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When it comes to urgency, the speed with which you act to prevent future injury complications is very important. The faster you recieve necessary treatment, the faster your recovery and more complete it will be. Many studies and my 25 years of experience treating patients
Sometimes Medication is needed. But medication in some cases can cause problems in the digestive system, bleeding problems, problems with fluid retention, increases the risk of cardiovascular disorders, drowsiness, nausea and vomiting, constipation, among many other problems. Our approach is to avoid using drugs if it can be.
Its important to have your injuries evaluated. If left untreated, your injuries can have consequences that later cannot be resolved. This is why its important to not wait to seek attention after an accident regardless of how minor you may think your injuries may be
There is a saying. "Don't leave for tomorrow what you can do today," If you were involved in a car or work accident, do not neglect your health. Get seen by your chiropractor and recover all your mobility and avoid complications that can give you life long problems. Enjoy everything life can give you and your loved ones.
If you were involved in a Colision whether it was your fault or not, little or much damage to your car, the forces involved in an auto collision subject your body, your spine, muscles, bones and ligaments to high levels of forces which can cause permanent damage accelerating degenerative changes. It can also cause lack of concentration and other cognitive disturbances if your brain was affected. Therefore it is important to get evaluated by a Chiropractor that understands collision related injuries to prevent permanent damages to your body.
Depending on the severity of your injuries after an accident, If you don’t require emergency medical attention, a Chiropractor would be an ideal professional to see after an accident. The forces in a collision affect soft tissue as well as osseous structures which include your spine. Insuring your spine is fine or receives the treatment it requires after a collision is not only important for you not to feel pain, it is also important for your health.
On your first visit you can expect to be greeted by one of our friendly professionals that are there to inform you and help you with any questions or paperwork that you require. After that you are acquainted with our office, you will be seen and interviewed by the Doctor and examined to determine the level of injuries you may represent if any. If you require xrays, the xrays will be taken in the office. All your xrays and examination results will be recorded digitally for ease of providing them where they may be needed obviously with your consent such as insurance companies or lawyers if needed. If you require further intervention or anything else that we can help you with, we will be there to help you. Our office has therapists and physiological therapeutics if needed.
Whiplash is an injury caused by hyperflexion or hyperextension of the neck, which usually occurs after a car or work accident. We realize that we have this injury when: Neck pain: appears immediately or shortly after the accident. Limitation of cervical mobility, Lumbar pain, Muscle contracture, Headache, Blurred vision, dizziness, and vertigo Tinnitus or tinnitus: perception of noise in the ears, Tingling in the arms and legs Insomnia, anxiety, and trouble concentrating. Any of these can mean that you have suffered a whiplash accident that can also affect your central nervous system.
Symptoms can appear in different ways, depending on the severity and area of the injury. Among the main and most common symptoms we find: Muscle discomfort Throbbing pain Limitation of back movements (flexibility and amplitude) Tingling or burning Intense pain In some cases, people may feel discomfort in other parts of the body as a result of their back problems, such as the leg, hip or sole of the foot.
Physical disability that translates into incapacity for work or inability to care for the family, people who suffer car or work accidents suffer serious psychological consequences such as fear, hopelessness and disinterest in daily life, in order not to be able to continue contributing economically. In our office, we are going to help you in any way that we can.
Having a health care provider license and saying you treat auto accident injuries is not enough. Dr. Hinojosa has over 24 years Experience treating car accident injuries. Each case is reviewed by the doctors for proper handling regarding treatment protocols for each case, diagnostic testing and any factor which may pose a problem for the patient down the line either for work or in daily living.
Documentation is of utmost importance in your legal case if there is one. Doctor scribbles is not a good thing. Each one of our doctors is not only experienced with handling auto injury cases but is also Impairment rating certified. This certification is not necessary to treat accident injuries but holds weight in the legal field when there is an impairment.
You will find the personnel in our center the most caring, kind and concerned about you and your needs. You will be pampered from the beginning with everyone willing to help you. Give our number to a friend or family member that needs it.