Car Accident Patient Case Study Injuries sustained in any vehicle accident can leave serious lifetime impairments. One patient who was chronic neck and back pain. After visiting our Brooklyn pain clinic, our spine specialist and independent medical examiner the patient complained of ongoing off and on pain. our pain doctors deducted that the patient suffered from a permanent injury/chronic pain as a result of the collision, giving her a permanent partial impairment rating of
Question: I had an accident that left me with severe neuropathy ( Weakness, numbness, and pain from nerve damage, usually in the hands and feet). I'm bed ridden in pain. Chronic pain, thoughts of hopelessness and depression plague me daily. All I do is cry. Where do I seek help? -- A Chronic Pain Patient Answer: You may want to consider seeking a out a pain management specialist in your region. They can help you with your pain. They are patient and truly listen to the patient
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Chronic pain affects about 100 million American adults. Americans who have suffered significant chronic pain according to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) in examining pain as a public health problem. Brooklyn Pain Doctors are no strangers to treating patients in pain. Comprehensive chronic pain care is offered at clinics through
Are you suffering chronic pain after an injury? It' all started with an injury from a work related accident or car accident. You've been transported to the ER. They've checked you over. No broken bones, fractures or bleeding. Your given Motrin and sent home with the suggestion you follow up with your family doctor. Your family doctor will probably refer you to a pain specialist that can effectively diagnose and treat your injury thus addressing your chronic pain.. Often you
Pain management may be key to recovery after an accident. Injuries from car accidents can cause lingering pain for weeks, even years. Trauma from a car accident can cause damage to soft tissues in the neck and back. Symptoms may include: neck pain, numbness, dizziness may be signs of "whiplash". Injuries to the neck may include the following symptoms: Headaches Neck pain Stiffness Dizziness Memory loss Depression Fatigue Shoulder pain Numbness Tingling in the arm, wrist, hand
My first serious car crash injured my hips and my lower back. I was rear-ended, and suffered whiplash. The ER sent me home with off the counter pain killers and suggested I see my family doc. I feel like my my vertebrae is out of wack. Friends suggest not just any doctor will do. I need to see a pain specialist. Sound Familiar? If you have been injured in a car accident, whiplash injuries need to be taken seriously. Symptoms of whiplash injury may take weeks or months to man
There is hope for individuals that are struggling daily with physical pain. One question patients will always be asking is. "why isn’t my pain going away?” Lets make the answer simple: It can and it will following the right path to recovery. If you do nothing, and ignore the pain the end result will be PAIN. Pain conditions that continue to be ignored will lead to a domino of painful unconscious emotions, ensuring an individual to fail at day-to day routines, relationships, w
Pick The Right Pain Rehab Doctor Are you or your loved one suffering from either acute or chronic pain? The first thought that may enter your head is a chiropractor local to you. While chiropractors may offer procedures that appear attractive and promising, They may not offer the type of treatment needed to recover from serious injury. Picking the right physician can be exhausting and just as painful as your current condition. The right physician or medical facility should ha
Car Crashes Hurt! That sudden unexpected impact of your car being hit from behind by another vehicle. What first sets in is shock. Then the symptoms. You develop a massive headache. If you do not seek immediate medical attention chronic pain will start to set in. Whiplash symptoms include: discomfort in your neck and shoulder muscles. A tingling or numb feeling running down your arms. Headache. Neck and joint stiffness. The impact of a rear end collision can thrust the head a
Neck pain / stiffness (whiplash) Headache Dizziness or fatigue Ringing in the ears Speech changes Difficulty in swallowing Memory loss Head injury / concussion Leg weakness Arm weakness Most insurance companies will cover some or all of your medical expenses, even if the accident was not your fault under PIP insurance.
Regardless, it is important that you see the right type of physician who understand car accident injuries. After the accident you probably went to the emerge