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Category Archives: Accident Recovery

Accident FAQS, Accident Recovery | Apr 15, 2016

What Not to Do After a Personal Injury Auto Accident

Car accidents are stressful and can make a bad day worse. They are inconvenient and leave you having to deal with possible citations, liability issues, and car damages. However, knowing what to do in the event of a car accident can eliminate some of the stress associated with these situations, and knowing what not to […]

Accident FAQS, Accident Recovery | Aug 3, 2016

What You Need To Do After an Atlanta Car Accident

  When it comes to knowing what you should do after sustaining car accident injuries in Atlanta, preparation is critical. Two important things: what you need to do to prepare for a potential car accident and what you need to do immediately following one. Knowing these will help you stay safe and maintain your health. […]

Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Mar 9, 2017

Taking Proper Care Of Yourself After A Car Accident In Atlanta

A car accident can be a physically and emotionally traumatic experience depending on the extent of the damage. In the midst of the chaos that surrounds a car accident, it can be tough to think clearly about how you should react and move forward.

Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Mar 16, 2017

The Health Effects of Concussions Caused By Auto Accidents In Atlanta

Concussions and head wounds are severe injuries that can occur even during low-speed auto accidents. Although car manufacturers have done a great job incorporating more comprehensive safety features into vehicles, the safest component – the seat belt – is only intended to protect your chest and torso. Your head remains rather defenseless during a crash, […]

Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Mar 23, 2017

Spinal Stenosis – Symptoms and How We Treat It

Spinal stenosis is a painful back condition that is defined as a narrowing of the spinal canal. The spinal canal is home to your spinal cord as well as a collection of nerves and nerve roots, so it’s no surprise that compression of the canal can cause severe pain, discomfort, and disability.

Accident Recovery | Apr 7, 2017

Most Common Causes Of Neck Pain and How Our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors Can Help

Neck pain is one of the most common reasons patients visit our Atlanta orthopedic doctors. There are a wide variety of reasons why patients suffer from chronic neck pain, and Orthopedic treatments range from simple lifestyle changes to ongoing therapy. Neck pain can do more than just present discomfort. It can lead to poor posture, migraines, and […]

Accident Recovery, Accidents | Apr 13, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Pinched Nerves and Car Accident Injuries

Pinched nerves are common among car accident victims and can be easily treated with orthopedic solutions. It may not be pain that you notice the second the accident takes place. However, over time, the pain from a pinched nerve will become apparent. It can be very uncomfortable, plus it can limit your range of motion. […]

Accident Recovery, Accidents | Apr 14, 2017

How Soon Should You Visit An Atlanta Orthopedic Doctor Following A Car Accident?

If you are involved in an auto collision, our Atlanta orthopedic doctors recommend contacting our office within 48 hours. When you experience a car accident, your body becomes exposed to a particular degree of force, which can cause a variety of injuries that range from soft tissue damage to fractured bones.

Accident Recovery | Jun 21, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Back Pain and Car Accident Injuries

Over 4.6 million people throughout the United States required medical treatment as a result of a car accident in 2016, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The financial impact of these accidents cost approximately $432 billion in insurance and medical care. For accident victims, most people tend to sustain mild sprains, disk herniations, tissue […]

Accident Recovery | Jun 28, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Care For Car Accidents and Back Injuries

Each car accident is unique and has the potential to produce injuries that range from minor bruises to critical wounds. Of the car accident injuries that our Atlanta orthopedic doctors treat, there are three kinds of back conditions that are more prevalent than others. Spondylolisthesis, disc herniation, and fractures are common among car accident victims […]

Accident Recovery, Concussions | Aug 8, 2018

Car Accidents and Concussions In Atlanta

Not only can impact or whiplash from a fall or sports injury cause a concussion, but also a car accident. If you have been in a recent car accident, it is important to know the signs of a concussion and how it can be treated.

Accident Recovery | Aug 15, 2018

Prevent Common Car Accident Injuries

Summer is finally upon us which means many of you are packing your cars for your favorite vacation spot. Before you head off on your trip, you should know summer and early fall are the most dangerous seasons to be on the road.

