Dr. William K. Haley


Serving the East Bay communities of Walnut Creek - Concord - Lafayette - Martinez for more than 25 years

Chiropractic Care for Automobile Accidents

accidents and injuries

Have you recently been injured in an automobile accident? If so, it is important to understand your rights and what is the proper care and treatment for your full recovery.

With over six million car, truck, and motorcycle accidents in the U.S. annually it isn't really so surprising when anyone gets in a auto collision-accident. When it does happen, though, most people immediately after a crash (and sometimes for days after the accident) aren't fully aware of the extent of their injuries, the affects to their health, and how to deal with insurance and legal recovery and resources available to them. Obviously, the more serious ones injury in a vehicle accident the more important it is to address your options. But even a "minor car accident" can have significant implications to your health... here's why:

When automobiles collide thousands of pounds of force are exerted upon a driver and passenger neck and spine.

Whiplash occurs when your head and neck are violently thrown-"snapped back and forth"-very quickly with resulting injuries to the ligaments, soft tissue, nerves, and discs of the neck and spine. Whiplash also may cause:

People involved in a traumatic automobile accident that do not seek out and get chiropractic care put themselves at-risk of never completely recovering from their injury or injuries and unfortunately, many, ultimately end up "living on pain killers" for years and many others ultimately get surgery or repeated surgeries. This is why it is prudent to find out if chiropractic care can make the difference between a process of natural healing and recovery vs. a life of potential chronic pain and further risk of permanent disability.

The goal of chiropractic care is to help fully restore normal position and function, restore nervous system function, and help heal sore muscles and damaged ligaments. This ensures complete physical recovery after an auto accident injury.