Do You Need Chiropractic Care After a Car Accident?
Have you, or someone you know, recently been involved in a car accident? Many people don't realise just how severe a car accident can be. It’s recommended to consult with a chiropractor as soon as possible to understand if significant injury may have been caused to your spine.
A car crash may cause significant injury to your body, with or without symptoms. A thorough chiropractic checkup, immediately after an accident, may help minimise any injury from manifesting as a health crisis later in life. As a chiropractor, I know only too well the types of injury and trauma that occur as a result of car accidents. Please read on to learn how chiropractic may help following a car accident.
Common Spinal Injuries
Injury can occur to the spine, neck and muscles. Common types of injury may include:
- Back and neck pain
- Headaches and dizziness
- soft tissue injury
- Seat belt burn
- Stiffness, aches and pain
Benefits of Chiropractic Care
Chiropractic works to:
- Alleviate stiff joints
- Reduce chronic pain
- Halt and in some cases reverse disc degeneration
- Correct poor posture
- Remove pressure and irritation to the nervous system
Consult Our Clinic
If you've been in a car accident recently, there are some important decisions you have to make. It's crucial to make these decisions immediately and not delay. A chiropractic check up and series of adjustments may help you.
Take the first important step to getting well today - contact us now to arrange a consultation. The team at Chirolife are happy to answer your questions and we look forward to helping you.
Please call (03) 9458 3255 to arrange an evaluation today.
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- Dies S, Strapp JW. Chiropractic treatment of patients in motor vehicle accidents: a statistical analysis . The Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association. 1992;36(3):139-145.