Accident Recovery | Oct 22, 2018

Orthopedic Treatment For Bone Fractures and Other Car Accident Injuries

The chances of sustaining car accident injuries as a result of a collision are high. Depending on the severity of the accident, it is not uncommon for those involved to end up with fractured or broken bones.

Accident Recovery, Whiplash | Oct 31, 2018

Car Accidents, Injuries, And Whiplash Treatment

Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors are ready to help you if you have been injured in a car accident. The most frequent injury during an automobile accident is whiplash, which occurs mostly in rear-end collisions. What you may not know is that you can get whiplash during other activities like work, sports, or other trauma.

Accident Recovery | Dec 5, 2018

How Atlanta’s Best Orthopedic Doctors Approach Accident Injuries

Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors have extensive experience and training in dealing with car accident injuries and provide support for victims every day. If you are someone you are associated with is in the midst of a legal battle as a result of an injury, we know how hard this process can be.

How Progressive Strengthening Can Help You Recovery Faster From Injuries | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Jan 2, 2019

How Progressive Strengthening Can Help You Recover Faster From Injuries

Often during rehabilitation, progressive strengthening is used to increase muscle function, tone, strength, and size. Other names for progressive strengthening are “progressive resistance”, “overload principle”, and “exercise progression”. The goal is to help increase the ability of the muscle so that you can fully recover and go back to the quality of life you once […]

Accident Recovery | Feb 4, 2019

Seek Orthopedic Treatment After A Car Accident

If you are wondering if you need orthopedic care after an auto injury, we are here to tell you yes!

Accident Recovery | Feb 13, 2019

Orthopedic Treatment For Soft Tissue Damage and Car Accident Injuries

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, chances are you may suffer from soft tissue damage which involves the muscles, ligaments and tendons as well as the nerves. Due to these car accident injuries, rehabilitation as well as  a pain management plan should be created to help alleviate the pain from the […]

Accident Recovery | Feb 15, 2019

Atlanta Car Accident Injury Treatment

No one plans to be involved in an auto accident, and even fewer wish to suffer an injury because of it. Unfortunately, even a small accident can result in injury and cause trauma to your musculoskeletal system. The key to the best recovery is to reach out as soon as one can after an accident […]

Accident Recovery | Mar 4, 2019

Atlanta Car Accident Treatment and Support

Car accidents are attributed to nearly 2.35 million injuries with an estimated 37,000 deaths each year. After an accident it can leave some with not only painful injuries but high anxiety about the accident itself and the aftermath of what is to come. Our Atlanta orthopedics team can not only provide medical care but also […]

Accident Recovery | Mar 8, 2019

Common Car Accident Injuries Treated By Orthopedic Doctors

When accidents occur, our bodies produce a large amount of adrenaline and because of that, the impact of the crash may not become apparent right away. Adrenaline is a pain killer for the body and that pain one would feel is masked by the trauma of the accident and therefore the pain isn’t felt until […]

Accident Recovery | Mar 15, 2019

How Degenerative Diseases Can Be Triggered by Motor Vehicle Accidents

After an accident, immediately seek medical treatment. Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors are here for you to heal what is currently in need of care, as well as providing you with the treatment to prevent degenerative diseases from occurring.

Accident Recovery | Mar 18, 2019

When To Seek Orthopedic Treatment After an Auto Accident

Our Atlanta orthopedic doctors highly recommend seeking care immediately following an auto accident.

Accident Recovery, Accidents | Apr 8, 2019

Recovering After An Auto Accident

No one plans on being in an accident, especially one where they become injured, but unfortunately this is the fate of approximately 7,000 people a day. Depending on the severity of the crash, the car accident injuries sustained can vary from something minor like a scrape or a bruise or could result in something more […]

Accident Recovery | Apr 12, 2019

How A Chiropractor Can Help Following An Auto Accident

The instant after the accident, and the moment everything finally stops moving, you look around and check yourself for injuries. You see no visible wounds and you feel nothing so you think, you’re okay. You get out of the vehicle and assess the damage, file necessary reports, and then all the sudden, you feel an […]

Accident Recovery | Jun 21, 2019

Importance Of Seeking An Orthopedics Specialist’s Help Following Auto Accident

If you or a loved one has been injured in an auto accident and suffered broken bones or tears in the muscles or ligaments, you may be experiencing ongoing pain. With the level of pain you may be experiencing, seeking the help of an orthopedic doctor may be the first step in the right direction […]

