How Chiropractic Can Help with Auto Accident Injuries
Did you know that about 3 million people are injured each year from car accidents in the United States? From mild to more severe, the human body's response to auto accident injury can vary greatly. The good news is, many of these common injuries can be treated naturally by a chiropractor. Chiropractic treatments are non-invasive, all natural, and work with your body to heal. Here's how chiropractic treatments can make a difference on these common auto accident injuries.
This common injury can often happen with fender benders and sideswipes and usually manifests as neck pain. A chiropractor can adjust the patient's spine to help the neck muscles strengthen and recover properly after the injury. It may also help other common symptoms like dizziness, nausea, and headache. If this sounds like you, you don't have to wait for the whiplash pain to become unbearable. Treat it ahead of time, the right way to prevent future problems from developing.
Many people think of seeing a traditional doctor for treating herniated discs, but a chiropractor can also treat them, the natural way. Special state of the art spine alignment equipment and laser therapy are technologies a chiropractor uses to help repair the body's spine and restore herniated discs, which naturally alleviate back pain and improve quality of life.
Soft Tissue Injuries
Severe injuries, of course, can be very painful and debilitating. Auto injuries to soft tissues happen in even minor accidents. Micro tears occur in the muscle tissue that aren't noticed at first, but can become a symptomatic problem down the road. That's why it's important to get to a chiropractor after an accident right away to begin promoting healing and inflammation reduction in the body.
Your Partner in Healing from Auto Accidents
Are you suffering from these injuries, or do you know someone who is? Elan Wellness Center can help. We're proud to serve our patients in Westchase, Tampa, Town & Country, Oldsmar, Citrus Park, Odesa and surrounding communities. Contact us today to schedule an appointment. We look forward to helping you heal and get back to normal from your auto accident!