Lombard Immediate Care Centers handle auto injuries each day. Our state-of-the-art lab and x-ray centre can assist find out if there’s any structural damage and can appropriately treat these conditions. At Lombard Immediate Care, we routinely appraise and handle auto accident cases and make any appropriate referrals to other health care providers as needed.
Common Auto Injury Symptoms that can treat at Lombard Immediate Care:
Low back pain
Neck / Shoulder pain and stiffness
Sensations like burning or “pins and needles,” ringing within the ears
Irritability, poor sleep, fatigue, depression, dizziness/light-headedness
Difficulty with concentration or memory
Pain or numbness in the arm and hand, blurred vision
A soft tissue injury is a damage to the body’s connective tissue, which means muscles, ligaments and tendons. That is one of the most common types of injury resulting from a car accident. These injuries can take many forms. A “whiplash” type injury to the neck and upper back is also a form of soft or mild tissue injury.
After an accident, you can visit a doctor within 72 hours for your health. A big mistake people make after a vehicle accident is something that we call a delay in treatment. A delay in treatment is failing to see a physician immediately. There are two reasons why this is a big mistake.
For those who had an accident, here are some of the more common symptoms that can appear several days later:
– Neck or shoulder pain or stiffness
– Back pain
– Abdominal pain or swelling
– Changes in personality or physical function
– Post Traumatic Stress Disorder