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Winter Accident? Should You See a Chiropractor for Your Injury?

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A red and yellow car crash and the driver needs an accident and injury chiropractor for their back pain.

Whether it’s a little fender-bender or a full-on metal crushing, glass shattering car accident it’s likely you felt it in some way. Often, we find even the most minor impacts can have painful and long-lasting results left without treatment; with the most effective treatment being provided by a skilled accident and injury chiropractor and caring staff.

At A Family Chiropractic Clinic, you can expect to receive the most cutting-edge chiropractic care. We have a highly trained support staff all practicing in continued education and training staying up to date on how to produce healing results for injury accidents and physical issues. We take the time to listen to your experience and support a care plan that fits into your busy lifestyle.

Deciding When to See an Accident and Injury Chiropractor

There is never an ideal time to experience an automobile accident. When you find yourself in that position time stands still, if only for a moment. And then life continues, at the busy pre-accident pace. Our bodies, after an accident, however, may not be able to resume the busy pace life demands. As the winter settles in we see a significant increase in the amount of car accidents. We also notice a greater need for treatment for an injury or flaring physical issues.  If you find yourself post-accident and are asking yourself if you should receive chiropractic care, the answer is yes. Even if your level of discomfort is low, and initially manageable, it has been discovered that a small injury can create big problems left untreated.

When a body experiences injury from impact and any part of your physical systems are out of alignment your body will make accommodations in support of the ailing area effected by the injury. These micro-accommodations can result in collateral discomfort. Sore muscles, nerve agitation, and overall a lower quality of physical ability. The treatment plans at A Family Chiropractic Clinic are comprehensive and sensitive to the needs of the patient. We are always treating within your comfort zone and often meeting individuals who have left their injuries untreated for too long right where they are in their healing process to bring them to a better quality of daily life and resuming desired activity levels.

Post-Accident Injuries and Issues: Treatment and how to heal

An automobile accident is the most common reason to call to schedule a new injury office visit. However, there are also some other reasons to consider seeing a chiropractor during those chilly winter months. If you’re questioning if chiropractic care is the right for your injury, pain, discomfort or ailments consider some of the following information:

  • When proper chiropractic care is established after a car accident you will have better overall results. Decreased pain, increased mobility and a return to functioning. It is not uncommon for individuals to go days or weeks after a car accident believing they are without injury only to wake up one day to new or unusual pain resulting from the accident. Selecting chiropractic care immediately after a car accident allows for a skilled medical professional to support you from impact, to recognized injury, through healing, and back into normalcy and full functioning.
  • Winter is hard on our human bodies! The cold can cause pain and stiffness that leads to unexpected pain. During winter we see more muscle strains and fall injuries. Chiropractic care can and should be utilized for top physical maintenance as well. Get ahead of the biting cold ailments and prevent muscle weakness so your body responds well through the increased stress of the elements. Chiropractic care also offers core rehabilitation which assists in having a stronger sense of balance. Balance is important when it comes to reducing your risk for fall injury or strain.

See a Chiropractor, Today

Most importantly seeing a chiropractic directly after a car accident will decrease long-term pain. It addresses and reduces inflammation. Spinal manipulation and other chiropractic care techniques even strengthen your immune system. This makes you less likely to get sick while recovering from your automobile accident. Over time you will have increased flexibility without pain, and our skilled staff can reduce muscle tightness or even break up scar tissue if appropriate in the plan of care. Chiropractic care is also non-invasive. Furthermore, it protects you against the risks associated with medications and surgery.

Don’t delay coming into the office and receive care after an auto accident. We have a focus on overall physical wellness. We also know how to treat the early stages of injury post-accident. The amazing staff at A Family Chiropractic Clinic assist you as the patient in feeling comfortable with the process of coming in, getting treatment, and making rehabilitation and healing your top priority. We create realistic treatment plans hand in hand with our patients. Our primary focus is to get you back on your feet and enjoying life.

If you have suffered a recent car accident injury call A Family Chiropractic Clinic now for relief (940) 566-0000 and speak to an accident and injury chiropractor.