November 2017 - AICA Orthopedics

Monthly Archives: November 2017

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 3, 2017

How To Approach Your Insurance Provider After A Car Accident

If you experience a car accident, one of the most important things to do after is to contact your insurance provider right away. Although accidents can be traumatic and stressful, it’s important to alert your provider to process your claim.

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 6, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Brain Injuries Caused By Car Accidents

Thre are a variety of brain injuries that can occur as a result of a car accident. Brain injuries do not always produce noticeable symptoms and deserve immediate, comprehensive treatment to avoid long-term or permanent health complications. If you are involved in a car accident, consider the following information and contact our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors […]

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 8, 2017

How Soon After A Car Accident Should I See An Orthopedic Doctor?

Car accidents can be traumatic experiences. If you are involved in a car accident and sustain severe or life-threatening injuries, you will need to be seen by a doctor who specializes in emergency medicine right away. For other conditions that are not as serious, it’s easy to believe that medical attention isn’t necessary. However, avoiding medical […]

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 10, 2017

How To Document A Car Crash Using Your Smartphone

Car accidents occur in a matter of seconds, though the physical, legal, and emotional consequences have the potential to last for months. Although it’s easy to experience anxiety and panic following an accident, it’s essential to take precautionary steps that help protect the integrity of your health, as well as your legal rights. If you […]

Conditions, Practice Areas | Nov 13, 2017

The Short and Long-Term Effects of Whiplash Injury

Whiplash is the most common car accident injury treated by the Orthopedic Doctors and Chiropractors at AICA Orthopedics. Even victims who are involved in low-speed accidents (under 30 miles per hour) are vulnerable to Whiplash Injury due to how sensitive the ligaments and tissue are that surround the neck. Unlike other types of accident injuries […]

Accidents, Headaches | Nov 15, 2017

Headaches After A Car Accident? How Orthopedic Treatment Can Help!

Headaches are common among car accident victims for a variety of reasons. Some accident victims who already experience frequent headaches may notice increased frequency and pain after a collision occurs. Others may not experience any symptoms for several days or weeks after a car accident takes place. If you do suffer from frequent, painful headaches […]

Accident Prevention, Education | Nov 17, 2017

Car Accident Prevention Tips For Atlanta’s Teenage Drivers

The National Safety Council cites car accidents as the leading cause of death for teenagers throughout the United States. To help protect teenagers in Atlanta, AICA Orthopedics is offering tips that keep younger drivers focused on the road and free of distractions.

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 20, 2017

Atlanta Orthopedic Treatment For Non-Visible Car Accident Injuries

There are a variety of injuries that can result from a car accident. Some are immediately apparent with noticeable symptoms, while others can go undetected for several weeks or months. If you are involved in a car accident, contact our Atlanta Orthopedic Doctors right away to diagnose and treat potential injuries before they cause other […]

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 22, 2017

Common Injuries After Rear-End Auto Accident

Car accidents happen. As much as we like to think we can avoid them with safe driving techniques, that’s not so much the case, and they’re actually quite common. Perhaps the most frequent of these accidents are rear-end collisions. Those may lead to injuries that can not only be very painful in the immediate aftermath […]

Accident Prevention, Education | Nov 24, 2017

7 Safety Tips for Teen Drivers

One of the first steps toward transitioning from a teen into an adult is obtaining a drivers license. It’s exciting for many, but also potentially dangerous. According to the Center for Disease Control, teenagers are more susceptible to auto accidents than any other age group.

Accident Recovery, Education | Nov 27, 2017

How to Find A Pain Management Orthopedic Doctor After a Car Accident

Driving or riding in a car has become such a normalcy, it’s easy for us to think nothing of its dangers. But auto accidents are very common and can happen to anyone at anytime. Musculoskeletal or head injuries can come up after an accident, which sometimes can cause chronic pain. Coping with that pain is […]

Back Pain, Injuries | Nov 29, 2017

Common Back and Neck Injuries After Car Wrecks

Car accidents cause millions of injuries – some very significant – in the U.S. every year. According to the National Safety Council, 4.6 million people obtained significant injuries in 2016 from car accidents. The seriousness of the injury often depends on the type of accident, but even the most minor ones can lead to a […]