With everything that is going on in the world today we are centered around the Covid-19/Coronavirus pandemic. Business is closed, schools are not in session, and even many doctor’s offices have closed their doors to patients instead of offering from home Telehealth sessions. While TeleHealth sessions will most certainly help stop the spread and enforce [...]
Confused About Treatment Following an Auto Accident in Fort Myers? – Let the Office of Dr. Kaster Help!
If you have been injured in an auto accident, chiropractic care is one of the most effective treatments for soft tissue injuries as well as whiplash. Confused About Treatment? If you’re not sure about what medical action to take following your automobile accident and are concerned about who will pay for the cost, call our [...]
All Florida drivers will are required to carry PIP coverage. Unlike previous years since 2012, there are time limits within which you can seek treatment for accident-related injuries. In Florida, you have 14 days following the accident to initiate treatment. If you do not see a doctor during this time frame you lose your ability [...]
If you have been in an auto accident and your neck hurts you may be suffering from a case of whiplash. Whiplash is caused when an unusual force is applied to your neck that causes it to move beyond its normal range of motion. The result is injury to the soft tissues of the neck [...]
Car Accidents & Chiropractic – What are the Benefits of visiting your Chiropractor after an Accident?
Failing to consult your chiropractor after a car accident can result in chronic ongoing conditions which can pile up medical bills. The majority of those injured in an accident never think to see a doctor of chiropractic. It is, however, the best solution which does not involve surgery or drugs. Why Chiropractic Care Works: 1. [...]
If you have ever been in an auto accident you know that feeling of time slowing down. The way your body tenses up to brace for impact. As soon as you feel that impact echo through your body, your brain begins to panic. Questions like "Am I injured?" "Is the other driver ok?" "Will my [...]
While you may walk away from a crash thinking “I’m ok” that may not be the whole truth. When your body is hit with an abrupt trauma such as that in an auto accident it is flooded with chemicals like dopamine and serotonin which enable your fight or flight mechanisms which allow you to keep [...]
No matter how careful we are in life, accidents happen. You may be driving down the road one day minding your own business and going the speed limit when someone blindsides you and all you feel is your heart skip a beat and a horrible slow motion impact. Or, you may walk out into your [...]
If you have ever been in a car accident you know just how surreal of an experience they can be. Time may seem to slow right before impact. You feel the impact throughout your entire body. When you come to a stop, you have to pause and reconnect with your body in order to feel if [...]
When you are involved in an accident the two parties that show up on the scene when you call 911 are the police and the ambulance. It is important to get checked if you feel any pain or discomfort, first for broken bones, potential internal injuries, cuts, and bruises, or contusions. The EMT’s and the [...]