Acupuncture for Auto Injuries

Got auto injuries, so you searched “acupuncture for auto injuries near me”? Then, you’re in the right place.

In cases of a car accident, you have a high risk of receiving an auto injury and need to get proper treatment right away.

You can receive that treatment with our acupuncturists, which provide the best acupuncture in Irvine. Call now to get an appointment!

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“Had an amazing experience here. I had serious neck and shoulder problem to the point that I couldn’t move my left upper body with sever pain. But after two visits here my pain went down a lot. And I was nearly 100% recovered after a week of treatment.” – B.C. (Rancho Palos Verdes, CA)

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Auto Injuries Information

Car and motorcycle accidents are a common incident in the U.S. It was found that on average, there are 6 million car accidents in the U.S. every year. It was also found by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [1] that about three million people are nonfatally injured in motor vehicle accidents each year in the United States. For motorcycle accidents, it was found in 2017 that there were 1,018 injuries per 100,000 registered motorcycles. [2]

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What To Do After Your Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA)?

After calming down from your motor vehicle accident, it’s good to check if you’re okay. In some cases, you might not realize that you have an auto injury because you were in shock and might be too preoccupied with your car. If you feel any symptoms of pain during or even after the accident, you should consult your doctor right away. It is better to have your auto injuries treated right away. If not, you might start feeling chronic pain and your injury might even get worse. You might face higher medical bills. It was found by the CDC that crash injuries in 2012 totaled $18 billion in lifetime medical costs [3] and more than 75% was by injuries months after the accident that could have been treated in the beginning. After consulting your doctor, see if acupuncture for motor vehicle accidents (mva) will be good for you.

What Are The Benefits Of Acupuncture For Auto Injuries?

Acupuncture for auto injuries can be a good treatment for you. There has been more and more evidence from the scientific community on the efficacy and safety of acupuncture. It has been recommended by doctors to be a great complementary treatment in addition to their prescribed medication. Acupuncture for car accidents has many benefits. Here are some of the benefits of acupuncture that can help with your automobile injuries:

  • Pain reduction or elimination
  • Reduces inflammation
  • Increases blood flow to injured areas
  • Improve the immune system
  • Reduce bad side-effects from medications
  • Reduces internal and external scarring
  • Assist your body to create new tissue
  • Improves organ functioning
  • Increase the healing process of neck and back injuries
  • Helps emotional trauma caused by the auto accident
  • An alternative to medicine for pain-relief
  • Promotes quality of life (physically, mentally, and emotionally)
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Unique Acupuncture Treatment For Car /Motorcycle Accident

Each car or motorcycle accident can be different. Some can be more intense than others while some barely get injured. But in addition, everyone will experience acupuncture differently. Your symptoms might be slightly different than someone in a similar motor vehicle accident. Because of this, your acupuncturist will provide you a unique acupuncture treatment that works best for you.

When you go to your appointment, your acupuncturist will ask you various questions and these questions will help decide the treatment you will be receiving. Even if they do decide acupuncture for mva, they might insert the thin acupuncture needles in a different spot than someone another person who is doing acupuncture for their car injuries.

What Can You Experience After An Auto Accident?

When it comes to auto injuries, there are some injuries that one can feel right away especially for the more severe auto accidents. However, there are times when you do not feel the effects of the car accident until a couple of days after. You might experience some delayed symptoms that can have a negative effect on your body. In some cases, a car accident can be traumatic and cause emotional symptoms. Here are some common symptoms after an auto accident and many of them can be treated by our acupuncturists:

  • Whiplash
  • Shoulder pain
  • Back injuries
  • Leg pain
  • Knee injuries
  • Foot injuries
  • Headaches
  • Irritability
  • Sleeping disorder or poor sleep
  • Fatigue
  • Difficulty with concentration or memory
  • Depression
  • Dizziness
  • Pain or numbness in the arm and/or hand
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Blurred vision
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Anxiety
  • Broken Bones
  • Herniated Disc

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What Payment Do You Accept?

We accept credit as a form of payment for your acupuncture for motor vehicle accident. We also accept insurance. If you want to know if we accept your insurance, please call in to verify. If you just want to know more about how acupuncture for mva can help you. Call our number is

References

[1] “CDC – Motor Vehicle Injury – Topics – Did You Know – STLT Gateway.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4 Oct. 2019, www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/didyouknow/topic/vehicle.html#.

[2] U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; Federal Highway Administration.

[3] “Motor Vehicle Crash Injuries.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 7 Oct. 2014, www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/crash-injuries/index.html.

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