It is best to schedule an examination with us as soon as possible after an auto injury or trauma. Even if there are no immediate symptoms, some may occur a few days or weeks after an accident. Also, the pain and severity of the injury may increase if you wait too long to receive a diagnosis and treatment. Once we determine the extent of your injury from your accident, you will receive personal and specialized care including chiropractic care, physical therapy modalities, as well as customized exercises to do to help ease pain and correct the injury. We will work with you to develop a tailored treatment plan and determine how long it will take for you to recover from your injury.
Whiplash is one of the most common auto injuries and entails damage to the soft tissues of the neck or back. Many people think whiplash only occurs in high speed or potentially fatal accidents. However, whiplash can occur from accidents as slow as 5 mph. The symptoms may present themselves a few days or even weeks after the injury, yet waiting until the symptoms appear to receive treatment can greatly interfere the speed and ease of your recovery. Symptoms of whiplash can include:
The quicker you receive treatment for your injuries, the easier your full recovery will be. Don’t wait to start your path to healing and contact Advanced Spinal Care today to get answers to your questions.