Category Archives: Whiplash Injury

Auto Accident Injuries, Torn Rotator Cuff, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Nov 9, 2012

Rotator Cuff May be Damaged During a Car Accident

To avoid bodily damage, like rotator cuff injuries, you responsibly wear your seatbelt. The message of ‘buckle up or die’ is ingrained into your mind. You’ve seen the PSA commercials and even graphic videos that have taught you the importance of wearing a seatbelt. You are in a car accident and your seatbelt prevents you […]

Post Accident Care, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Dec 2, 2012

Treatment Process After A Car Accident In Atlanta

Car accidents can cause your neck and spine to become misaligned. The biggest concern with car accidents is that a lot of injuries, especially whiplash, do not appear immediately after an accident. Often times a person will find that several weeks after the accident they are experiencing headaches, back aches and pain in their neck. Many […]

Post Accident Care, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Jan 5, 2013

How Chiropractors Can Help Car Accident Victims In Atlanta

The goal of chiropractic and treating include: Relieve pain Readjust the neck and spine Prevent life time chronic pain from car accidents Promote healthy recovery. Treat soft tissue injuries. Chiropractic Care The human body is quite resilient: it is able to fight off infectious diseases, it can heal from a broken bone, and through modern […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Jan 15, 2013

Chiropractic Treatment For Neck Pain

The neck endures more stress than most people realize, the necks flexible range of motion as well as its role of carrying your 13lb head, and being mostly bone and cartilage with very little muscle makes the neck one of the easiest parts of the body to injure. Everything is connected: In the middle of […]

Accident Prevention, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Aug 20, 2013

The Use of Massage in Whiplash Treatment

Many doctors and chiropractors that specialize in whiplash treatment are referring their patients for massage therapy as a way to treat their injury. Whiplash, otherwise known as Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration syndrome, is most commonly characterized by posterior neck pain and headaches that are generated by the neck. Shoulder pain, numbness, and jaw clenching are also common […]

Accident Recovery, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Oct 23, 2013

Recover From Your Car Accident with Physical Therapy In Atlanta

If you have been involved in a car accident, you should seek medical treatment immediately. During the recovery process, you may wish to visit with your Atlanta chiropractic doctors specializing in accident injury recovery and physical therapy. Physical therapy can play an important role in strengthening injured muscles and bones, and it uses exercise, stretching, […]

Car Accidents, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Oct 24, 2013

Understanding U.S. Auto Accident Statistics

Americans are always on the go, and they most commonly rely on their own personal vehicles to get them where they need to be. Unfortunately, this results in a variety of car accidents every day. To better understand accidents and how they can be prevented, it is important to thoroughly examine accident statistics in the […]

Accident Recovery, Auto Accident Injuries, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Nov 21, 2013

Treating Lower Back Pain After Getting Into A Car Accident In Atlanta

Lower back pain after a car accident is extremely common. Fortunately, there are several different ways this pain can be treated, and not all of the options require invasive surgeries. Find out more about lower back pain treatment after a car accident in Atlanta here: Acute Back Pain Treatment For Patients In Atlanta It is […]

Accident Recovery, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Dec 10, 2013

Treating Car Accident Injuries In Atlanta

While the services of medical doctors and chiropractors often complement each other, AICA’s medical professionals play different roles in the treatment of auto accident injuries in Atlanta. Therefore, it is important to know how each medical professional can help you if you should suffer from an accident injury. Read on to learn more about how medical […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Apr 28, 2015

The Long Term Health Effects of Whiplash When Untreated by a Chiropractor in Atlanta

The long-term health effects of Whiplash when untreated by a Chiropractor in Atlanta are numerous. Certainly getting the right help quickly is going to be the best remedy for avoiding further complications. These adverse effects are going to vary depending on the damage that was done.

Chiropractic, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | May 5, 2015

Most Common Conditions Chiropractors In Atlanta Treat

The most common conditions Chiropractors in Atlanta treat begin with those that are sourced in the spine. That includes a wide variety of pain and disorders that affect the muscular and skeletal system. There are two broad reasons. The first is that the spine, which connects to the skull at the atlas and axis vertebrae, […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Jun 20, 2016

Treatment For Whiplash Patients In Atlanta

Whiplash is a non-medical term used to describe a condition that occurs when the head and neck move quickly forward and then backward or, sideways. This sudden movement results in the normal range of motion being surpassed and causes injury to the soft tissues (discs, ligaments, and muscles) of the neck. People usually associate whiplash […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Aug 2, 2016

How AICA Atlanta Can Help Treat Whiplash with Chiropractic Care

Do you know the indications of whiplash? Experts believe more than three million Americans sustain a whiplash injury each year, many of which never seek treatment. Leaving a Whiplash injury untreated can lead to long-term damage. Discover more about whiplash and how chiropractic treatment options can help.

