Whiplash usually occurs as the direct result of a rear end collision. It can cause significant damage if not treated. Dr. Bai offers treatment options for patients in Frankfort, Illinois who are suffering from whiplash.
Whiplash occurs when the head suddenly snaps back and forth, jarring the spine and neck. This is generally the result of an accident, most often an automobile accident where the car I rear-ended by another vehicle. The rapid movements associated with whiplash can injure the vertebrae of the neck, as well as the muscles and ligaments that support them. During a rear-end automobile collision, your body goes through an extremely rapid and intense acceleration and deceleration. This sudden and forceful movement causes substantial damage to the vertebrae, nerves, discs, muscles, and ligaments of your neck and spine.
Signs and symptoms of whiplash are usually evident within 24 hours of the injury and may include:
The damage from whiplash can become chronic over time if it isn’t treated well. This can cause the quality of life to diminish. Chiropractic techniques and skills work well to relieve the pain associated with whiplash symptoms. Spinal adjustments, spinal decompression, and soft tissue therapies are all beneficial for the following reasons after sustaining whiplash:
If you suffered whiplash from an automobile accident don’t hesitate to contact Dr. Bai for treatment to get you back in alignment and on the road to recovery.
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