MSU Physiatrist Talks Helmets For Bike, Scooter Safety

September 5, 2019

MarketWatch interviewed MSU physiatrist Mathew Saffarian, DO, regarding what to look for in a helmet for scooters and bikes. The interventional and sports medicine rehabilitation doctor has seen his share of injuries both from sports and daily life in his practice in East Lansing.

"The same helmets can be used to prevent skull fracture for use with bikes, scooters, etc. Motorcycle helmets are different of course,” Dr. Matthew Saffarian, interventional and sportsmedicine doctor at Michigan State University, tells MarketWatch.

“A helmet that is comfortable and fits properly is the most important thing to consider when looking for a good helmet,” says Saffarian.

Learn what to look for when buying a helmet, read 6 best bike helmets under $100, according to doctors and industry experts.

Mathew Saffarian, DO, is a physiatrist who provides care to the public at MSU Rehabilitation in East Lansing. He specializes in interventional and sports medicine.

Read more about Dr. Saffarian. To learn more about the practice or to get contact information for a referral, visit the MSU Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - East Lansing