Auto injuries are an unfortunate consequence in our highly mobile world. The car is our double edged sword, they are very productive and convenient for us, but also can be deadly. Just about everyone will get into at least one auto accident in their life. Hopefully it is minor, and without permanent injuries. Auto crashes can produce unique injuries, due to the amount of acceleration that the occupant undergoes, and treatment for these auto injuries are a must. So, you must know your options with car accident treatment in Denver, CO.

Not all doctors are equipped to deal with problems occurring from vehicle collisions. There are doctors that specialize in the treatment of car accident injuries. I highly advise you to see a specialist when it comes to getting care for your pain. The specialist is well versed in auto injury biomechanics, and the injuries created from such.

Many types of doctors treat auto injuries, and it usually takes a team of doctors to treat the patient. The team can vary, as it depends on the extent of your problem, but several types of medical doctors and chiropractors are usually necessary.

The chiropractic doctor can be well suited to treat auto injuries, as they help realign the spine and take pressure off the muscles, joints, and nerves. If you are seeking a chiropractor for your accident injuries, make sure they have undergone additional training in auto injuries.

My education in treating auto problems, started with Dr. Croft’s Whiplash and Brain Trauma seminars. He is one of the worlds leading experts in car accident injuries. He has written books, published articles, and has personally done research in the area.

When it comes down to it, the most important factors in your auto case, is to get you well. Early treatment is critical, as that will reduce the amount of inflammation present, and it will start improving your range of motion as soon as possible.

There are many treatment options for auto related injuries; including, chiropractic manipulative therapy, extremity manipulative therapy, many types of surgeries, pharmacologic therapy, injection therapy, trigger point therapy, electric stimulation, moist heat, ice, cold laser, myofascial release, acupuncture, massage, exercise, graston technique, traction, home exercises, ultrasound, muscle energy techniques, and others.

If you have been in an accident, get treatment now. Do not wait, as it is imperative that your injuries are diagnosed and appropriately treated. Even minor accidents can produce a lot of tissue damage. The sudden quick jolt of being rear ended can tear ligaments, joint capsules, nerves, tendons, and muscles.

If you have any questions, please contact our clinic at 303-455-2225. We are here to help you, and give you the best treatment.

Dr. Trent Artichoker MS, DC

Denver Chiropractic, LLC
3890 Federal Blvd Unit 1
Denver, CO 80211