Motor Vehicle Accidents

Motor Vehicle Accidents

The aftermath of most motor vehicle accidents is often characterized by physical and psychological distress. If you find yourself in such unfortunate circumstances, it’s important to remember that you don’t have to navigate the healing journey by yourself. At Ottawa Health: Performance and Rehabilitation, we’re well-versed and experienced in providing personalized care and support for individuals who have undergone motor vehicle accidents.

According to Ontario’s Minor Injury Guideline, you may be entitled to special funding through your insurance company to access treatment and rehabilitation after a motor vehicle accident. 

Dr. Carlan Stants is our Director of Assessments and has extensive expertise across various specialties of care. He’s among the few chiropractic specialists in Ontario that provide detailed assessments for complex cases and litigation. Dr. Stants works together with other specialists including our chiropractors at Ottawa Health to help you acquire the funding you need to receive the care you deserve.

Common Motor Vehicle Accident Injuries

Whether minor or severe, motor vehicle accidents in Ottawa, ON, can leave quite an unfortunate mark. Some common injuries that result from motor vehicle accidents include concussions, whiplash, nerve damage, muscular and tendon tears, fractures and even disability.

Soon after a motor vehicle accident, it is recommended that you get assessed by a healthcare professional. Motor vehicle accidents often create long-lasting injuries which may require immediate rehabilitation. Too often we see accidents weaken tissues and create opportunities for future injuries. Prevention is key when trying to avoid chronic pain and/or disability. At Ottawa Health, our therapists can identify the injuries from a motor vehicle accident and teach you the tools for a quick and healthy recovery!

How We Can Help

We can help you to access the special funds you need to complete your treatment and rehabilitation. We’re also well-versed in various safe and non-invasive therapies, including chiropractic adjustments, massage therapy, physiotherapy and naturopathic medicine. We tailor our interventions to suit the unique needs of our patients, so whether you’ve suffered minor or severe injuries, you can be sure you’ll get the care you need in a collaborative and team approach for your recovery.

Have you sustained injuries in a recent motor vehicle accident? Get in touch with Ottawa Health: Performance and Rehabilitation to get information and support regarding how to navigate the next few months. The sooner you get assessed and treated, the faster you can return to living a normal and productive life. Contact us today!


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We also provide physiotherapy, chiropractic treatment, Sports therapy & injuries prevention and rehabilitation services to residents of the following locations in Ottawa, ON