Plano Injury Rehab & Chiropractic
Car Accidents in Plano, Texas
According to the Texas Department of Transportation, there’s around 5,499 crashes annually on the roads of Plano. Of these 5,499 crashes, around 855 people had non-incapacitating injuries such as whiplash, and a further 87 people had serious injuries such as back trauma and limb injuries. While you may have never been involved in a car accident before, there’s a chance that one day you could be one of the thousands of people who are involved in a auto accident in the Plano area every year.
According to NBCDFW, the most dangerous intersection in Plano is at Dallas Parkway and Legacy Drive. City-Data states that throughout 2017 there was 16 fatal accident in Plano, TX. The Central Expressway was the road with the greatest number of fatal crashes, with five in total happening there, and another four in close proximity to there, the rest happening in other parts of the city.
All Injury Rehab, The Plano Car Accident Rehab Specialist
Even if the damage to your car is minor and you don’t feel like you have any injuries, or you feel that your injuries are so mild that they don’t require medical treatment, you should still book an appointment with chiropractor as soon as possible. Getting the advice of a third-party, independent medical professional can help you to manage your injuries, before the symptoms begin to impact your life.
There are a number of injuries that are commonly inflicted in auto accidents. The most prevalent kind of injuries that people present with after being involved in auto accidents are soft tissue injuries. Whiplash is the most common auto injury and it describes the stretching of head and neck muscles in a manner that they wouldn’t stretch normally. This stretching happens as a result of the force and impact of a collision.
The Importance of Chiropractic Treatment After a Car Accident
If you’ve been involved in a car accident and are thinking about getting medical attention, a chiropractor might not always be the first person that you think of. You may wish to simply get checked over by a paramedic and then continue on with your life.
However, it really is in your best interests to book an appointment with Plano Injury Rehab, as soon as you’re able to. Seeing a chiropractor can save you from suffering unnecessarily as well as incurring costly medical bills down the line. Remember, just because you feel fine in the immediate aftermath, doesn’t mean you are, and seeing an independent chiropractor is the smartest thing you could do.
Visiting a chiropractor, even if you feel physically fine, is a vital part of the aftercare process after being involved in an auto accident. The symptoms of whiplash often don’t emerge straight away, and seeing a chiropractor sooner rather than later can dramatically reduce the amount of time that you spend in pain, and unable to live your life normally.
A professional car accident chiropractor at Plano Injury Rehab can ensure that your injuries heal and prevent complications from emerging in the future. Getting a professional chiropractor to examine you after you’ve been involved in a car accident – even if you feel fine – is vital for your future health.
Your Plano Chiropractor
Our team at our Plano branch offer a complete chiropractic service. We’re here for you every step of the way, from your initial consultation, through to your diagnosis, all the way to your treatment and follow-up appointments.
Plano Clinic Location
Plano, TX 75023
Office: (972) 588-4889