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Aug 8, 2016

How Long Does It Take To Recover From Whiplash Injury?

For those who have been involved in a car accident near Atlanta, the exposure to sudden impact and force can cause the neck to jerk forward violently, causing what’s referred to as Whiplash Injury. Whiplash is usually connected to some motor vehicle accident, although slip and fall accidents and sports injuries are also common ways […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Sep 12, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Common Auto Accident Injuries Near Atlanta

Whiplash is most frequently associated with rear-end automobile collisions in which the heads of those in the leading car are suddenly snapped back and forth from the impact. It is more accurately called cervical acceleration/deceleration (CAD) syndrome or trauma, which describes the rapid movements that can injure the vertebrae, muscles, and ligaments of the neck. […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Jan 13, 2017

If You Are In A Car Accident In Atlanta – You May Experience Dizziness As A Result of Whiplash

Whiplash Injury is a particular condition that contains various signs and symptoms that range from neck pain and stiffness to migraines, ringing in the ears, and other painful reactions. Most patients experience Whiplash Injury as a result of an auto accident or a situation that forces their head and neck to suddenly jerk from one […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Apr 14, 2017

How Long Whiplash Can Last Without Atlanta Chiropractic Treatment

Most car accident victims don’t realize that even when you’re in a minor “fender bender,” you can still come away with significant aches and pain, if not something worse. Common accident conditions like Whiplash is very common, especially for those who are involved in side or rear-end collisions. If you’re suffering from symptoms associated with Whiplash Injury after […]

Auto Accident Injuries, Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Apr 21, 2017

The Role of Our Atlanta Chiropractors When Treating Car Accident Injuries

When your head jolts backward during a car accident, the chance for your neck to sustain significant tissue damage is high. Considering that Whiplash Injury is the most common condition accident victims sustain, it makes sense that so many people throughout Atlanta continue to visit our clinic for Chiropractic treatment.

Chiropractic, Whiplash Injury | Jul 12, 2017

Atlanta Chiropractic Treatment For Whiplash Injuries

If you live in Atlanta and were recently involved in a car accident, the chances of sustaining Whiplash Injury are high. Unlike other accident injuries, Whiplash does not always produce noticeable symptoms for a few days to even a couple of months. This means that you may feel fine following a collision despite the possible […]

Accident Recovery, Chriopractors, Whiplash Injury | Jul 20, 2017

5 Chiropractic Techniques That Treat Whiplash Injuries

Whiplash Injury is caused by a sharp, sudden force that literally “whips” your head in multiple directions simultaneously. Although symptoms vary from each patient, most people who suffer from Whiplash experience significant pain, soreness, stiffness, inflammation, and recurring headaches. If left untreated, patients may experience other chronic conditions, as well as a general decline in […]

Auto Accident Injuries, Whiplash Injury | Oct 6, 2017

Atlanta Car Accident Doctors Treat Whiplash After Auto Collisions

Whiplash is the most common injury among car accident victims due to the force involved, which causes the ligaments that surround their neck to stretch beyond their limits. This particular accident injury refers to damage to the bone structures and soft tissues that exist in this area. Although Whiplash is not life-threatening, it can cause […]

Whiplash Injury | Jan 26, 2018

Five Ways to Approach Treating Whiplash Injuries

Whiplash is predominantly caused when an individual is exposed to a sudden force that causes their head to lunge in multiple directions simultaneously. For patients who sustain Whiplash as a result of an accident, most victims experience a series of symptoms that includes intense stiffness, inflammation, recurring headaches, and dizziness. Though these symptoms can be […]

Whiplash Injury | Dec 3, 2018

Call AICA Atlanta For Whiplash Treatment

It is expected that during the course of your life, you will be involved in a minimum of three car accidents. Most likely, these will be minor fender benders. However, every year, car accidents send millions of Americans as a result of injuries, This is why our chiropractors treat so many patients that sustain soft […]

Whiplash Injury | Dec 12, 2018

AICA Atlanta’s Approach To Treating Whiplash Injuries

One of the most common injuries sustained from a car accident is whiplash. This can cause pain that may be short term or chronic in nature, and may contribute to headaches and other body pains. Unfortunately, most doctors cannot offer much relief from whiplash. Symptoms are most commonly treated, but the damage itself is not […]

Whiplash Injury | Feb 11, 2019

Treating Whiplash Injury For Patients In Atlanta

One of the most common injuries sustained from a car accident is whiplash. This can cause pain that may be short term or chronic in nature, and may contribute to headaches and other body pains. Unfortunately, most primary care doctors cannot offer much relief from whiplash. Symptoms are most commonly treated, but the damage itself […]

Whiplash Injury | Jun 7, 2019

Whiplash Blues

Typically when you hear about someone being involved in a car accident, they often mention how they suffered some form of whiplash. However, whiplash is not limited to just car accidents.