Recovery After a Car Accident
Motor vehicle accidents can have devastating effects on the body. It is not uncommon to see everything from whiplash and fractures to muscle strains and tearing. It’s not unusual, however, for symptoms to show up days or weeks after an accident. Rather than wait to see if pain or symptoms of injury occur, it’s best to seek physical therapy as soon as possible. Physical therapy is important in helping those who have been in motor vehicle accidents. As musculoskeletal experts, our physical therapists will work with you to assess your condition and design a customized treatment program for you.
We treat all types of injuries related to car accidents and are focused on helping you to full recovery as quickly as possible. By utilizing hands-on manual therapy and therapeutic exercise, we can treat stiffness and help improve range of motion, while also aiding in overall recovery and return to function. It’s our goal to help you get back to your life as quickly as possible, while also ensuring long-term relief from injuries. We work closely with patients, referring providers, and auto insurance adjusters to provide the most comprehensive care, ensuring a full return-to-function for every patient.
How We Help
We are dedicated to ensuring you receive the best possible care and are able to regain your pre-accident function and mobility and can get back to the things you love as quickly as possible. After a motor-vehicle accident, we can help patients recover from the following:
Did You Know?
Research has shown that patients who received physical therapy within 16 days after an accident or injury have a faster recovery and greater improvement in pain reduction and functional return. Don’t wait to seek care; act today!
After a Motor-Vehicle Accident
It’s important that you act quickly to ensure a full and timely recovery. Don’t let an accident lead to long-term effects on your body. There are many benefits to physical therapy
Physical therapists can help relieve muscle, joint, ligament, tendon and nerve pain utilizing a range of treatment approaches.
Research suggests that seeking care promptly after an injury due to a motor-vehicle accident can help you get better faster.
Depending on the severity of your injury, PT can help you heal without the need for invasive procedures. If you do need surgery, pre- and post-operative care can aid in the preparation and recovery of a surgical procedure to achieve an optimal outcome and return to function.
The relief you’ll feel in working with a physical therapist can often eliminate or minimize your dependence on meds.