If you have been involved in an Auto Accident and you live in Tampa, Pinellas Park, Orlando, St. Pete, and Clearwater, please give us a call. We can help.
Dr. Mang has been treating people who have been injured in a car accident for the past 10 years. Even being involved in a 5 mph collision can leave permanent injuries. It is common for people who have been involved in an auto accident, not to feel any pain for several weeks. The reason is that scar tissue takes some time to form, which then can be very irritating to the surrounding nerves. Due to the growing number of patients that have come to this office due to injuries sustained from automobile crashes. Currently, about a 75% of the patients seen in this office are seen for automobile crash injuries. By being an expert treating pain, his goal is to translate that knowledge into improved chiropractic treatment and patient management for those with automobile injuries, especially whiplash injuries.
According to statistics compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for 2004, there were over 6 million reported automobile crashes in the U.S. that year with over 2.5 million of the occupants reporting injuries. Most of the injured occupants were the driver, with whiplash injury being one of the most common injuries. Therefore with practically all of us having to enter into a vehicle everyday, it is important to know what injuries can occur during a crash. More importantly, it is important to know how to avoid or minimize injuries and to know what treatment options are available if you have been injured.
This section of our website has been created so that we may help you to be more informed about the many different aspects that should be known when it comes to automobile crash injuries. So please feel free to browse around this section.