When you sustain a whiplash injury, you may not realize right away what’s causing your pain, and unless you’ve had a previous whiplash injury, you may not know what the proper treatment may be. If you’ve suffered a whiplash injury, if your whiplash has worsened, or if you have residual whiplash pain, our St. Paul and East St. Paul, MN chiropractors and massage therapists at St. Paul Chiropractic and Natural Medicine Center can help relieve your whiplash pain. With our chiropractic care plans, we can have you on the track to full whiplash recovery in no time, ensuring that your whiplash injury doesn’t stop you from living your normal, pain-free life.
Symptoms of Whiplash
Every whiplash injury we treat is different; there are different causes of whiplash, different severities, and different symptoms, all of which may contribute to a more or less painful whiplash experience. You’ll also find that all of these factors, particularly the cause of whiplash, will affect how long your whiplash injury lasts. Luckily, which chiropractic care, we can help to quickly heal whiplash injuries completely by targeting the cause of your whiplash. By taking a close look at your whiplash symptoms and understanding how you may have sustained your whiplash injury, we can create a thorough whiplash recovery plan. The most common whiplash symptoms we treat include:
- Soreness or stiffness in the neck, shoulders, and upper and lower back
- Shooting, stabbing, or throbbing pains in the neck, shoulders, and upper and lower back
- Numbness in the neck, shoulders, and upper and lower back
- Increased headaches or migraines
All of the symptoms of whiplash will vary significantly, and it’s important to pay close attention to your whiplash symptoms so that we are able to provide you with the best chiropractic whiplash recovery plan possible. You may also experience some of these symptoms in your extremities or hips, so be mindful of the effects of whiplash, and know when to seek professional help.
Risks of Leaving Whiplash Untreated
Whiplash is an injury that should not be left to “work itself out” like other injuries can. With whiplash, the extent and severity of your injury and symptoms may not be known immediately following an accident, but there are some signs that may surface immediately. If you think you’ve sustained a whiplash injury and begin feeling pain of any kind, or if you experience any of the whiplash symptoms mentioned, come to our chiropractic whiplash doctors of St. Paul and East St. Paul, Minnesota. The sooner you seek treatment, the better, as waiting for whiplash recovery treatments can lead to permanent damage, lasting injuries and pain, and decreased range of motion. To avoid lasting damage to your body, come to the St. Paul Chiropractic and Natural Medicine Center, where you’ll find experienced whiplash chiropractors. Call us today at 651-644-7207, or email email@example.com to begin your whiplash recovery.