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Metro Denver Accident & Injury Centers

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2290 Kipling Street Unit 6
Lakewood, CO 80215
Phone: 303-457-4570

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Monday9:30 - NOON2:30 - 6:00
Tuesday9:30 - NOON2:30 - 6:00
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What You Need To Know About Whiplash From Metro Denver Accidents

A lot of people believe that the only way to develop whiplash is by being involved in a vehicular accident. This is why it is so important for the public to be aware that the cause of whiplash can actually stem from several sources. Even more important to know is that there are several ways to treat whiplash, with one of the most effective being to take advantage of chiropractic care.

whiplash treatment from our chiropractor in westminster, CO 

How Does Whiplash Occur?

When the neck is thrust into a forward and backward jerking motion, this can lead to whiplash. In most cases, whiplash occurs due to a rear impact when a person is in a stationary position. For example, if you are sitting in your car at a red light and you are rear-ended, this will cause your neck to be thrust forward and then it will, of course, jerk back once the impact is over. Another common cause of whiplash is a sports injury. Whiplash is common among football players who are often standing still and hit from behind. 

How Is Whiplash Diagnosed?

If you are experiencing pain in your neck, it is very important that you seek medical attention immediately. Pain in the neck can mean there is a problem with your nerves, and if left untreated, this can lead to paralysis. Fortunately, diagnosing whiplash is very simple. You can even visit a chiropractor to have yourself evaluated for whiplash. If a chiropractor determines that you are suffering from whiplash, there are several recommendations he will make to ensure you make as full of a recovery as possible, which in most cases, will be a full recovery.

How Long Does Whiplash Last?

If left untreated, whiplash can last for several days or weeks. In some cases, it can even last for many months. While suffering from whiplash, you are sure to endure pain in your neck, and because it causes the neck to become stiff, you will likely not have full mobility of your neck, meaning you won't be able to turn it from side to side like you normally would. 

Schedule an Appointment with Metro Denver Accident

Whether you have been involved in an auto crash or a sports accident, you should visit a doctor today if you are experiencing pain in your neck. At Metro Denver Accident, we have helped many people overcome whiplash and have increased their quality of life. We proudly serve many areas, including Aurora, Westminster, and Lakewood. Contact us today to learn more about making a full recovery from whiplash. 

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Services We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide. Make An Appointment We will do our best to accommodate your busy schedule. Schedule an appointment today! Online Forms Our patient forms are available online so they can be completed in the convenience of your own home or office.

Testimonials

I was involved in a motor vehicle accident and was able to get an appointment the same day. Dr. Ron provided a detailed evaluation of my injuries and provided me with the resources I needed throughout the duration of my treatment. The treatments were catered to my injuries and active lifestyle needs.

- Patrick H. / Lakewood, CO

Metro Denver Accident & Injury Centers Hours:

Westminster
680 W. 121st Ave., Ste. 100
Westminster, CO 80234
303-457-4570

Monday 8:30 - 12:30 2:30 - 6:00
Tuesday Closed 2:00 - 6:00
Wednesday 8:30 - 12:30 2:30 - 6:00
Thursday Closed 2:30 - 6:00
Friday 8:30 - 12:30 Closed
Saturday Closed Closed
Sunday Closed Closed

Lakewood
2290 Kipling Street Unit 6
Lakewood, CO 80215
720-328-9033

Monday Closed 2:00 - 6:00
Tuesday 9:00 - 12:00 2:30 - 6:00
Wednesday Closed Closed
Thursday 9:00 - 12:00 2:30 - 6:00
Friday 9:00 - 12:00 Closed
Saturday 9:00 - 12:00 (Every Other)
Sunday Closed Closed

Aurora
15062 East Mississippi Ave
Aurora, CO 80012
303-927-7027

Monday 9:30 - 12:00 Closed
Tuesday 9:30 - 12:00 2:30 - 6:00
Wednesday 9:30 - 12:00 (Every Other)
Thursday Closed Closed
Friday 9:30 - 12:00 2:30 - 6:00
Saturday 9:00 - 12:00 Closed
Sunday Closed Closed

Meet Dr. Christopher Higgins Dr. Christopher Higgins is a licensed Chiropractor serving the Westminster community. Dr. Christopher Higgins has been freeing people from pain in the clinic in Westminster, CO. As a Chiropractor with experience, Dr. Higgins is committed to promoting optimal health and well being of patients.Read More

Meet Dr. Ronald Losiewicz We are dedicated to serving the needs of our patients each and every day. Dr. Losiewicz has been helping people achieve better health since 2002. He established himself in Chicago and joined with Dr. Christopher Higgins and Westminster Accident & Injury Center in 2014. Read More

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  • 303-457-4570
  • 680 West 121st Ave Suite 100 Westminster, CO 80234
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  • 720-328-9033
  • 2290 Kipling Street Unit 6 Lakewood, CO 80215
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  • 303-927-7027
  • 15062 East Mississippi Ave Aurora, CO 80012
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