Auto Accident FAQs

If you have ever been in an auto accident, you may know some of the most common injuries are neck pain, back pain, and knee pain. Even if you leave the wreck thinking you haven't suffered an auto accident injury, it is crucial to be checked out by a chiropractor at a trusted clinic like Multicare Health Clinic in Sioux City, IA, as soon as possible. Although you may feel okay initially, pain can show up in the weeks or months afterward.

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Why should I see a chiropractor? 

It's a good idea to visit a chiropractor after an accident, but especially a car wreck, because the impact of the accident may have caused new issues or irritating existing conditions. For example, your back may have already been out of alignment due to another injury. Pain from a previous injury may not have been enough for you to notice, but the wreck made it worse, and now you are experiencing pain.

What will my first session be like?

When you visit our chiropractor for the first time, our doctor will ask for details about your health in general and he may need to take x-rays. But our injury chiropractor also needs details about the wreck and will ask if you are experiencing neck pain, back pain, or knee pain. Because chiropractic care takes a holistic view of your health, he will also ask questions like what type of job you have and how sedentary your lifestyle is to get a better idea of your overall health and wellness.

Do treatments hurt? 

No, our chiropractor's job is to gently perform techniques to return you to a pain-free life. If at any point anything hurts, let him know, and he will readjust the treatment.

Will I need physical therapy?

It depends on our doctor's findings during the exam. In addition to alignments and stretches, our doctor may also ask that you do specific exercises to help your condition. These can be done in the office or at home. He may also suggest massage therapy as a form of relief and to help keep your muscles and tendons loose.

Auto Accident Injury Treatment in Sioux City, IA

When you are involved in an auto accident and need a chiropractor in Sioux City, IA, visit us at Multicare Health Clinic. It is much easier to relieve pain or prevent it from occurring if you schedule an appointment with us as soon as possible after the wreck occurs.

Multicare Health Clinic

3930 STADIUM DR
SIOUX CITY, IA 51106
Phone Number: (712) 276-4325

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Testimonials

  • "After my knee surgery I was asked where I wanted to do my physical therapy, I chose Multicare Health Clinic and I'm so glad I did! Dr. Steve and the therapy assistants (Sara and Megan) are fabulous! They know what they're doing and they all really seemed to care about my recovery. I'm feeling fantastic! I'll definitely go back again whenever I need therapy or adjustments."
    Sheri J.
  • "Dr. Sneller helped. I haven't been feeling dizzy anymore."
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  • "My company encouraged all of us employees to get screened at Multicare. I didn't know what to expect. It was easy and I learned so much. The orthotics they prescribed really help me to feel more stable and confident at work."
    Jim J.
  • "Being able to present my back pain to three different professions in one place and knowing that they are working together to make me better is very comforting."
    Charlie P.
  • "After my consultatin with the doctors at Multicare Health Clinic, I understand how to address my balance issues."
    Anna A.
  • "I'm a runner. When I wasn't able to run due to leg problems, I was devastated. But a consultation at Multicare Health Clinic identified the problem and after some adjustments, stimulation treatments and therapy, I'm running again!"
    Lisa L.
  • "At night my right hand would go painfully numb at least 2-3 times where I could not sleep. Now, I don't have that pain and can get a full night sleep."
    Janet D.
  • "My shoulder and neck feel so much better. I now have the knowledge, motivation, desire and tools to keep up the exercises."
    Barb B.
  • "I'm now a believer now! I didn't think chiropractic could help my foot problems. But after meeting with Dr. Pistello and Dr. Dave for a few weeks, I'm feeling so much better!"
    Gino G.
  • "There couldn't be a better physical therapy team in Siouxland! Not only did my knee feel so much better after six weeks, but I feel like I made new friends."
    Karla K.
  • "I wasn't able to use my hand the way I should. After working with Dr. Sneller and the physical therapy team, I can use my hand again."
    Henry H.
  • "Not only is my pain level down to zero, but what I'm really thrilled with, is that I have normal feeling in my hands."
    Jill L.
  • "I'm so glad my sister referred me to Multicare! My elbow hasn't felt this good in a long time. Thanks to the great physical therapy team there."
    Ellen E.
  • "I wasn't able to use my hand the way I should. After working with Dr. Sneller and the physical therapy team, I can use my hand again."
    Ivy I.
  • "After an accident at work I didn't think I'd ever get relief from my aching shoulder. But, the doctors at Multicare gave me adjustments and physical therapy and now I feel normal again."
    Cliff C.
  • "I now can go a full week without pain and headaches."
    Luke W.
  • "I leave here feeling confident that I have the resources to manage my pain and live normally, and that's priceless."
    Alycen V.