Auto & Work Injuries Specialist

Indian Harbor Chiropractic

Diana Gailes, DC

Chiropractor located in Cos Cob, CT

If you’ve been injured at work or in a car accident and have severe or ongoing pain, highly trained chiropractor Diana Gailes, DC, is available at Indian Harbor Chiropractic in Cos Cob, Connecticut. She offers a wide array of holistic treatments for auto and work injuries in people of all ages. Call the office to learn more or schedule an appointment online today.

Auto & Work Injuries Q&A

What are common auto and work injuries?

Auto and work injuries are those that occur while you’re working or during a car accident. Common problems you may experience at work or in an automobile collision include:

  • Fractures
  • Strains
  • Whiplash pain
  • Neck pain
  • Back pain
  • Leg, knee, or foot pain
  • Concussions
  • Headaches

You could get injured at work while lifting something heavy, falling down, or using heavy machinery. Some injuries heal on their own over time, but you may need medical intervention to make a full recovery in other cases.

What are the benefits of chiropractic care for auto and work injuries?

Some of the many benefits you can experience with chiropractic treatments for auto and sports injuries include:

  • Less pain
  • Quick healing
  • Holistic approaches
  • Reduced need for pain medicine
  • Improved overall quality of life

At Indian Harbor Chiropractic, Dr. Gailes uses all-natural treatments that offer highly effective results and faster healing.

What should I expect during chiropractic visits?

During chiropractic visits at Indian Harbor Chiropractic, Dr. Gailes checks your vital signs and reviews your medical and accident history. She completes a comprehensive physical examination to determine the type and severity of your injury.

Dr. Gailes could recommend undergoing blood tests, X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, or other imaging procedures to diagnose your condition and develop a personalized treatment plan.

What are common treatments for auto and work injuries?

Some of the most common treatments available for auto and work injuries include:

Home remedies

Things you can do at home to heal from auto and work injuries include using ice and heat packs, wearing a brace, sling, or cast, resting injured areas of your body, and getting proper nutrition.

Neuromusclar therapy

Neuromuscular therapy can relieve tension or pinched nerves. It stimulates your body’s natural ability to heal and recover after auto and work injuries.

Physical therapy

Dr. Gailes lets you know which exercises and stretches to complete to stimulate healing, strengthen tissues, and reduce your risk of future injuries.

Chiropractic adjustments

Dr. Gailes is highly trained in chiropractic adjustments that realign your body, relieve tension, and reduce pain caused by auto and work injuries. She presses gently on targeted areas of your spine and body while you lie down and relax.

To get treated for auto and work injuries at Indian Harbor Chiropractic, call the office or schedule an appointment online today.