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Auto Accident Injury
Nowadays, it seems we are all in a hurry to get some place and even more distracted while driving than ever. For this reason, auto accidents and auto accident injuries are on the rise. At Optimal Health Spine & Wellness Clinic, we do our best to help our patients navigate the recovery process after vehicle accident injuries incurred while navigating the roads.
Auto accident injuries can happen in collisions which occur at speeds as low as five miles per hour. Many individuals involved in auto accidents, do not even realize they have been injured because symptoms of injuries such as whiplash, spinal subluxation, and herniated discs often do not arise until days after the incident. Immediate treatment, however, is paramount to ensuring full recovery following an accident with the prevention of chronic pain and limited range of motion. If left untreated or if treatment is delayed, auto accident injuries can lead to chronic symptoms including:
To prevent these symptoms, reduce their recurrence, and to ensure a healthy and complete recovery from auto accident injuries, it is important to seek injury diagnosis and treatment immediately following an accident.
Our team of chiropractors and massage therapists at Optimal Health Spine & Wellness Clinic provide patients with an effective approach to auto accident injury treatment that is also holistically minded, natural, and non-invasive. Rather than prescribing surgery or potentially harmful pain medications to mask the symptoms of auto accident injury, our medical professionals target your symptoms at their source, giving your body the tools and assistance it needs to heal and stay well.
When recovering from an auto accident injury, treatment at our clinic will accelerate your healing process while reducing pain and preventing future problems related to your accident. During your appointment, our chiropractor will first perform a physical evaluation and discuss any symptoms you are already experiencing in order to diagnose the presence of any injuries. We will then work with you to devise a wellness plan focused on initially reducing and managing pain, healing, and recovery, and then on continued wellness. Auto accident injury treatment often includes a combination of:
These treatments work together to strengthen the body, prevent the development of scar tissue, reduce inflammation, and increase circulation to facilitate the delivery of oxygen and nutrients vital to healing at the cellular level. We will develop an individually tailored wellness plan suited to best heal your injuries while accommodating your needs.
At Optimal Health Spine & Wellness in Normandy, WA, our team of medical professionals will help you navigate your recovery from an auto accident injury near SeaTac, Des Moines, and Burien. From diagnosis, through treatment, and into your recovery we will help you take the right steps and make the best choices for your health, following an auto accident. Not only will we give you the tools and care needed for a speedy and complete recovery, we will also assist you with compiling necessary documentation for insurance purposes following an accident.
If you are involved in an auto accident – even a minor fender bender – we encourage you to contact our office at 206-241-3836 right away to begin the healing and recovery process immediately in order to reduce unpleasant symptoms of auto accident injury.