Physical Therapy Following a Car Accident

July 20, 2020 | McCormick & Murphy's Blog

Physical Therapy Following a Car Accident 

Car accidents can be burdensome, stressful, and both physically and financially costly.  Here are examples of the most common types of injuries that result from car accidents in Colorado:

·       Neck and back injuries, such as stretched or torn muscles and tendons

·       Scrapes and cuts

·        Head injuries

·       Broken ribs

·       Broken bones

·       Internal bleeding

·       Herniated Discs

·       Knee Trauma

·       Headaches

·       Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Why you might need Physical therapy for car accident injuries

Physicians often agree that having physical therapy for car accident injuries can significantly help enhance your overall recovery and shorten the time that it takes to heal from your injuries.  Physical therapy for car crash injuries can strengthen your muscles and, as a result, increase your range of motion. When you are injured in a car crash, you want to get back to your daily life as quickly as possible. Here are some of the benefits of physical therapy for car accidents injuries:

·       Physical therapy can lessen your recovery time

·       Physical therapy can help restore mobility in individuals with car crash injuries.

·       Prevent secondary injuries due to being in a weakened state 

·       Physical therapy can reduce reliance on drugs: physiotherapy is a non-invasive and safe treatment that does not rely on opioid medication for relief

·       Physical therapy can help avoid surgery

·       Physical therapy can prevent permanent damage 

·       Improve your mental health

Contact Us Today

Our Colorado Springs car accident lawyers have years of experience helping protect the rights of victims of car accidents all throughout Colorado. We have built structures (ranging from experienced lawyers to financial resources) capable of standing toe-to-toe with corporations or insurance companies. Our car accident lawyers will fight to ensure you are guaranteed a fair compensation for your loss, especially the expenses for physical therapy.

 

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