Without question, car accidents are troubling on a number of levels—to the point in which pain is sometimes secondary to the aftermath of the other issues you may deal with Not only will your car be at the mechanic for days (or even weeks) on end, but you might even have to deal with the stress of insurance and time off work (beyond your allowed and paid vacation time).
As you rush to get your car fixed and return to normal activities, don’t forget to see your chiropractor before you make any major decisions. You could have underlying injuries that you can’t uncover yourself. Remember: a car accident is a major event and the trauma that results could be significant.
Chiropractors are specialists in soft and hard tissue problems, including injuries that can occur amidst the trauma of car accidents. Please make sure you see your chiropractor to receive a full examination as soon as possible.