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Chiropractic Orthopedists are a different kind of Chiropractor, going beyond standard Chiropractic studies, with extensive training in examination and treatment procedures for the musculoskeletal structures of the body. Many treatments are done in a non-surgical manner and provide options like manual medicine, massage, ultrasound, electrical muscle therapy, diathermy, and exercise programs to relieve joint, nerve, and muscle pain.
An auto accident can be very traumatic, both physically and mentally. Some accident injuries are not obvious right away, due to adrenaline and other natural hormones that act as painkillers. Though your body may seem comfortable, you can experience pain, discomfort, dizziness, and numbness days after the incident. Auto accidents can cause many different injuries to various parts of the body. The most common include brain and head injuries, neck injuries, sprains like whiplash, jaw injuries, cervical bone dislocations, shoulder injuries, fractured ribs, etc. A visit to an orthopedic surgeon after an accident can help keep a bad situation from turning into a much worse situation.
Orthopedic and OrthoSpine surgeons specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the musculoskeletan system. An orthopedic surgeon can be one of the best people to visit after an auto accident, given that most injuries involve muscles, bones, and joints that they specialize in.Schedule An Appointment