Urgent Chiropractic Care

Harmonious Living Chiropractic: Fitness & Wellness Center, LLC® offers urgent chiropractic care. To goal of urgent chiropractic care is to get treatment for your injuries sooner rather than later. 

 

What is a condition(s) that is considered urgent for chiropractic care?

A condition that is considered urgent for chiropractic care if it requires immediate attention, but is not life-threatening. In the case of chiropractic care, the following are examples of conditions that may be considered urgent chiropractic care:

  • Hours after a muscle or joint injury (such as a work injury, motor vehicle collision, or sports injury) that visibly impairs the person’s ability to move, walk, or stand.
    • For example, the person is able to walk or stand without assistance and/or may be able to continue to go to work/school after the initial injury occurs
  • Inability to walk, stand or sit for more than 30 minutes without localized pain – even after taking prescribed and/or over-the-counter medication

 

For life-threatening emergencies, call 9-1-1 or go to your local Hospital ER

Example of a life-threatening emergency includes, but are not limited to:

  • Signs of a heart attack, including severe chest pain or shortness of breath
  • Signs of a stroke, including numbness or weakness on one side of your face, body or slurred speech
  • Severe head injuries
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Coughing or vomiting blood
  • Series burns
  • Deep cuts or bleeding that won’t stop
  • Sudden blurred vision or difficulty seeing
  • Sudden slurred speech or difficulty understanding
  • Seizures
  • High fever
  • Poisoning
  • Pregnancy-related health problems or childbirth
  • Any other life-threatening injuries