It is estimated that there is about 3 million whiplash injuries per year in the USA, according to Dr. Arthur Croft of the Spine Research Institute of San Diego. Couple this with several outcome studies that show that 12% to 86% of whiplash victims will still have pain years after their crashes, points out the epidemic nature of whiplash. We are auto injury specialists.
We have an excellent success rate at providing chiropractic care for auto injury patients in Utah.
Unfortunately, by the time more serious complications develop, some of the damage from the injury may have become permanent. Numerous studies have shown that years after whiplash victims settle roughly half of them state that they still suffer with symptoms from their injuries.
Chiropractic care is by far the best treatment for whiplash injuries, hands down. This is also backed up by a group of orthopedic surgeons from England. In a study done by Gargan, Bannister, et al, they reported in the British Journal of Orthopedic Medicine that chiropractic care for chronic whiplash patients was superior to medical, acupuncture and physical therapy treatments. Patients reported higher satisfaction with chiropractic care 2 to 1.
If you have been in a motor vehicle or any other kind of accident, don’t assume that you escaped injury if you are not currently in pain. Contact us today at 801-302-0280!