Auto accidents, work-related accidents and slip-and fall accidents are common and usually result in lost productivity, pain, and injury, and in some cases, can result in future problems and pain. Even whether you think you are fine or you know you have injuries, you should always seek medical, qualified care after any type of accident. Delaying an examination or treatment could cause your injury whether hidden or known to worsen.
Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center is dedicated to helping you heal so you can return to your life a lot faster. Our team of physicians specialize in the treatment of patients that have suffered from accident-related injuries including back pain, whiplash, head injuries, and more.
For the convenience of our patients, we provide a range of services including check-ups with a doctor, physical therapy, chiropractic care, and imaging at one location, which means you won’t be needing to travel from one treatment center to the next to start recovering.
What Are Some of the Different Types of Treatments Available at Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center?
We pride ourselves on offering a diverse range of specialized treatments to address various injuries. We understand that no two injuries are alike, and thus, our approach to treatment is as unique as you are. Our center employs a comprehensive array of treatments, including physical therapy, chiropractic care, pain management, surgical interventions, and medication management.
Each treatment modality is carefully tailored to cater to specific needs, ensuring a personalized and effective path to recovery. At Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center, we are dedicated to utilizing the latest advancements and techniques to optimize healing and restore your quality of life.
The opioid crisis may have negatively impacted how people reduce their pain, yet responsible medication management that’s closely observed and monitored can provide immense benefits to certain patients. Our team of healthcare providers sometimes recommend:
- Over-the-Counter Supplements and Medications
- Intrathecal Pumps
- Ethical and Responsible Pain Medicine Management
Injection Based Therapy (Minimally Invasive)
- Lumbar Sympathetic Block
- Cervical or Lumbar Injections
- Trigger point Injections
- Intercostal or Interscalene Blocks
- Sacroiliac Joint Injections
- Epidural Steroid Injections
Massage therapy is often a very effective outlet to reduce muscle stress, tension and pain, especially when used in combination with other protocols. When appropriate, Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center will recommend massage therapy as a treatment for patients.
When surgery is the only option left for a patient, we have a network of expert orthopedic surgeons that we can refer the patient to.
Chiropractic care is designed to help improve and rehabilitate joint mobility by exercising and manipulating them. Many concussion and whiplash victims often experience reduction in their pain from this type of therapy. This is why a Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center physician might refer their patient to a trusted chiropractic partner in our area.
What Conditions Do We Treat at Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center?
We specialize in addressing a wide spectrum of conditions stemming from injuries. At our center, we focus on providing comprehensive care for various injuries, ranging from those resulting from accidents, sports-related incidents, workplace mishaps, to chronic conditions impacting daily life.
Our dedicated team of healthcare professionals is equipped to diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate an array of injuries, including but not limited to sprains, strains, fractures, soft tissue injuries, and pain management. With a patient-centric approach and a commitment to excellence, we aim to facilitate your recovery, restore functionality, and enhance your overall well-being. Your journey to recovery begins here, at Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center.
We are at the forefront when it comes to conservative treatments for lower, upper, and middle back pain and we thoroughly examines the conditions and symptoms of our patient’s. We also extensively review the medical history of our patients before deciding on the next steps to take. Some of the treatments we recommend include ethical medication management, injection-based therapy, minimally-invasive procedures, or physical therapy.
Neck pain usually travels from the area of the neck towards either the upper back or shoulders. It also usually causes headaches. Neck pain is also linked to muscle spasms or tightness. If you have suffered a injury to your neck area, you may also experience:
- Numbness or Pins and Needles
- Problems Concentrating
- Changes to your Hearing or Vision
- Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing)
It is recommended to book a consultation with our center if you are experiencing one or more of the above-mentioned symptoms.
Sudden pain in your left shoulder can indicate the signs of a stroke or heart attack. Call 911 if you experience crushing pain or sudden pressure in your left shoulder, especially when the pain travels from your chest into you left arm, jaw or your neck, or happens with sweating, dizziness, or shortness of breath.
Visit our injury treatment center or an ER if you were in an accident and you are experiencing extreme shoulder pain. You should also schedule an appointment when you have:
- Shoulder pain accompanied by redness, swelling, or fever
- Your skin turns a blue or red color around the area of your shoulder
- Difficulty moving your shoulder
- Pain that has persisted for 2 weeks or more
If you have experienced unusual pain in your hip for more than 3 to 4 days, it is recommended to see a qualified physician. The team of experts at Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center will formulate the right plan to treat the condition and manage your hip pain.
Immediate medical attention also becomes necessary when your pain is combined with one of more of these symptoms:
These symptoms may be an indication of a more serious condition such as septic arthritis. If left untreated, this condition can result in osteoarthritis or deformed joints.
Anyone that has sciatica will be mainly concerned with reducing the pain or correcting the problem to ensure the pain does not return. Fortunately for you, our team at Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center are experienced in addressing these concerns.
