Doctor Mones is an Osteopathic Physician and has received special training that makes him an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of sprains, strains and other injuries that frequently occur when patients are involved in a motor vehicle, bicycle, slip and fall or other type of accident.
Miami Urgent Care Clinic's Doctors use several modalities to improve symptoms that result from motor vehicle accidents. Osteopathic manipulation is a specialized treatment that only Osteopathic physicians are licensed to administer. Using Osteopathic manipulation the body is placed in correct mechanical alignment to alleviate pain, restore function and improve your symptoms.
Other treatment modalities used at Miami Urgent Care Clinic include Physical Therapy, Massage Therapy and pain medication when needed.
The most common injuries that result from car accidents include Whiplash injuries which causes damage to the spine, ligaments, discs and muscles of the neck. The effects of this type of injury can be acute and resolve quickly or can become chronic and lifelong. Approximately 10% of these injuries may cause long term symptoms. Whiplash injury often responds to Osteopathic therapy administered at Miami Urgent Care™.
Head Injuries and Concussions are frequently caused by car accidents. A concussion injury occurs when the brain is bruised by striking the cranium or skull bones. This type of injury causes headaches, vomiting, dizziness and problems remembering or concentrating.