Dr. Matthew Gianforte

If you have been involved in a car accident you may not know what your next should be and may be overwhelmed with the situation. An attorney may be able to help you in this situation and provide necessary legal advice that allows you to receive fair compensation.vIf you were injured because of another driver’s negligence you deserve the time and finances to get healthy once again.

After an accident you may not think to immediately call a chiropractor, however, early intervention of chiropractic care can help you avoid years of chronic pain after an accident. Below is a list of reasons why you should consider contacting a chiropractor doctor after being involved in a crash.

Some injuries may present themself later on.

After an accident some injuries may be very noticeable, such as cuts, laceration, or broken bones. However, there are some injuries that can occur during the crash but might not be noticeable until hours or days later. Whiplash is a common car accident injury that occurs from the sudden push forward and the quick jerk backwards when the car is involved in a collision. The typical symptoms of whiplash include:

  • Dizziness
  • Headaches
  • Irritability
  • Blurred vision
  • Stiffness in the neck
  • A tingling feeling in the extremities

If you believe you experienced whiplash during a collision, seeing a chiropractor early on may help reduce the swelling and minimize pain.

Help your claim or court case.

If you wait a long time after the accident, it may be difficult to link your symptoms to the incident and then it may be harder to receive reimbursement. Our skilled chiropractors and diagnose your condition and create a treatment plan. This will help in the future if you are filing a claim with the insurance company or trying to win a case and can maximize your probability of receiving a reward later on.

Chiropractic treatment offers a safe and non-invasive route.

If you are wanting to avoid surgery or having to mask the pain with medication, chiropractic treatment is a great alternative. Through adjustments and realigning the joints of the spine, the body can begin healing itself. This will allow for the tension on the spine to reduced and as a result experience less pain. Other techniques such as stretches, using heat or ice, or massages are safe alternatives that many chiropractors use.

Get the Help you Deserve

After an accident you may be worried about your future and how to cover the medical expenses, or personal damage costs, or lost wages. Skillful attorneys can help you file claims or fight in court to get the compensation you deserve. Sometimes this process can take some time, and you may be experiencing pain. In the event that you need legal advice, do not hesitate to contact a car accident lawyer Dekalb County GA or locals, to assist you with your case.

Thank you to Andrew R. Lynch, P.C Attorney at Law for providing their insight on car accident injuries and authoring this piece.

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