If you have been in a car accident or involved in a major personal injury, let Core Medical Center help you start on the road to recovery. We offer personal injury care and will work with you to file the necessary insurance claims needed. You are already dealing with the added stress of an injury and possible trauma from your accident. We want your focus to be on your recovery and receiving personalized treatment rather than worrying about dealing with insurance companies.
It is best to schedule a diagnostic appointment with us as soon as possible after an auto injury or accident. Even if there are no immediate symptoms, some may occur a few days or weeks after an accident. Also, the pain and severity of the injury may increase if you wait too long to receive a diagnosis and treatment. Some insurance providers will not cover medical claims if you fail to seek medical help within 48 hours.
Once we determine the extent of your injury from your accident, we will develop a care plan with customized exercises and other medical Therapies to help ease pain and correct the injury. We will work with you to develop a tailored treatment plan and determine how long it will take for you to recover from your injury.
Our billing team has over 15 years of experience filing insurance claims. Whether your accident was in Missouri or anywhere else in the contiguous U.S. (48 states), we can take care of your insurance paperwork. We will file insurance claims to the automobile carrier. We can also provide the necessary records to the insurance company in case litigation is necessary.
Whiplash is one of the most common auto injuries and entails damage to the soft tissues of the neck. Many people think whiplash only occurs in high speed or potentially fatal accidents. However, whiplash can occur from accidents as slow as 5 mph. The symptoms may present themselves a few days or even weeks after the injury, yet waiting until the onset of symptoms to receive treatment can greatly interfere the speed and ease of your recovery. We look at postural and structural changes that can be present with out symptoms. Its important to correct these abnormalities as they can lead to long term injury that can go unnoticed for years before symptoms begin. Often when this occurs patient have already began to develop degenerative and sometimes arthritic changes that could have been avoided had they received proper care after the accident. Symptoms of whiplash can include:
- severe headaches
- arm pain (due to a possible herniated disc)
- low back pain
- neck aches
In extreme cases of whiplash, symptoms can include:
The quicker you receive treatment for your injuries, the easier your full recovery will be. Don’t wait to start your path to healing and contact Core Medical Center today to get answers to your questions.
Let us help you recover from your auto injury or personal injury today. If you have any further questions about our personal injury care or would like to schedule an appointment, feel free to call (816) 229-7561 today.