Are you suffering from whiplash, back pain, neck pain, headaches or migraines following an auto accident? Unfortunately, too many auto injuries go undiagnosed or untreated for months or years. This can cause significant problems down the road , often more severe than current symptoms. While your car is the initial focus, pay attention to your body too! You could be suffering from a whiplash injury event if you were moving as little as 5mph! Come visit us at Living Wellness of Columbia to start your healing process and get your body back to optimal health.
At Living Wellness Columbia, we offer innovative and natural chiropractic care for whiplash, neck pain, back pain, and headaches suffered from an auto accident. Ask yourself the most important question: How do I feel? Be on the lookout for emerging neck or back pain. Adrenaline can often cover up symptoms of injury immediately following your accident, so give yourself a day or two to really examine any pain you may be feeling. Some symptoms may include dizziness, stiffness, headaches, neck and back pain, numbness, tingling, and nausea. If you find yourself experiencing any of these symptoms, get evaluated immediately by a medical specialist trained in spine and neck work. Remember, undocumented injuries close the door on any compensation you may receive to pay for your health care expenses.
The highly trained medical staff at Living Wellness has been treating patients injured in auto accidents for over a decade! We are experienced in the most up-
A whiplash injury is very common in an auto accident. A whiplash injury is the result of rapid acceleration or deceleration. If your head is suddenly jerked forward and swung back beyond natural limits, muscles and ligaments that provide support to the head can be torn, stretched, or sprained. The soft tissue that lives between your spinal discs can tear or rupture causing pain in both the neck and back. Your spine can become misaligned which will reduce your range of motion.
How do I know if I have whiplash? There are numerous symptoms of whiplash. First and foremost, you may experience neck pain, headaches, shoulder pain, lower back pain, nausea, fatigue, dizziness, vertigo, blurred vision, a ringing in the ears, or a difficulty swallowing. These symptoms usually appear within 24 hours of your accident, so be on the look out!
If you’ve been injured in an accident, or even if you are not sure whether or not your symptoms are related to a recent accident, give us a call and we can set up a time to speak one of our doctors. Sorting out your situation and determining the right course of action may turn out to be one of the most important health decisions of your life.
We have over 10 years of experience assessing and treating injuries associated with automobile accidents. Our chiropractic team can discover and alleviate musculoskeletal injuries associated with automobile accidents. Being examined for neck and back injuries as quickly as possible can significantly reduce your pain and avoid future injuries down the road. Ignoring your injury can lead to long term and unnecessary issues associated with your auto injury. The most effective treatment for auto injuries involves a synergy of chiropractic corrective care, rehabilitation of soft tissues, and self-
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