As a neurosurgeon and spine surgeon, I operate my medical practice. As the Chairman of KONKUSSION, I am fortunate to be on the cutting edge of innovation in concussion education, clinical management, and research and development.

Dr. Neilank K. Jha


Dr. Neilank K. Jha

Neurosurgeon, Spine Surgeon

Dr. Jha is the Founder of the KONKUSSION program. His vision is to revolutionize and redefine the management of concussions. Through the KONKUSSION program, Dr.Jha has assembled what he describes as “one of the best teams in sports” to tackle this challenging issue of concussions from both a clinical and research perspective.

Dr. Jha pursued his undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto, completed his medical school training at McMaster University, completed a six-year residency in neurosurgery at McMaster University and subsequently completed a two-year fellowship from the University of Toronto in complex spinal disorders. He is a board-certified Neurosurgeon FRCS(C) and a fellowship trained Spine Surgeon currently staff at the Mackenzie Health Hospital in Toronto. Dr. Jha has also pursued his MBA at the Ivey School of Business and is in the process of completing an MSc in Behavioural Economics at the London School of Economics.

CityNews Toronto Interview

Sidney Crosby had another scary crash into the boards Monday night, just one game after suffering another concussion. We talk to Dr. Neilank Jha, a neurosurgeon and concussion specialist, about what parents with children in sports need to know.