Car Accident Horror Story

By December 20, 2017 0 Comments

Here is a story of one of my patients. I think it is important for people to read because this is a recurring theme. Often a patient of mine gets injured and then get caught up with an unscrupulous attorney and doctor: I was in a bad truck accident so I called a friend that…

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What To Expect After A Car Accident

By June 3, 2016 0 Comments

Following a vehicle crash, most patients go to the Emergency Department. This is a great place to be for evaluation and treatment of life threatening injuries, such as broken bones, internal bleeding or lacerations. However, I have found most patients are not given an accurate description of what to expect if their injuries are not…

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What To Do When You See A Car Accident Coming

By June 3, 2015 0 Comments

Often you cannot see a car accident coming, but when you do and are unable to get out of the way, follow these steps to help prevent injury: Push your head back into the seat rest. Pushing your head back will protect your neck from a hyper extension injury (head bent backwards). Also, it will slow…

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Car Accident? Get Examined!

By February 18, 2015 0 Comments

It is possible to be injured in a car accident and not even know it. Frequently, I have a new patient with unexplained neck pain. During our consultation, I find out that they were involved in a car accident and never had their spine checked afterwards. Now they are in pain and their injuries will take longer to…

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