Clinic (MPCC) in Vicksburg, Mississippi. MPCC is a fully independent practice of 3 nurse practitioners and 7 physicians that provides health care for families and industry clients who require pre-employment physicals and injury evaluations. Dr. Chiarito is also the local medical director for Mississippi/Tennessee Aledade ACO—covering 18,000 lives at 20 private practice primary care clinics across Mississippi and Tennessee. Her area of specialty is comprehensive family medical care.
Articles Reviewed by Susan Archer Chiarito, MD, FAAFP
Concussions in Kids
A concussion is what it’s called when the brain bounces around or twists inside the skull. Many typical accidents may cause a concussion.