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What Kind of Doctor Treats Sciatica

Sciatica | Feb 11, 2021

What Kind of Doctor Treats Sciatica?

If you’ve ever had lower back pain that affected the lower half of your body then you might know the feeling of sciatica. Sciatica is actually a term used to describe a specific type of pain when your sciatic nerve is pinched, compressed, or otherwise injured. Your sciatic nerve is located in your lower back […]

What to Do About Stomach Pain and Diarrhea After an Accident

Car Accident Injuries | Feb 4, 2021

What to Do About Stomach Pain and Diarrhea After an Accident?

After a car accident, you are probably on the lookout for a number of common injuries like broken bones, whiplash, or concussions. These can all be serious conditions that warrant attention, but focusing too heavily on them may cause you to miss other unexpected reactions your body has to trauma. It may even be days […]

5 Fun Facts About Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic, Chriopractors | Jan 30, 2021

5 Fun Facts About Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is more popular than ever, with almost a million people undergoing a spinal adjustment each day. While you may see it called a fad or a trend, chiropractic care dates back to 1895 when Daniel David Palmer performed the first adjustment. That adjustment restored the hearing of a partially deaf janitor who had […]

Is It Normal to Have a Headache After a Car Accident

Car Accident Injuries, Headaches | Jan 29, 2021

Is It Normal to Have a Headache After a Car Accident?

Do you have a headache that just won’t seem to go away? Or a headache that seems to be getting worse as the days go by? If you’ve been in a car accident recently and are experiencing headaches like these then you may want to see a car accident doctor in Tucker to get checked […]

What Doctor to See after a Car Accident

Car Accident Injuries | Dec 22, 2020

What Doctor to See after a Car Accident

When it comes to car accident injuries, it’s important to get the treatment that will help you to fully recover. Car accident injuries can be tricky and symptoms can last for days and even weeks after the event. You want to find a doctor who you will feel comfortable with from diagnosis through treatment and […]

Is a Chiropractor Considered a Doctor

Chiropractic | Dec 15, 2020

Is a Chiropractor Considered a Doctor?

Injuries to your neck and back can be scary and stressful because of how much they affect the rest of your body. When you’ve been in a car accident and are experiencing serious pain and discomfort, you want to make sure you are getting treatment for whiplash from a doctor you can trust. You might […]

How Long Should I Go to Physical Therapy After a Car Accident

After an accident | Nov 29, 2020

How Long Should I Go to Physical Therapy After a Car Accident?

Most of the advice you see will tell you that it’s important to seek medical care as soon as possible following a car accident, which is the right thing to do. But how long will you have to continue seeking care? Where we are used to some car accident injuries being treated quickly, with medications […]

How to Find a Doctor After a Car Accident

After an accident | Nov 26, 2020

How to Find a Doctor After a Car Accident

The quality of your medical care is always important, and you may have spent years curating the right team of doctors for you and your needs. But when you’ve been in a car accident and are looking for a specialist, it can feel like you’re starting from scratch, and with a timeline. It can be […]

What Happens if a Herniated Disc Goes Untreated

Neck Pain, Spine Care | Oct 12, 2020

What Happens if a Herniated Disc Goes Untreated?

Many people think of herniated discs as an uncomfortable but common part of aging. While being over 35 is a common risk factor for herniated discs, you can also be at risk if you are overweight or have poor posture, or even if you participate in professional sports. It can be easy to ignore the […]

Is It Normal to Feel Worse After Seeing a Chiropractor

Chriopractors | Oct 5, 2020

Is It Normal to Feel Worse After Seeing a Chiropractor?

Going to the chiropractor should ultimately be something you look forward to because of how it helps relieve your pain and help you feel healthier. When meeting with a Tucker chiropractor for the first time, you may have certain expectations and even misconceptions about what happens. While the goal of chiropractic treatment is experiencing healing […]

How to Pick a Good Chiropractor

Chriopractors | Sep 10, 2020

How to Pick a Good Chiropractor

Whether you are interested in seeing a chiropractor for the first time or moved to a new area and hope to find a chiropractor as great as your previous one, there are a few key qualities to consider when searching for a Tucker chiropractor. A quick search online can sometimes produce an overwhelming amount of […]

How Long Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident

Car Accident Injuries, Chriopractors | Sep 3, 2020

How Long Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident

There are some auto accident injuries that require more than one trip to the doctor before you are feeling all better. In fact, many injuries sustained in a car accident can cause significant pain and discomfort that will affect your daily lifestyle, especially if left untreated. When looking for a car accident doctor in Tucker, […]

How to Treat Whiplash

Whiplash | Aug 8, 2020

How to Treat Whiplash

If you have been injured in a car accident, then you may be concerned about possible car accident injuries. A common rule of thumb is that if your car experienced any damage in the accident then your body likely has too. Whiplash is one common car accident injury that can show symptoms right away or […]

How Long Does Whiplash Last

Whiplash | Jul 29, 2020

How Long Does Whiplash Last?

While car accidents can have devastating results, the most common injury sustained in an accident is a soft tissue injury known as whiplash. Whiplash happens most often in rear-end collisions, but can be present after any high-impact accident. For many people, whiplash is not apparent in the immediate aftermath, but symptoms begin to appear hours, […]

What to Expect (Physically) After a Car Accident

Accidents | Jul 20, 2020

What to Expect (Physically) After a Car Accident

Even a mild car accident can cause trauma – both mental and physical – for some time after the incident occurs. As hours or days begin to pass some of your immediate worries may disappear, and you may start to notice more physical symptoms that you originally did. While you should always visit a Tucker […]

4 Most Common Car Accident Injuries

Car Accident Injuries | Jul 13, 2020

4 Most Common Car Accident Injuries

Nobody wants to be in a car accident- they can be expensive, time-consuming, and most importantly, dangerous. After a crash, some injuries will be apparent and result in immediate attention, but some are more subtle and may not show symptoms for hours or even days. Even if you don’t have any obvious injuries, it is […]

Uncategorized | Mar 20, 2020

Covid 19 Update

Injury Treatment at AICA During Outbreak To Our Valued Patients, As you know, we deeply care about the wellbeing and safety of each of our patients, and that sentiment continues as we navigate this new virus. AICA Orthopedics will continue to serve car accident and personal injury victims during this time. To help alleviate the […]

Conditions, General Chiropractic | Oct 18, 2017

Avoid Chronic Shoulder Pain With Help From Our Chiropractors

The shoulder is the most active joint in the entire body and thus, is exposed to significant stress on a daily basis. Constant use and potential injuries can eventually lead to a series of shoulder problems that range from recurring pain to loss of mobility.

Car Accident Injuries, Whiplash | Oct 11, 2017

Low-Speed Car Accidents Can Still Cause Whiplash Injury

More than half of all Whiplash Injuries are caused by low-speed car accidents. Most patients who experience minor fender benders walk away from their experiences without noticing any pain. Because of this, they will continue with their routine until suddenly, they find themselves suffering from stiffness, recurring headaches, and other symptoms.

Back Pain | Oct 4, 2017

Prevent Spinal Degeneration With Chiropractic Care

More than 65 million Americans experience lower back pain each year. And, each person will eventually sustain back pain during their life due to the demands of today’s work environment.  More occupations now require employees to sit for long periods, while the physical nature of traditional labor still leaves workers vulnerable to back injuries.