After being involved in an auto accident, it can be a very stressful time for you as you try to figure out what to do next. We want to make sure that you take proper care of yourself, whether you are experiencing pain or not. We highly suggest that you visit a chiropractor as soon as possible. A professional will be able to properly assess common areas that could be affected during an auto accident.
Most Common Injuries
One of the most common injuries that patients experience after an auto accident is whiplash. This occurs when a forceful thrust to the neck occurs causing neck pain, stiffness and headaches. There are also some hidden injuries that can occur. You may not feel pain right away, but that pain could kick in after a couple of weeks. Waiting to feel the pain can cost you a lot of
Strengthen your legal claim
When it comes to filing a claim with insurance companies, they will do what they can to minimize any payouts. Getting chiropractic treatment can strengthen your legal claim, as you show that treatment was necessary after the auto accident and you are taking the steps to recovery. Not only can you seek reimbursement for your medical treatments by providing all the required documents, but you can also seek reimbursement for lost wages.
Prevent future injuries
If you wait too long to seek medical treatment after an auto accident, you may be causing yourself extra discomfort in the long run. If you want to prevent chronic pain, we recommend seeking medical attention immediately. A chiropractor will be able to assess the situation and create a specified plan for you and your injuries. The longer you wait, the higher your chances are of reinjuring yourself and extending your recovery time. Take the first step and get an assessment, so you can decide if chiropractic treatment will be the best option for you to get back to your daily activities.