Physical Therapy for Car Accident Injuries

Physio and Physical Therapy in South Miami

If you’ve been injured, don’t wait! The sooner you get care, the better your recovery will be!

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Restrengthen and Retrain Damaged Tissues

If you’ve been in a car accident or suffered an injury, our expert physical therapists can help you recover.

Car accident victims and those with other injuries may experience long-term and debilitating symptoms. However, it’s important to remember that when you’ve been involved in a traumatic incident, your symptoms may not show for a few day, or even a few weeks later.

This means that even if you aren’t feeling pain, if you’ve been involved in a traumatic accident or situation, you should seek immediate treatment.

This can help prevent minor injuries from causing more complicated symptoms down the road.

Do I Need Physical Therapy After An Accident?

If you’ve been injured in an accident, it’s likely you’re suffering from soft tissue injuries. You may also be recovering from neurological damage or broken bones.

After your accident, you should seek medical treatment from a physician as soon as possible. If you sustained injuries that limit your mobility or activities of daily life, it’s likely your doctor will refer you for physical therapy treatment as part of your healing and recovery plan.

Physical therapists can help you recover from injuries such as:

These types of injuries may cause acute or chronic pain, swelling, bruising, and headaches. They may also limit your ability to move freely and decrease your range of motion.

Besides accidents, injuries can occur due to:

How Can Physical Therapy Help Me?

Physical therapists are expertly trained to help you regain full range of motion and use of your body. Alongside our doctors and massage therapists, your physical therapists will create comprehensive, multi-faceted treatment plans.

During a typical visit to our clinic, you may see both our physio team and our massage therapists, or just one or the other. Physiotherapy will help you regain balance, strength, and range of motion, and massage therapy complements by helping to stretch muscles, increase circulation, decrease toxic build-up, remove trigger points, and more.

BENEFITS
Benefits of Physical Therapy

Improve body posture and positioning to reduce pain and further damage

Helps to restore strength

Improves range of motion and flexibility

Helps you manage pain

Re-teaches lost skills due to immobility or neurological injuries

Treatment may help you avoid surgery

Improve balance and coordination

Reduce the need for opioid or pain-relieving medication

Improve body posture and positioning to reduce pain and further damage

Re-teaches lost skills due to immobility or neurological injuries

Helps to restore strength

Treatment may help you avoid surgery

Improves range of motion and flexibility

Improve balance and coordination

Helps you manage pain

Reduce the need for opioid or pain-relieving medication

Is Physical Therapy Covered By My Insurance?

Our clinic employs a medical doctor that can prescribe physical therapy if necessary, making your chances of having your treatment covered by insurance more likely.

If you have been injured in a car accident, your insurance may cover physical therapy if it’s prescribed by a medical doctor. We can help determine your insurance limits and coverage.

If you were injured on the job, you may be entitled to physical therapy claims under the Workers’ Compensation Board Insurance. We can help investigate what claims you are eligible to make.

Some private insurance carriers may offer a limited amount of coverage for physical therapy. You may need a doctor’s prescription to receive your benefits. We can investigate your claim limits and help determine whether you’re eligible.

Frequently Asked Questions

Physical Therapy FAQs

At your first treatment, you will be asked to fill out a health history and your physical therapist will spend time assessing what you are able to do, and what your limitations are. This will allow us to offer you the best possible, tailored treatment.

During your session, your therapist will usually apply some hands-on therapy techniques such as joint mobilization, manual stretching, and range of motion exercises.

Your treatment will also involves some amount of physical exercise. This may include a low-level stretch, light weight-bearing exercise, gait training to improve your walk, and range of motion exercises.

Your therapist may employ trigger point therapy, ultrasound, hot or cold therapy, traction, and other similar treatments to aid in healing.

At your first treatment, you will be asked to fill out a health history and your physical therapist will spend time assessing what you are able to do, and what your limitations are. This will allow us to offer you the best possible, tailored treatment.

During your session, your therapist will usually apply some hands-on therapy techniques such as joint mobilization, manual stretching, and range of motion exercises.

Your treatment will also involves some amount of physical exercise. This may include a low-level stretch, light weight-bearing exercise, gait training to improve your walk, and range of motion exercises.

Your therapist may employ trigger point therapy, ultrasound, hot or cold therapy, traction, and other similar treatments to aid in healing.

At your first treatment, you will be asked to fill out a health history and your physical therapist will spend time assessing what you are able to do, and what your limitations are. This will allow us to offer you the best possible, tailored treatment.

During your session, your therapist will usually apply some hands-on therapy techniques such as joint mobilization, manual stretching, and range of motion exercises.

Your treatment will also involves some amount of physical exercise. This may include a low-level stretch, light weight-bearing exercise, gait training to improve your walk, and range of motion exercises.

Your therapist may employ trigger point therapy, ultrasound, hot or cold therapy, traction, and other similar treatments to aid in healing.

At your first treatment, you will be asked to fill out a health history and your physical therapist will spend time assessing what you are able to do, and what your limitations are. This will allow us to offer you the best possible, tailored treatment.

During your session, your therapist will usually apply some hands-on therapy techniques such as joint mobilization, manual stretching, and range of motion exercises.

Your treatment will also involves some amount of physical exercise. This may include a low-level stretch, light weight-bearing exercise, gait training to improve your walk, and range of motion exercises.

Your therapist may employ trigger point therapy, ultrasound, hot or cold therapy, traction, and other similar treatments to aid in healing.

At your first treatment, you will be asked to fill out a health history and your physical therapist will spend time assessing what you are able to do, and what your limitations are. This will allow us to offer you the best possible, tailored treatment.

During your session, your therapist will usually apply some hands-on therapy techniques such as joint mobilization, manual stretching, and range of motion exercises.

Your treatment will also involves some amount of physical exercise. This may include a low-level stretch, light weight-bearing exercise, gait training to improve your walk, and range of motion exercises.

Your therapist may employ trigger point therapy, ultrasound, hot or cold therapy, traction, and other similar treatments to aid in healing.

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Dr. Luis L. Mas

MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Gilberto Fernandez

MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Leticia Martinez

MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Romny Guerra

THERAPIST

Elianette Colon

OFFICE MANAGER

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