Category Archives: Auto Accidents / Whiplash

Auto Injury Treatment – 7 Things You Must Do If You Are In A Car Accident In Fort Collins – Square ONE

What To Do If You Are In A Car Accident

Stay Calm:  Do not argue and only state the facts.

Call 911 for medical assistance and law enforcement.  If there are

Call 911for medical assistance and law enforcement
Call 911 for medical assistance and law enforcement.

injuries provide aid but do not move anyone unless you have medical or lifesaving expertise.  Upon the arrival of law enforcement get the officers information.

Stay Safe:  

If there are no serious injures try to move the vehicles to the side of the road out of the way of oncoming traffic.  If a vehicle cannot be moved, or there are serious injuries, turn on the hazardous signals. Be sure to turn off you engine.

Exchange Information: 

Exchange information from the other driver including:  Name, Address, Phone Number, Drivers License and Insurance Information.  If the drivers name is not the name on the insurance car write down the relationship of the driver and the insured. Tip:  You can use your cell phone to take pictures of persons drivers license, insurance card and license plate.

Document And Photograph The Accident:  

Use your cell phone to take pictures of the accident scene & damage to the different vehicles.  Also take pictures of any injuries.  If there are any witnesses get their contact information.  Take detailed notes about the accident.

File An Accident Report:  

In many locations law enforcement may not respond.  You should always file an accident report which is available at a police station and often downloadable from the DMV website.  In some states it is the law to file a report.

Contact The Professionals:  

  1. Call your insurance company to report the accident.
  2. Schedule a chiropractic consultation to determine if you have any injuries from the crash.  Not all health care professional are trained to detect and treat injuries related to car crashes.  Be sure to go to a chiropractic with advanced training in diagnosing and treating injure related to car crashes.
  3. Have your vehicle inspected and repaired by a respected auto body shop.

Following these tips will help you effectively recover form damages related to a car crash.

If you have been in a car crash or fender bender call Square ONE at 970-207-4463 to get a FREE auto accident consultation.

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Fort Collins Auto Accident Chiropractor Gets Amazing Results – Whiplash – Square ONE

Advanced Treatment For Whiplash Injuries

Fort Collins auto accident chiropractor, Dr Chris Gubbels, walks you through a what a typical treatment looks like for someone who has sustained a whiplash injury, resulting in a loss of the normal cervical curve.

Watch this quick video to see a typical treatment for whiplash related neck injury.  In this video we are showing a treatment for loss or reversal of a normal cervical curve.

These are pre and post x-rays after a series of treatments.  The green line represents the normal cervical curve alignment, the red line is the actual patient’s alignment.  You can see the initial date was July 8th and the 2nd x-ray was take on 10/7.

Before Treatment After Treatment
 Before Treatment                                                                        After Treatment

If you’ve been in a car crash, suffered a whiplash injury or are suffering form another health problem such as headaches, neck  pain or pain give our office a call at 970-207-4463 for a FREE consultation.  To learn more about Square ONE and car crash injuries visit http://www.squareonehealth.com/ft_collins_whiplash.html.

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