3 million people in united states are getting injured every year caused by automobile accident. While some car accident victims experience minor types of injuries, it’s important to know that people often initially feel fine after car accident injuries. However, anywhere between one and 30 days, sometimes more, pain and aches from a variety of issues (Hidden Injuries) can occur.
Right chiropractic treatment plan is a well-documented method for pain management and treatment
Torn muscles and soft tissue injuries are common issues that often go unnoticed, even with the use of an x-ray. Chiropractic treatment focuses on reducing the your backache and neck pain, making sure your body properly heals.
In reality, even minor fender benders can lead to injury and more than half of all whiplash injuries occur in crashes where there was little to no damage to the vehicle.
The only way to rule out injuries is to seek medical attention.
” Car accident injuries can have long lasting effects on your health, even low impact collisions.”
What Can Chiropractic Do For Car Accident Injuries?
Dr. Mansour Hossein at Integrity Auto & Work Injury Chiropractic Clinic in Beaverton has successfully treated car accident injuries for over 15 years.
Research shows effective Chiropractic treatments as proved successful for thousands of auto accident patients.
A Chiropractor in most cases can significantly reduce pain, restore movement, over come muscle weakness, reduce inflammation, spasms, and scar tissue.
Chiropractic can also increase your overall well being by stabilizing your injuries from the accident.
Proper Treatment Speeds Up Recovery
Car accident victims often struggle with pain, soreness and the inability to complete day-to-day tasks. People with preexisting chronic pain are even more uncomfortable.
Why suffer like this for weeks or months when you can enjoy a speedy recovery with chiropractic care?
Proper treatment begins with an assessment of your injury, medical history and lifestyle. Diagnostic equipment is also used to help pinpoint the problem.
With this information, your chiropractor can develop a personalized treatment plan that may include a combination of modalities, including spinal adjustments, massage therapy, acupuncture and physical therapy.
The goal of your treatment is to restore you to your pre-accident condition.
This is done by decreasing your pain, increasing mobility, eliminating muscle spasms and treating all other symptoms at the source.
Do I Need To Hire a Lawyer Before I See a Doctor?
If you have been injured in a car accident, you need to see the doctor first. Seeing a doctor first not only seems logical but ensures that your injuries are well documented.
If your injuries are significant enough as the result of the negligence of another person, you may wish to pursue litigation.
Following a thorough evaluation, we will advise you if we think your injuries have the potential to have a residual effect.
Regardless of whether you chose to be or not be represented by an personal injury attorney, you are entitled to receive medical care (which includes chiropractic care) under the Oregon PIP part of your auto insurance.
Who Does The Paperwork For The Car Insurance Company?
After an accident, regardless of who is at fault, you will be required to complete a Personal Injury Protection form, otherwise known as PIP form and mail the form to the insurance carrier as soon as possible.
Our office will submit all the other necessary paperwork, including billing statements, medical reports, and any other supporting documentation that is requested by your insurance company.
If you decide to get more information or discuss the right treatment plan for you can schedule an appointment online or give us a call at 503-352-0735