Car Accident Chiropractor Treatment

in Franklin, TN

Car accident injury treatment and pain relief

Car accidents are the number one cause of injury in the United States. Depending on the circumstances of the car accident, they can cause a variety of injuries to the body. Consulting a chiropractor after a car accident is the best way to receive proper treatment of your spine.

Although some car accidents cause injuries that are noticeable immediately, it is also common not to feel side effects of a car accident until a day or two after the accident. As a result of trauma for a car accident, the human body produces hormones called endorphins that will instantly act as painkillers. This is why people often disregard neck or back pain right after a car accident. You should seek medical attention immediately after a car accident, even if you do not feel any pain.

Even the most minor car accidents can have a lifetime effect on the spine. If the effects of auto accident injuries go untreated, they can induce long-term back and neck pain. It is important to get your spine checked after a car accident so you can have a better understanding of the type of treatment you will need.  Chiropractic care is essential to maintaining the health of a spine that has been through trauma. A chiropractor can relieve your pain, adjust and realign your spine, and offer advice for at-home exercises, nutrition, and additional wellness techniques.

Read More About Car Accident Chiropractor Treatment Below

Woman injured after a car accident.

Can Back Pain from Car Accidents Be the Result of a Herniated Disc?

After car accidents, it’s not uncommon for someone to experience pain and stiffness. What if your back pain from car accident is more than just a little discomfort? After all, you weren’t going that fast, so how bad could it be? The truth is, it doesn’t matter how fast you were going. Serious injury is…
Read More
Man with back pain and neck pain after a car accident

Why It’s Important to Seek Medical Treatment After your Car Accident

Are you injured in car accident? You may not realize you need to see a doctor after your car accident. Making that call is one of the most important things you will do after filing reports and notifying insurance companies. You may feel a little “stiff,” but you’re sure the pain will go away on…
Read More

What to Do After Your Car Accident Injury: Your Biggest Questions Answered

You never plan on being involved in a life altering car accident when you are in the shower that morning.  Accidents happen in the blink of an eye. While the damage to your vehicle is immediately visible, the damage to your body can take hours, days or even weeks to show up. Here’s what to…
Read More

Ways Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression Will Help After a Car Accident

After a car accident, victims can be hurt in many ways.  The injuries can show up immediately in the form of pain and swelling, or they can take days or sometimes even weeks to show.  Non-surgical decompression can benefit these common injury patterns and keep them from worsening. Common Injuries After a Car Accident Car…
Read More
Teenage boy talking on phone after his car wreck

Nine Ways a Chiropractor Can Help You After a Car Wreck

Even if your car wreck was only minor, you can still be left with serious injuries.  Regardless of the severity of the wreck, you should always be evaluated by a medical professional. It’s important to remember that some injuries will not show up immediately and may take days or sometimes even weeks to become apparent. …
Read More

Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident?

Immediately after a car accident, most people will ignore pain and potential injury.  There’s so much to do; information exchange, insurance notifications, tow trucks and police reports seem never-ending on the scene of the accident.   With the rush of emotions, nerves and adrenaline it is very easy to forget that you may be injured and…
Read More

Chiropractic Care after a Car Accident

When you’ve been involved in a car accident, the aftermath can be chaotic. And here in the Nashville Area it can happen pretty quickly. Even the most minor accident can seem confusing and frightening.  You worry about your car, making the calls to the insurance company, and exchanging information with the other driver before you…
Read More
Driver Suffering From Whiplash From Car Accident

Whiplash and Chiropractic

Whiplash is a commonly used term that covers a wide variety of debilitating injuries involving the neck and back after a trauma.  While whiplash from a car accident is the most common way to sustain whiplash; you can be struck from any angle and at any speed and become injured.  Whiplash can also be caused…
Read More

A Franklin,TN Chiropractor Describes Whiplash Care

Our neck is a busy body part. It holds up and turns our head, allowing us to see, hear, and speak in the direction we choose. Although the neck is a real “team player” it’s a bit of a diva, meaning it’s fairly delicate. There are many ways everyday motion injures the neck, ending up…
Read More
Lady with neck pain in need of whiplash treatment

5 Things You Should Know About Whiplash Injuries & Whiplash Treatment

Whiplash is a fairly common injury that occurs to a person’s neck after a sudden force that causes rapid forward and backward motion of the head. Whiplash injuries are often mistreated due to lack of understanding of the condition. If you have whiplash or think you may be suffering from a neck injury, it is…
Read More

Don't Let Car Accident Injuries Keep You From Living

Goodbye Back Pain. Hello Pain Relief!

Crist Chiropractic of Cool Springs Helps You Live Better Now!