Auto Injuries and Chiropractic
Have you been in a car crash? Are you suffering from chronic pain because of your injury?
You don't need to suffer. Learn how chiropractic can help you recover from auto injuries.
Auto injuries are a common source of chronic pain. Getting the proper treatment early after your crash can be very important in recovering quickly.
Most auto injury pain originates in the spine, and that's why chiropractic can be beneficial: we get to the underlying trauma that you experienced and help your body heal.
Recovering from Auto Injuries - How injury occurs and how chiropractic can help
A Tale of Two Crashes - Live occupant video shows what happens during a crash
Where I Hurt
List of Common Auto Injury Symptoms
* Remember that no matter who is at fault, you have medical coverage if the vehicle you were in has insurance in Oregon. You have at least $15,000 worth of medical coverage, sometimes more depending on your particular insurance policy. This is called Personal Injury Protection or "PIP" for short. PIP also provides coverage for lost income if it is due to the collision. You have to have a doctor's release from work, and you have to be off of work for more than 14 days to be eligible to receive compensation for lost income due to the crash. You have the right to see Any doctor including a Chiropractor. Your insurance company cannot tell you which doctor to see.
*You have the right to see ANY doctor, including a Chiropractor. Your Insurance company cannot tell you which doctor to see.
* You have the right to legal counsel, even if you are at fault, as an attorney may be able to help you. they usually have a "no charge" consultation and only get paid if they win you a settlement. Each individual attorney has their own fee policies, but, it is always wise to talk to an attorney.
* Sometimes, an insurance company will try to settle the Pain and Suffering portion of your claim very quickly. This often will stop your rights to medical care as well as other rights that you may have! Consult an attorney before you take any settlement. You may be losing many of your rights and benefits.
We are not attorneys and highly recommend that you consult an attorney to discuss all of your legal rights.