Car Accident

11
May

Car Accident Injuries

Car Accident injuries can be catastrophic to the victims and their families. “Many times car accident injury victims go to the ER only to be given some medication and told to go home they’ll be okay.”  – Dr. Elton Powell Jr., DC Not being able to have a great quality of life is devastating to injured parties and loved ones. 

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7
Jan

Car Accident

Most people that are victims in a motor vehicle crash often don’t know what to do after the initial shock of this traumatic event.  Some people do nothing, others go to the ER at a hospital, while others seek the advice of professionals.  One of the most important actions anyone in a car accident can take is to make sure

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13
Dec

Being in a car accident can change your life in a flash

eing in a car accident can change your life in a flash.  Activities you were able to do before your accident become increasingly difficult to perform due to the trauma of a car accident.  People take for granted how not being able to perform  daily activities impact their lives.  Pain and suffering causes much physical and emotional distress to car

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13
Nov

Quality of life

Quality of life is greatly affected after a car collision.  People tend to have an unbelievable amount of stress, pain and suffering after devastating auto injuries.  Not being able to work and provide a living for the injured and their family is extremely stressful.  The victims in car collisions want to get back to a normal quality of life so

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22
Oct

Car Accident

Getting the proper care you deserve after a car accident is key a speedy recovery.  Often times when people get into car accidents they usually go to the emergency room or urgent care, once there they receive and examination, possibly x-rays, receive medication then told to go home.  These healthcare institutions are usually checking for fractures or internal organ bleeding. 

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2
Oct

Muscle Strain from MVC’s

Often times when motor vehicle collisions happened muscles tend to always over-contract to guard against movement after trauma has taken place.  Many times, trauma from MVC’ cause strains of muscles which are very painful and restrict movement of intended joints, extremities, or spine.  Most people that get into car accidents go to the emergency room only to be given muscle

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1
Aug

Arm weakness or numbness from a car accident

Arm weakness or numbness from a car accident can be life altering!  Often times people who experience this type of limb dysfunction don’t realize how severe the neurological damage that’s being caused to their upper extremities can change the function for the short-term and long term.  Many times these car collision victims go to the emergency room where they may

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3
Jul

Car Accident

Pain and suffering is very common amongst car accident victims.  Many times car accident victims don’t know what to do or where to go to get relief from their pain.  These people have dramatic changes in their lives where one moment they are healthy then the next moment their lives are changed for the worse.  When people get into  devastating

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16
Mar

Car Accident Injuries

Arm tingling or numbness as a result of a car accident may indicate a serious injury to spinal nerves coming from the cervical spine.  I’ve treated many patients that has experienced severe pain, numbness or weakness in their hands after being in a car accident.  The key to getting these types of symptoms resolved is making sure to get treatment

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10
Aug

Car Accident Injuries

Car accident injuries can become permanent injuries – these are all too familiar to me as a chiropractic physician.  If you have been in a car accident and continue to suffer from injuries, you need to get the proper diagnosis and treatment for these injuries.  You are probably missing work, can’t work as effectively as you did prior to your

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