Car accidents are an unexpected shock, stress and can be very painful on the body. One of the most common injuries sustained in a car crash is whiplash, which leads to restriction of movement and pain in the neck, shoulders and sometimes head over time.
Depending on the impact, lower back and other areas can be affected. Even a car accident at a slow speed of 10MPH can cause significant strain on muscles and joints of the body affecting day to day living.
What do you feel?
Symptoms range from general achiness, headaches, and stiffness to loss of co-ordination and more significant injuries which require hospitalisation.
What to do?
Car accidents can causes disturbance to the way fyour body functions on a day to day basis, lmiting it’s ability to self heal and regulate. If you are experiencing pain or discomfort in your head, neck, shoulder, arm, hip, back, legs following a car accident, it is worth having a consult with us to establish the cause. If your pain is beyond the scope of Chiropractic or Osteopathy, you will be referred and advised accordingly for the appropriate therapy/investigations
If it is within our scope, we can work with you to help restore your body to its natural mechanics and relieve the tightness enabling the body to self-heal and regulate; as well as discuss the best way to prevent re-occurrence.
Call Future Proof Care at Kingshill, West Malling now, where either John Stewart or Chidi Lynn will be happy to assess you, to see if your pain is something we can help with. Tel: 01732 897550
What would it be like to be pain free, functioning and enjoying ‘normal’ again?