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Everyone should see a chiropractor after a minor car accident
Dr. Antjuan MitchellFeb 19, 2021 12:24:55 PM3 min read

Should You See a Chiropractor After a Minor Car Accident in Albany?

It's very easy to underestimate a minor car accident.

After a minor car accident in Albany, it's easy to brush it off and get on with your life.

Many people won't seek medical attention because they feel fine.

But just because you don't feel injured doesn't mean you weren't.

Just because your accident was minor doesn't mean you should treat it that way.

It's important to see an Albany, Ga Car Accident Chiropractor after an accident even if you feel fine.

In the article below, we will discuss why you should seek medical attention after a minor accident in Albany, GA.

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Should I Seek Chiropractic Care After A Car Accident?

No matter how insignificant your accident may seem at the time, you should still get checked out by a medical professional afterward.

The sooner you get checked out, the better.

You have absolutely nothing to lose by getting checked out after an auto accident and everything to gain.

You'll either get a clean bill of health, or you will be able to start treatments on your injuries so they don't turn into chronic issues.

And, if it turns out you need to file a personal injury claim against the negligent driver, medical records immediately after your accident will strengthen your claim.

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Treat Injuries Before They Get Worse

Many people will get a rush of adrenaline during a car accident, even a minor one.

The adrenaline rush will mask pain and other injury symptoms, even if you've suffered from severe injuries.

That's why it's common to start experiencing injury symptoms hours, days, or even weeks after your accident.

Your injuries will continue to worsen until they are treated, which is why it's best to get them treated right away.

Your number one priority after a car accident should be to seek medical attention, whether injury symptoms are present or not.

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Document Your Injuries To Strengthen Your Injury Claim

If someone else was responsible for your car accident, you'll file a personal injury claim against them.

Personal injury claims can be a very complicated legal issue because the insurance company will do what they can to discredit your claim.

They'll try to diminish the severity of your injury, and you'll make it easier on them if you don't immediately seek medical attention.

If you don't receive medical care right away, the insurance company will assume that you weren’t actually injured.

The first thing an insurance company will look at when they evaluate your claim is how long it took you to seek medical care after your car wreck.

Insurers won't want to pay car accident victims if they wait too long to receive medical care.

They assume the claimant could be faking or exaggerating their injuries to receive more money in their injury settlement.

This is why you should seek medical attention right away, no matter how you feel.

You also need to contact a personal injury lawyer who can help you deal with auto insurance companies.

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Contact Arrowhead Clinic in Albany

If you have been injured in a car accident in Albany, Georgia, call Arrowhead Clinic.

Our professional team of chiropractors specialize in car accident injuries, and we will work with insurance companies to help you receive compensation for your medical treatment.

Don't underestimate your accident injuries after a minor accident. Schedule your Free Consultation with Arrowhead Clinic in Albany, Georgia today.

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Dr. Antjuan Mitchell

Dr. Antjuan Mitchell is an experienced Chiropractic Doctor at our Albany Arrowhead Clinic. He graduated Magna Cum Laude as a Presidential Scholar in Accounting from Voorhees College in Denmark, South Carolina. He later received his Chiropractic degree from Sherman College, in Boiling Springs, South Carolina, in 2016. Dr. Mitchell has extensive experience in international mission trips to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, Cap-Haitian, Haiti, and Runaway Bay, Jamaica. He has a burning desire to aid people of underprivileged nations in addressing health care issues. While working abroad, Dr. Mitchell provided hands-on chiropractic therapy to over 2,500 people, while learning different techniques from other esteemed Chiropractors. Dr. Mitchell served as President of the Student American Black Chiropractor Association (SABCA). This student organization encourages and supports minority students to study Chiropractic and guides them to learn different holistic approaches to health care. Dr. Mitchell was also an active member of the Sherman College Tennis and Softball teams. Dr. Mitchell specializes in treating accident victims as well as chronic pain conditions. He utilizes manual and hands-on spinal adjustments and manipulations to help restore mobility and function to the body. A recent patient of Dr. Mitchell’s stated, “This is one of the best chiropractors I have ever been to. The staff there is very sweet. Just meeting Heather and Ja'Niyah and the staff made me feel like family. I will most definitely refer anyone to them, and let's not forget the coolest chiropractor Dr. Mitchell, and the NP. I am most definitely going to miss this team.”. Dr. Mitchell is available for same-day free consultations, Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.