Our trained and certified physicians use adjustments and treatments that are aimed at correcting alignment issues and exercises and stretches to assist with maintaining the correct alignment. Muscle spams can also decrease in severity and quantity, providing long-term relief. Braces and other medical interventions are also made available for cases that are more complex.
At Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center we only use innovative treatments that are all minimally-invasive. Our team of experts have the skills and training to deliver successful results for anyone suffering from various joint pains such as back pain, shoulder pain, foot and ankle pain, knee pain, or shoulder pain.
Most patients experience the results they desire when the combine a neuropathy treatment protocol with physical therapy programs. Our doctors work with both qualified , experienced physical therapists and primary care doctors to make sure each patient benefits from a comprehensive and thorough treatment plan.
When pain relievers, physical therapy, and rest doesn’t ease your pain, your physician may recommend injecting a steroid medication into a space that surrounds the spinal nerve. This treatment is known as an Epidural Injection. Steroids help to decrease the swelling which can ease pain and increase mobility from a spinal disc injury.
Migraines are very painful and powerful headaches that may also result in dizziness, nausea, and sensitivity to sound and light. Lasting anything from a couple of hours to days, the impact of pain caused from a migraine can impact your life in many ways, and can lead to:
- Increased stress
- Poor sleep quality or loss of sleep
- Inability to socialize or work
- Anxiety and depression
The team of professional Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center physicians can formulate the ideal treatment plan to help you on your road to recovery.
- Disturbances in your vision (blurry vision or “seeing stars”)
- A brief period of memory loss
- Confusion, or delays in answering questions directly after the injury to your head.
If your physician recommends a scan, a concussion is diagnosed when your scan is normal, which means there is no swelling or bleeding on the brain.
Whiplash injuries are commonly linked to dizziness, concussions, jaw pain, headaches, and vertigo. Our team of therapists are trained specifically to manage these specific issues and to help you recover from your injury. Total recovery will require an informed and proactive approach and you will receive this at Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center.
Muscle injuries, like muscle sprains and strains, generally involve muscle fibers that tear and can vary when it comes to the healing time depending on the severity of the injury. If you have experienced a muscle injury allow the professional physical therapists at our treatment center to help you by determining the extent of you injury and to help you return to your daily activities by recommending a rehabilitation program.
Varicose and spider vein treatments are often regarded as a “cosmetic concern”, but in some cases they are caused by underlying medical conditions when the vein or veins are no longer functioning optimally. This can lead to medical complications when left untreated. Book your consultation today if you are suffering from varicose or spider veins.
Most Common Causes of Injuries Requiring Treatment
Due to our medical offerings and extensive services, we are experts in providing treatment for injuries relating to the following accidents:
- Car Accidents
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Pedestrian Accidents
- Bicycle Accidents
- Rideshare Accidents
- Workplace Accidents
Why Choose Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center?
We understand that selecting the right place for your injury treatment is a significant decision. What sets us apart is our unwavering dedication to personalized, comprehensive care tailored to your unique needs. Choosing us means choosing a team of experts committed to your recovery, utilizing cutting-edge technology and evidence-based approaches.
We prioritize your well-being, offering not just treatment, but a supportive environment to guide you through every step of your healing journey. At Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center, your health, comfort, and successful recovery are at the heart of everything we do.
Advanced Treatment Options
We are a comprehensive pain management center that treats patients with any type of pain ranging from severe to chronic pain. We only use the most-advanced and latest surgery-free treatments and techniques.
Largest Injury Treatment Provider in Chicago
Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center is currently among the largest centers for pain in Chicago. We are also well-known for our personalized holistic approach when it comes to treating our patients.
Personalized Injury Treatment Plans
Each patient that we treat is unique, which is why we make sure each person is provided with a tailor-made treatment plan.
When a person is experiencing pain, it becomes difficult to go from one clinic to the next to visit different specialists. This is why Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center is designed and prepared to provide various therapies and treatments for all types of conditions and injuries to match the exact requirements of each patient.
Call the Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center Today to Discuss Your Injuries
Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center stands as a beacon of hope and healing for individuals impacted by injuries. Our unwavering commitment to providing personalized, comprehensive care sets us apart, ensuring that every patient receives the attention and treatment they deserve.
With a dedicated team of skilled professionals, state-of-the-art facilities, and a patient-centric approach, we strive to empower individuals on their path to recovery. Whether it’s navigating the aftermath of an accident, managing chronic pain, or rehabilitating from an injury, we are here, putting our expertise and compassion to work, fostering a future where health and wellness prevail.
At Des Plaines Injury Treatment Center, your well-being is our priority, and we are honored to be part of your healing journey. Call our office today at (773) 482-5800 to schedule an appointment with our 2 times board certified MD pain specialists.