FAQ – Frequently asked questions
What does Personal Injury Protection or PIP insurance cover?
By law, all insured drivers have medical (Personal Injury Protection or PIP) coverage as part of their policy. Which covers for the diagnosis and treatment of injuries that occurred as a result of your auto accident. This coverage pays auto accident injury chiropractors for services of necessary medical treatment up to your policy limit. This is regardless of who is at fault. Personal insurance also may cover many of the expenses of treatment, leaving you pain free as well as debt free! Call our staff who have experience with a variety of auto insurances and claims. Let us help get you on the path to wellness today.
What is the 14 day rule for my auto accident care?
Within 14 days of your accident a licensed physician must perform a medical evaluation. If an evaluation is not performed within 14 day your insurance company may deny the benefits for medical coverage. The 14 day rule goes into affect beginning on the day of your automobile accident. Once a physician performs an evaluation you then get to keep your medical coverage for treatment if needed.
If the accident is my fault will my PIP coverage still allow me to treat?
Regardless if at fault or not you may be entitled to up to 10,000 dollars in medical benefits and lost wages.
Can I receive Chiropractic care if I’m undergoing medical treatment?
Yes. No matter what type of medical treatment you are currently involved in, Accident Pain Clinics offers relief for your injury-related problems or other type of back pain. We offer many drug-free solutions that do not interfere with current medications or other treatments.
What can I expect when I go to your office?
We offer complete diagnostic and non-surgical treatment services (Chiropractic care, Physical therapy, and Massage Therapy) at our 11 south Florida office locations. Our friendly staff will help guide you through the sometimes stressful process of recovering from your injuries. We will perform a complete medical evaluation and will prescribe a treatment plan specific to your particular condition. Conditions such as numbness/tingling, weakness and physical disabilities. Our medical treatment is available for a variety of back injuries, neck or shoulder pains, muscular injuries, work injuries, slip and fall pain, or auto accident injuries.
As more than 50 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, there is another 25 million that suffer from acute pain as a result of injury or surgeries. Although medication may ease the discomfort and pain from an accident, it still does not treat the physical injuries from an accident. Failure to adequately manage pain can lead to problems such as sleep deprivation, stress, decreased physical activity, and disability. We assure patients seeking treatment with us to receive the best care through modern chiropractic equipment and technology. Our staff is made up of well qualified bilingual professionals who work together as a team whose common goal is alleviate and rid you of your pain.
Who can benefit from Chiropractic care?
Anyone from our youngest pediatric patients to our senior citizen patients can benefit from Chiropractic care. Chiropractic care helps to aid in the optimization of ones health by removing subluxations, also known as spinal misalignment’s. Which then assists in allowing the body to function at its 100% ability. Chiropractic care is a safe and effective non-surgical treatment.
Spinal manipulation and chiropractic care is a safe, effective treatment for acute low back pain, which are the type of sudden injuries that result from a car accident or other forms of injuries.