Workplace injuries are any occupational injury or illness that is caused by factors in your workplace, including the specific tasks you are paid to perform. Injuries may occur in people who work in many different types of workplaces, including factories, construction sites, offices, retail stores, and warehouses. Some workplace injuries may be caused by repetitive movements while other injuries may be caused by traumatic accidents. General causes of workplace injuries include:
Improper lifting technique and repetitive strain injuries are among the most common causes of workplace injuries, particularly in those individuals who work in industrial environments and offices, respectively. These workplace injuries usually involve some degree of joint and soft tissue damage, and they may respond to chiropractic care. Specific workplace injuries that are well-suited to chiropractic care include:
Chiropractors Seth Hosmer and Phil DeVasto are knowledgeable about workplace injuries and the treatment measures that best resolve these health complaints. They have successfully treated many people in the Portland community who have sustained workplace injuries, and he is aware of how significantly these injuries can lower your quality of life and impair your ability to perform your usual work and recreational activities.
Workplace injury chiropractor services involve several distinct phases of care that help eliminate or reduce your pain and other symptoms and treat the underlying cause of your condition. As workplace injury chiropractors, the doctors can provide you with beneficial strategies to help you avoid future injuries. They are experts in rehabilitative therapy for occupational accidents and can create an individualized treatment and recovery plan to help you return to work pain-free. Schedule an appointment with Hosmer Chiropractic Health today to have your workplace injury properly assessed and treated.
Worker’s compensation usually fully covers your chiropractic care if you experience an accident while on the job. Visit Hosmer Chiropractic Health’s Working with Insurance page for more information about worker’s compensation claims.
Patient’s with many types of injuries, including workplace injuries, have benefited from Hosmer Chiropractic's treatment approach, which involves a careful assessment of your condition and the employment of a comprehensive treatment plan to address all facets of your health complaint. Here is a testimonial from just one of many satisfied patients:
"Dr Seth Hosmer is superbly gifted at his trade and quite simply a godsend. Almost 2 months of constant neck pain—unresponsive to a plethora of other treatment approaches — diminished by 50 percent in a single session, and the magic continues. Reassuring, perceptive, gentle, and professional in every way. Highly recommended. I wouldn't go anywhere else."