Slip & Fall

Slip and Falls

Slip and Falls

In the United States, one of the most common causes of unintentional injuries are from falls. Most people have suffered pain from a fall at some point in their lives. Those who have not are likely to have had a family member or friend who has been injured as the result of a fall. Falls can cause a wide variety of injuries.

Although all falls are not always life-threatening, the reality is that depending on how you fall, you could potentially suffer a fatal injury. As you might expect, older people are much more likely to suffer a devastating fall which can cause a major injury. As people get older, their motor skills and sense of balance deteriorate, making them more susceptible to losing their balance and more prone to falling. Also, people become weaker with age, making it more difficult for an older person to grab onto an object to prevent a fall from occurring.

Injuries such as these can result from a fall:

  • Pain in legs and arms
  • Bone fractures
  • Pain in the lower back, neck or shoulder
  • Headaches
  • Herniated discs
  • Sciatica
  • Mild traumatic brain injury

When a person is injured due to a fall, they should be evaluated by a physician, preferably a chiropractor. This can involve an MRI, CT scan and/or x-rays to rule out sprains fractures or herniation's. The doctor must understand how the accident happened, the symptoms involved, in order to make treatment recommendations.

Spasms and swelling resulting from a fall can be reduced by using massage, physical therapy, heat, chiropractic care, therapeutic ultrasound and ice. A rehabilitation program may be necessary to help the patient regain range of motion and surgery may be necessary in some cases depending on the severity of the

Injuries such as these can result from a fall


We strive to provide a high standard

At Affiliated Healthcare Centers we look to provide the highest standard in patient care. Our goal is to get our patients back to an active lifestyle again!

YOUR SAFETY

Personal Injury

Were you hurt in an accident? Maybe it was someone’s else fault or someone else’s negligence. At Affiliated Healthcare we can help with your rehabilitation process and ensure you feel better.

Chiropractic Care

At Affiliated Healthcare Centers we look to provide the highest standard in patient care. Our goal is to get our patients back to an active lifestyle again! Therefore we use the power of Chiropractic Care in your wellness plan.

Slip and Fall

Back injuries, neck injuries, broken bones and fractures are common with Slip and Fall accidents. Our trained medical professionals look forward to helping victims of Slip and Fall accidents. Call us today and start getting back on the road to recovery.

Auto Accidents

Victims of a car accident should get the proper care they need. Why waste time going to a healthcare professional that doesn’t know how to treat car accident related injuries. At Affiliated Healthcare Centers we know we can help.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Trained Medical Staff & Professionals

As healthcare professionals we take our responsibility to our patients seriously. We care about our patients and referral partners and take your health seriously. There are very few healthcare centers that go out of there way to pay close attention to the root causes and ailments. Many times patients are left wondering, seeking out second opinions on matters that can be addressed immediately and taken care of in the right environment.

Our commitment to our patients and their health is top priority. Our patients are number one in our practice and you can see that when you walk through our doors. When you visit one of our centers you’ll find what your looking for:

Top Medical Professionals
First Class Patient Care and Services
Doctors & Nurses Who Care
Medical Services That Meet Your Expectations

Health & Wellness Services

Getting the right medical and wellness team to help you with ailments, accidents, injuries of all types is not only crucial but important to your ability to recover. At Affiliated Healthcare Centers we fully understand the importance of these matters, that’s why we’ve hired a team of professional medical physicians and staff to proper help you get back to an active lifestyle again!

We offer a comprehensive line of wellness services that we know will help you get back to an active lifestyle again. We also know the importance of choosing the right healthcare facility for health and rehabilitative purposes. Below we’ve outlined our entire list of services and the areas we cover.