Car accident – Whiplash
Recent car accident? Make the time now to take care of your health instead of allowing your symptoms to get worse!
Whiplash creates neck & back pain, headaches, or numbness and tingling in your hands and toes.
So often with fender benders and auto accidents what starts out as a nagging discomfort, slowly turns into more serious health problems that can begin to affect both your work and home life.
✔ “Minor” neck injuries from auto accidents account for up to 60% of all permanent impairment claims!
✔ Speeds as slow as 5 mph cause your neck to be forced into a double whiplash with in 1/2 second or less at the time of impact creating 10-12 G’s of acceleration on your head!
✔ 75 trillion nerve fibers travel through the top bone in your neck called “the atlas.” The neck is often misaligned from an auto accident choking off the vital nerve fibers flowing to and from
✔ Nearly half of all chronic neck pain in America is due to car crashes. Most of these are low speed rear impact collisions!
✔ For every 6 million occupants in low speed rear impact collisions, about 3 million will be injured, and approximately 1.5 million will have chronic pain.
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Whiplash is a serious and often undiagnosed medical condition caused by an auto accident. The first step is for us to run a series of neurological studies using our NASA certified technology originally developed to asses astronauts. These nerve studies will measure inflammation and muscle imbalances around your brain stem caused by your car accident.
Health Quest Doctors of Chiropractic are specialized whiplash experts right here in Albuquerque, NM. We provide natural and effective drug free pain management with a combined 35 years of practice experience in New Mexico. We have four convenient locations to serve you.
If we find we can help, you typically will not have any out of pocket expense. Whether the accident was your fault or someone else’s, car insurance is designed to cover such medical expenses. We will investigate for you upfront so that you do not have to pay for any of your care related to the auto accident out of your own pocket. Our treatment plans are individually tailored to help restore your health back to pre-accident status as quickly as possible!