According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the Highway Loss Data Institute, motorcyclists are 27 times more likely to be injured when involved in a motor vehicle accident – and those wearing a helmet are 37% more likely to survive a crash than those without one. Additionally, the National Highway Traffic Safety Board says that per vehicle mile traveled, motorcyclists‘ risk of a fatal crash is 35 times greater than a passenger car.
Knowing these daunting statistics and the penchant for Wisconsin and Northern Illinois residents to ride motorcycles less than six months of the year, Pain Rehabilitation Associates has dedicated physicians and providers to treat a myriad of injuries. These include:
- Mild traumatic brain or head injury (concussion)
- Whiplash and other neck pain
- Spinal Injury and back pain
- Road rash
- Muscular stiffness
- Referred pain
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident is a traumatic experience no matter the degree or severity of accident. Not only does it cause financial issues and stress, but motorcycle accidents can cause serious and often complex physical injuries.
Though you may not experience the pain from an injury immediately after a motorcycle accident, it does not mean that you were not injured; you should always seek medical attention after a motor vehicle accident.
Many people experience pain and limited mobility in the days or weeks that follow the accident. Our providers at Pain Rehabilitation Associates will take a personalized approach to help you improve physical functioning and mobility, strengthen your body, decrease pain, and improve your quality of life after your traumatic experience. During your initial evaluation, one of our providers will examine you thoroughly to locate the sources of your pain and injuries in order to create a personalized recovery plan that would optimize recovery of your specific needs and treat your injuries. We will manage your injuries to ensure that you are getting the right care for you and your healing process.
Pain from a motorcycle accidents can be persistent and relentless and often requires aggressive and careful, attentive rehabilitation. Our providers at Pain Rehabilitation Associates will help facilitate your recovery and get you back to living your life.
If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, call us today at 888-YBN-PAIN to schedule your appointment. It is our goal at Pain Rehabilitation Associates that you get the right care the first time.