Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 28, 2022

Snellville Neurologist vs. Neurosurgeon: What You Should Know and neurosurgeons are doctors who specialize in treating health conditions, disorders, and injuries that affect the brain, spine, and nervous system. Whether you see a neurologist or neurosurgeon will depend on what brings you into the office. A neurologist can also refer you to a neurosurgeon when necessary. If…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 28, 2022

10 Tips for Severe Neck Pain After Sleeping

Waking up with neck pain is not a great way to start your day! Whether your neck is stiff, sore, or you feel sharp pain, it can really mess with your plan for the day and ability to go about your normal routine. While the occasional mild discomfort after a…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 28, 2022

How Much Does an MRI Cost?

When you are dealing with the aftermath of a car accident, the last thing you want to be worried about is the cost of your medical expenses. Even if your car insurance policy covers some of the costs, it may be a reimbursement that takes place after the fact, while…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 27, 2022

Can Neck Pain Cause Dizziness?

Millions of people a year visit their doctor or chiropractor for neck pain. In this highly technological age, we find ourselves hunched over computers, tablets, cell phones, and other devices for long periods of time. This hunching forward can put a lot of strain on your neck and upper back,…

Why Would I Be Referred to a Neurologist

Injury Recovery | Feb 14, 2022

Why Would I Be Referred to a Neurologist?

If you've been seeing a physical therapist or chiropractor following an accident or injury, it can seem scary, but there are many reasons why you may be referred to a neurologist. While your chiropractic and physical therapy team can evaluate and treat certain ailments, there are certainly symptoms beyond their…


Accident Recovery | Jan 31, 2022

Is Cracking Your Neck Bad for You?

It’s normal for us to crack our joints on occasion, from our neck to our knuckles and our toes. Staying in one position for too long, craning your neck to stare at a screen, or sleeping in an off position can all cause your neck to feel stiff and create…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 31, 2022

How to Mentally Recover from a Car Accident

Millions of car accidents occur in the United States each year. If you have been in a traffic accident, then you might experience a wide range of feelings, including shock, stress, anxiety, and worry. You might feel one way after the accident and start to notice other signs of mental…

How to Treat Chest Pain from Airbag Deployment

General | Jan 5, 2022

How to Treat Chest Pain from Airbag Deployment

Airbags are designed to protect you in the event of a car crash, and they are very effective at doing this. However, in preventing serious injuries, the airbags themselves can actually cause other injuries because of the force with which they deploy. While chest pain can be associated with other…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 20, 2021

Things to Avoid with Degenerative Disc Disease

Many people start to experience some back and neck pain as they age. While some of this is to be expected, there are certain health conditions that can develop or worsen, like degenerative disc disease. As you age, the spinal discs that separate vertebrae and provide cushioning and support start…

Can Chiropractors Prescribe Medication

Chiropractic | Dec 20, 2021

Can Chiropractors Prescribe Medication?

When dealing with a recent injury or chronic pain, you may be wondering about the best type of doctor to visit. Many people choose to see a chiropractor for car accident injuries, chronic pain, and other health conditions. Chiropractors can treat a wide range of injuries and conditions that affect…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 15, 2021

What Does a Pinched Nerve Look Like on an MRI?

If you are dealing with pain that has gone undiagnosed, then your doctor may recommend diagnostic imaging tools like MRI scans to help identify the underlying cause. An MRI can provide your doctor with highly detailed images of the affected area. The body is filled with millions of nerves that…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 13, 2021

How Much Does a Chiropractor Cost to Crack Your Back?

Back pain is one of the most common reasons why people visit the doctor each year. If you can’t seem to get comfortable enough to fall asleep at night without back pain aggravating you, then it’s time to see a doctor. If you find yourself having trouble moving from sitting…

Do I Have Sacroiliac Pain

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Nov 15, 2021

Do I Have Sacroiliac Pain? What Are My Treatment Options?

If you struggle with lower back pain, then you may look for more common culprits like poor posture, weak muscles, or even a recent injury. One of the lesser-known causes of lower back pain and pain in other areas of the body can actually be caused by what is known…

6 Calls to Make Immediately After a Car Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Nov 10, 2021

6 Calls to Make Immediately After a Car Accident

You’ve just been involved in a car accident. Whether it was a small fender bender or a head-on collision, you are probably in shock and not sure what to do next. Once you and your car have moved to safety, if possible, you’ll need to start taking steps to ensure…

General | Nov 9, 2021

Top 4 Sports Injuries That Might Be Causing Your Shoulder Pain

Most of us take our shoulders for granted. As the most mobile joint in the human body, the shoulders support us in countless tasks and motions throughout the day, from brushing our teeth to lifting heavy boxes. But with this flexibility comes the fact that shoulders are extremely prone to…

TBIs Can Cause Pituitary Dysfunction

General | Nov 5, 2021

TBIs Can Cause Pituitary Dysfunction

If you imagine the effects of a traumatic brain injury, you likely think about things like cognitive problems or even issues with motor skills. While these are common problems, other unexpected issues can result from TBIs, including problems with the pituitary gland and hormones. When you visit an orthopedic doctor…


Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Oct 20, 2021

How Does Back Surgery Impact My Car Accident Settlement?

Back pain after a car accident should be taken very seriously. When left untreated, back pain and back injuries can develop into chronic pain that can plague you for years to come. If you were recently injured in a car accident, then visit a doctor as soon as possible to…


Chiropractic | Oct 15, 2021

Can a Chiropractor Help with Seasonal Allergies?

People with seasonal allergies know that when spring and fall roll around, it’s time to stock up on the tissue boxes. With spring and warmer weather comes fresh blooms and, of course, sneezing. When the weather starts to turn cooler after the hot summer months and fall sets in, the…


Accident Prevention | Oct 15, 2021

How to Be Prepared for a Potential Accident

Getting into a car accident can be an incredibly stressful and scary experience. Even a minor fender bender can leave you feeling jittery and overwhelmed. People don’t expect to get into a car accident when they hit the road, so you might not be fully prepared to handle the situation.…


Accident Recovery | Oct 15, 2021

Minor Fender Benders Can Cause These 3 Surprising Injuries

If you get into a minor fender bender, you might be surprised when a police officer asks if you need medical attention or if an ambulance arrives at the scene. However, even minor fender benders can cause surprising injuries that should be addressed by a medical professional as soon as…