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Category Archives: Headaches

Accident FAQS, Accidents, Headaches | Nov 15, 2017

Headaches After A Car Accident? How Orthopedic Treatment Can Help!

Headaches are common among car accident victims for a variety of reasons. Some accident victims who already experience frequent headaches may notice increased frequency and pain after a collision occurs. Others may not experience any symptoms for several days or weeks after a car accident takes place. If you do suffer from frequent, painful headaches […]

Accident FAQS, Accidents, Headaches | Apr 11, 2018

Headaches After A Car Accident In Atlanta? Contact An Orthopedic Doctor Immediately!

Headaches are a common result of a car accident and are triggered by a variety of sources. Some patients who experience headaches prior to a car accident may notice increased frequency or intensity. Others may not notice a headache for some time after the accident. If you are in a car accident and experience recurring […]

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Headaches, Whiplash | Nov 15, 2019

The Lowdown on Whiplash Headaches

Whiplash headaches occur in the aftermath of accidents and incidents where the individual has suffered a whiplash injury. The headaches that this person feels are symptoms of the physiological injuries that occurred when their head and neck were jerked back and forth during their traumatic event.   Most of the victims who have suffered whiplash […]

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Headaches, Neurology | Dec 9, 2019

When to See a Neurologist for Headaches

What Symptoms Warrant a Visit to a Neurologist? If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, it may be time to seek help. Share with your Atlanta Neurologist the various signs so he or she can confirm your diagnosis.   The list below is not an all-encompassing list. It is a general guide to […]

Do I Have a Headache or a Migraine

Headaches | Jan 31, 2020

Do I Have a Headache or a Migraine?

Pain or pressure in your head can be very frustrating, and it can be minor or severe, but nonetheless disruptive to your day. A painful headache could be just that, a headache, or it could be a migraine. Knowing the difference between headaches and migraines is helpful for treating the specific symptoms of each. Headaches […]

What Is an Ocular Migraine

Headaches | Feb 28, 2020

What Is an Ocular Migraine?

Did you know that it’s possible to experience a migraine without the pain? Or that an interruption to your vision, like seeing stars or zig-zag patterns can possibly be related to a migraine? The term “ocular migraine” is an umbrella term to describe a variety of visual impairments associated with a migraine whether or not […]

traumatic brain injury

Headaches, Neurology | Jul 8, 2020

What You Need to Know About TBIs from Accidents

A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, occurs when something fractures the skull, penetrates the skull, or injures brain tissue. TBIs are usually the result of violent force to the head or a jolt of the head or body. About half of all TBIs are caused by car accidents, and while some are temporary, others are […]

What Is a Post-Traumatic Headache

Headaches | Jul 22, 2020

What Is a Post-Traumatic Headache?

After a car accident, you may expect some soreness, aches, and pains. Most of these issues will begin immediately after the event or within a few hours, but some conditions may not make an appearance for a week or more. Post-Traumatic Headaches are headaches that occur after a traumatic brain injury is sustained. Because they […]

What Headaches After a Car Accident Could Mean

Accident FAQS, Headaches | Sep 4, 2020

What Headaches After a Car Accident Could Mean

Experiencing a headache in the wake of a car accident is very common- sometimes the stress alone is enough to bring on some discomfort. However, headaches can also be a sign of numerous severe injuries and should be taken seriously. Car accidents can cause “hidden injuries” that are not visible to the naked eye and […]

Having a Constant Headache after an Accident? Here’s Why

After An Accident, Headaches | Nov 11, 2020

Having a Constant Headache after an Accident? Here’s Why

Headaches are very common after a car accident because of how often your head and neck are affected. Even if you were in a small fender-bender, it is likely that the force of impact caused your body to jolt forward or backward in some way. Because your head and neck are not restrained while you […]

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