After experiencing an auto accident, you may not notice symptoms for days, weeks, or months. Even if you think your injuries are minor, an evaluation by Cam Truong, DC, and her dedicated team at MyChiropractor in Columbia, Maryland, ensures that you get the comprehensive auto injury treatment you need to recover properly. Call the office or book an appointment online to learn more about your treatment options today.
When you’re in an auto accident — even a minor “fender bender” — the shock and fear cause your body to release endorphins. Endorphins dull pain and may keep you from noticing that you’re injured. You also may be distracted by the chaos surrounding the accident, including exchanging insurance information with the other driver and dealing with police.
After your car accident, you may not experience any symptoms for hours, days, or even months. That’s why seeing MyChiropractor after your accident ensures that you get the evaluation and care you need to minimize the risk for serious complications down the line.
Even if you feel fine after an auto accident, you should remain alert to other possible symptoms that could develop. Troubling symptoms that may benefit from auto injury treatment include:
You may also develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after your accident. Symptoms of PTSD include reliving the trauma, having nightmares about it, or being fearful of cars.
Chiropractic care and physical therapy don’t just treat your auto injury but also aim to restore your body to optimal health. The team at MyChiropractor conducts a comprehensive physical examination, gives you range-of-motion tests, and may order imaging studies to determine the best treatment plan. Recommended therapies could include:
The team at MyChiropractor are dedicated to ensuring you receive comprehensive treatments to improve your pain and mobility following an auto accident. Your treatment plan may include a variety of therapeutic methods.
Chiropractic care and physical therapy are non-invasive and medication-free, pain management solutions that can help with several auto injuries.
To get an evaluation and auto injury treatment, call MyChiropractor or book an appointment online today.