Auto Injury in the Lakewood Area?
Are you suffering from whiplash?
If you were recently suffered from an auto injury, you may have suffered whiplash. Even if it seemed like a small fender bender, your body will have absorbed a significant shock during the accident and you may have lasting damage. Did you know whiplash can even occur in accidents that occur at 5 MPH? Whiplash is an injury that occurs when the head is quickly whipped or snapped back and forth. This can happen in a variety of ways but one of the leading causes comes from auto accidents.
The symptoms of a whiplash injury can
manifest in a variety of ways including:
- Stiff or painful neck
- Worsening of pain with neck movement
- Loss of range of motion
- Fatigue, cognitive changes or dizziness
- Upper back, shoulder or arm pain
- Numbness and tingling
Other people also experience:
- Difficulty concentrating or memory problems
- Ringing in the ears
- Sleep disturbances
- Blurred vision
- and more…
Symptoms like this can take days or even months to manifest and this makes it easy to believe that you do not need to seek out any care. These symptoms can become chronic or progressive so a consultation with a healthcare provider is important to avoid these larger problems.
This condition is one that needs to be treated with care and expertise. Here at Acute Chiropractic you will receive a combination of chiropractic care, rehabilitative exercise, and care of the soft tissues. This combination of treatments has been proven to be very effective and will provide the fastest road to recovery.
Address: 10209 Bridgeport Way SW Suite A-10
Lakewood, WA 98499
Phone – (253) 426-1000
Fax – (253) 267-1463
Monday – 9:00am -12:00pm and 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Tuesday – 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Wednesday – 9:00am -12:00pm and 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Thursday – 9:00am -12:00pm and 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Friday – 2:00pm – 6:00pm