Be evaluated within 24-48 Hours of receiving Referral At FIRST Rehab
We accept all auto insurances and Letter of Protections (LOPs) from your Attorney’s office. FIRST Rehab offers the additional services of a Chiropractic Evaluation. If referring a case from a Law office you will not need to send your injured client to an MD initially. Our chiropractor will evaluate your injured client within 24-48 hours of referral. If imaging is needed we can arrange that as well. After the initial evaluation our Chiropractor will refer your injured client to our physical therapist. If needed we will then refer the injured client to an MD of the Law offices choice. We NO LONGER have to wait for an injured client to see an MD in order to start treatment. Billing Ledgers and Records will be available to your law office within 24-48 hours upon request. We offer early morning and Late evening hours to accommodate work schedules.
Physical Therapy After a Car Accident Can Help
There are many, many reasons to undergo physical therapy after you’ve been in a car crash. It supports the recovery process. After a car accident, you may experience pain, reduced range of motion, headaches or stiffness. Keep in mind that these symptoms may not appear right after a car accident. Physical therapy helps you to keep pain symptoms at bay, improve flexibility, increase strength and recover faster. It can also prevent long-term damage from a car accident, including migraines and chronic pain. The sooner you get physical therapy after a car wreck, the more likely you are to have a pain-free life.
Common injuries after a car accident include:
- Back Pain
- Neck Pain
- Shoulder Pain
- Knee Pain
Throughout your car accident injury treatment program, your physical therapist may incorporate techniques such as: Manual therapy to mobilize joints, decrease scar tissue, reduce inflammation and promote tissue healing. Custom exercises to address neck pain, shoulder pain, back pain, spine dysfunction or weakness. Postural training to resolve pain in the neck, shoulders and back. Your physical therapist will work to strengthen and stabilize any weakened areas of the body to get to the root cause of your injury and make sure that you can walk away without having to worry about re-injury or lasting symptoms. Physical therapy will help to reduce pain. Every exercise and stretch has a specific goal for recovery and improves function and mobility. One of our highly trained Physical Therapists or Chiropractor will have a one-on-one consultation with you, do a comprehensive evaluation and create a treatment plan targeted for your specific injury.
If you’re suffering from a car accident injury, Contact us at FIRST Rehab in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens or Lake Worth/ Atlantis, and let our specialized physical therapists help you get on the road to recovery.