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Whiplash Injury Car Accident (ICBC)

Whiplash Injury Treatment in Abbotsford | Prestige Physiotherapy

Don't let whiplash pain after a car accident take over your life - we're here to help you get back on the road to recovery.

Suffering from whiplash can be incredibly debilitating, and often occurs after a car accident.

You may be experiencing a range of symptoms, from neck and shoulder pain to headaches and reduced range of motion.

These symptoms can prevent you from carrying out your day-to-day activities and negatively impact your quality of life.

At Prestige Physiotherapy, we understand how difficult it can be to deal with the aftermath of a car accident, and we're here to provide effective, evidence-based treatment to help you recover.

Whiplash

Treatment

Car accidents can be incredibly traumatic experiences, and the aftermath can be just as difficult to deal with.

One of the most common injuries sustained in car accidents is whiplash, which occurs when the head is suddenly jolted forward and then back, causing the neck to be forcefully whipped back and forth.

Whiplash can cause a range of symptoms, from neck pain and stiffness to headaches and dizziness, and can make it difficult to perform your usual daily activities.

At Prestige Physiotherapy, we understand the challenges of dealing with a whiplash injury.

Our team of experienced physiotherapists will work with you to create a personalized treatment plan to help you recover from your injury.

We use evidence-based treatment approaches, including manual therapy, exercise therapy, and education to help you achieve your goals and get back to your normal life.

Symptoms of Whiplash

Symptoms of whiplash may not present themselves immediately after the accident, and can take a few hours or days to appear. Some of the most common symptoms of whiplash include:


  • Neck pain and stiffness
  • Headaches, especially at the base of the skull
  • Shoulder pain and stiffness
  • Reduced range of motion in the neck
  • Dizziness or vertigo
  • Fatigue
  • Numbness or tingling in the arms
  • If you're experiencing any of these symptoms after a car accident, it's important to seek treatment as soon as possible.

Treatment We Provide

At Prestige Physiotherapy, we offer a range of evidence-based treatments to help you recover from your whiplash injury. Our services include:

  • Manual therapy: Our physiotherapists use a range of techniques, including mobilization and manipulation, to help improve the mobility of the affected joints and tissues.
  • Exercise therapy: We'll work with you to create a personalized exercise plan to help improve your range of motion, reduce pain, and improve your overall function.
  • Education: We'll provide you with information and advice to help you better understand your injury, and teach you how to avoid aggravating your symptoms.

Don't let whiplash pain after a car accident take over your life.

Contact Prestige Physiotherapy today to book an appointment with one of our experienced physiotherapists and start your journey towards recovery.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How long will it take to recover from whiplash injury?

The recovery time for whiplash injury can vary based on the severity of the injury and individual factors. Our experienced physiotherapists will work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan that may include manual therapy, exercise, and modalities such as heat, ice, or ultrasound to speed up your recovery.

Do I need a referral from a doctor to receive treatment for my whiplash injury?

No, you do not need a referral from a doctor to receive treatment for your whiplash injury. Our physiotherapists are qualified to assess and treat whiplash injuries, and we can work with your ICBC claim representative to ensure your treatment is covered.

Can physiotherapy help with the pain and stiffness caused by whiplash injury?

Yes, physiotherapy can be very effective in reducing pain and stiffness caused by whiplash injury. Our physiotherapists will use a variety of techniques and modalities to help you regain your range of motion, reduce your pain, and promote healing.

What if I have other injuries in addition to whiplash injury?

Our physiotherapists are trained to treat a wide range of injuries, including those that often occur in conjunction with whiplash injury. We will develop a treatment plan that addresses all of your injuries, and we will work with you to ensure that you are receiving the care you need to recover fully.

Will my ICBC claim cover the cost of my treatment for whiplash injury?

If you have been injured in a car accident, your treatment for whiplash injury may be covered by your ICBC claim. Our team can work with your ICBC claim representative to ensure that your treatment is covered, and we can help you navigate the claim process to ensure that you receive the care you need.

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Are you suffering from a car accident or work-related injury?

We're here to help! As an approved provider for ICBC and WSBC, we offer FREE physiotherapy, massage therapy, and kinesiology treatments to eligible patients.

No upfront payments required, we bill ICBC and WSBC directly. Take the first step towards recovery and book your appointment today.

Trusted Physiotherapy Clinic in Abbotsford

Welcome to Prestige Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine. We now have 2 clinics, our first clinic is located in Mt Lehman, Abbotsford and our second clinic is located at South Fraser Way, Abbotsford — we are your trusted clinic for improving your health and well-being.

We provide range of services including physiotherapy, massage therapy and kinesiology, utilizing the latest techniques and technologies to help you recover from injuries, reduce pain and stiffness and improve your mobility and strength.

Our team of experienced and dedicated physiotherapists, massage therapists, and kinesiologists are passionate about helping you achieve your goals and have a strong track record of delivering results. We take the time to listen to you and understand your individual needs, creating personalized treatment plans tailored to your specific goals.

As one of Abbotsford's most trusted physiotherapy clinics, we are dedicated to providing you with the highest level of care and service. Our goal is to get you back to your best as fast and effectively as possible.

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