Can a Chiropractor Help Me Recover From an Injury? Yes
Visiting a chiropractor as soon as possible after an injury for an assessment can help improve your ability to make a full recovery in a shortened period of time. Below are just some of the injury types a Dr. Comas Leigh has been helping the Chapel Hill – Durham area recover from for more then twenty years.
Auto Accident Injuries – Auto accidents can leave you with back pain, neck pain, headaches, memory loss and the difficulty focusing due to a damaged nervous system which includes the spine, spinal cord, nerves and of course the brain.
Disc Injuries – Disc injuries occur when the soft gel center of the spinal disc pushes through a crack in the exterior vertebra. Common examples of disc injuries include protruding discs, bulging discs, herniated discs, and disc extrusions.
Sports Injuries – sports injuries include sprains, strains, knee injuries, concussions, swollen muscles, Achilles tendon injuries, fractures, dislocations. and rotator cuff injuries.
Work Injuries – an injury that occurs in the course of work. This kind of injury can occur outside of the companies premises and can be both physical and mental.
How Can A Chiropractor Help Me Recover From My Injury?
While it is true, a Chiropractor can help an accident victim recover from an injury by alleviating pain, restoring mobility, and supporting long term healing, it is still recommended to visit a doctor or primary care physician.
Alleviating Pain – A chiropractor can help strengthen the connection of tissue, increase blood flow, and improve the passage way of neurons. This can dramatically reduce pain and speed up recovery time for soft-tissue injuries which often occur in auto accidents.
Restore mobility – Soreness and stiffness has the potential to linger for weeks some times months after injuries. Chiropractic care can help increase joint and muscle flexibility while decreasing the feeling or soreness.
Support long-term healing – Muscle weakness after an injury can leave patients vulnerable to a re injury. A Chiropractor offers rehabilitative exercises that can strengthen the muscle around the spine preventing the muscle from strain or re injury.
Spinal decompression with the DRX 9000 C is the best approach toward fast non-invasive pain relief. The DRX 9000 C is an advanced piece of technology that separates the spine from the vertebrae reducing and eliminating pressure between discs reducing pain and allowing blood and neurons to flow more efficiently. The average patient notices a major difference after just three to four spinal decompression sessions lasting no more then thirty minutes. This holds true if the injury caused any kind of disturbance in the spinal cord or central nervous system. The Dr Leigh can also use the DRX 9000 C to assess the situation and determine if spinal decompression is the best option for you.
Visiting a Chiropractic Physician like Dr. Comas Leigh in the Chapel Hill – Durham Area as soon as possible after an injury can boost a your chances of making a full recovery—without resorting to prescription drugs. Call (919) 401-9933 or complete the form below to schedule an assessment.