AICA Orthopedics Accepts New Patients Every Day | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Aug 19, 2019

AICA Orthopedics Accepts New Patients Every Day

Many times, auto accidents result in the need for a trip to an orthopedic specialist or even surgeon. When an injury is severe and involves the bones of the musculoskeletal system, the victim of the accident is taken to the Emergency room and evaluated by the orthopedic specialists on call. Orthopedic specialists are also often […]

Contact A Trauma Specialist After An Accident Injury | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Aug 21, 2019

Contact A Trauma Specialist After An Accident Injury

To ensure you’re the best chance of a successful recovery, seeking medical attention as soon as possible following a traumatic event is your best chance. When a person’s body faces a traumatic event, it typically results in orthopedic care. A sports injury or other traumatic event like an auto accident can be life-changing, and because […]

Seeking Orthopedic Care in Atlanta For Car Accident Injuries | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Sep 18, 2019

Seeking Orthopedic Care in Atlanta For Car Accident Injuries

Many times, auto accidents result in the need for a trip to an orthopedic specialist or even surgeon. When an injury is severe and involves the bones of the musculoskeletal system, the victim of the accident is taken to the Emergency room and evaluated by the orthopedic specialists on call. Orthopedic doctors are also often […]

Addressing The Leading Cause of Reported Injuries | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Sep 25, 2019

Addressing The Leading Cause of Reported Injuries

The musculoskeletal system is composed of bones, tendons, muscles, and ligaments, and all play vital roles in the way humans function daily. With millions of people each day facing traumatic injuries to their musculoskeletal system due to accidents, orthopedic doctors play a critical role in society as this system is vital to performing daily functions.

Our Premier Auto Accident Care Center | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Oct 2, 2019

Our Premier Auto Accident Care Center

No one plans for an auto accident, but when one occurs, it usually has a significant impact on your life and can leave you struggling in ways you never imagined. Walking, running, or even sleeping may prove to be difficult, and this can add extra stress to an already stressful part of your life. Our […]

Trauma After An Auto Accident | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery, Accidents | Dec 9, 2019

Trauma After An Auto Accident

It’s clear at the scene of the crash how severe the damage to your car may be, however, what may not be so clear is the trauma your body endured. In some instances, injuries do not surface for days or weeks following the accident, leaving you with a whole new crash scene.

man with tennis elbow needing a physical therapy clinic

Accident Recovery, Sports | Dec 17, 2019

8 Helpful Exercises for Tennis Elbow

Lateral epicondylitis, more commonly known as tennis elbow, is pain or injury to the tendons in the forearm, largely due to overuse or repetitive motions. Resting the tendons and avoiding overuse is one of the best ways to ease tennis elbow pain.   Exercises can also help speed up the recovery process and prevent future […]

Do You Need Physical Therapy After a Car Accident

Accident FAQS, Accident Recovery, Accidents | Jan 20, 2020

Do You Need Physical Therapy After a Car Accident?

After a car accident, your doctor may complete diagnostic imaging and recommend physical therapy to help with your recovery process. If you haven’t undergone physical therapy before, you could be wondering if it is really necessary. Physical therapy is a rehabilitative treatment that works to heal and strengthen your body after an accident. You can […]

Does Chiropractic Care Help with Anxiety and Depression? | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery | Jan 23, 2020

Does Chiropractic Care Help with Anxiety and Depression?

If you struggle with anxiety or depression, you are not alone. Approximately 40 million Americans including orthopedic surgeons have the same struggles. In fact, nearly 18% of the population admits to having an anxiety disorder. As anxiety and depression are on the rise, people are asking themselves what can be done to help cope with […]

Try These Exercises To Help Prevent Hip Injuries | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery, Injuries, Sports | Feb 24, 2020

Try These Exercises To Help Prevent Hip Injuries

A hip injury can have devastating effects on your mobility, independence, and confidence. Conversely, when your hips are functioning at optimal levels, all your movements are enhanced. Stretching plays a vital role in preventing hip injuries.

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