Work Injury Chiropractor in Santa Cruz, CA Helps Patients Recover from Work Injuries without Drugs or Surgery
Work Injury Chiropractor in Santa Cruz, CA: Dr. Ken Cassorla offers comprehensive care for diagnosing and treating work injuries at his practice. He will utilize treatment and recovery plans tailored to each individual in order to recover quickly and allow them to return to their regular, day-to-day activities.
How Workers’ Compensation Care Works at Ken Cassorla Chiropractic
Worker’s compensation is a form of insurance that may cover medical expenses and lost wages for employees who are injured while at work. If a patient becomes injured while on the job, they should seek care from Dr. Cassorla immediately. Locating the source of the work injury right away could mean the difference between fixing an issue and living with it long term.
Treatments for Workers’ Compensation Injuries
Chiropractic Care: Regular spinal manipulative therapy with Dr. Cassorla provides effective pain relief for a variety of conditions. He provides patients with a non-surgical alternative to healing pain and injury. Various techniques are used in order to remove pressure from spinal nerves caused by vertebrae misalignment.
Sports Medicine: Dr. Ken Cassorla uses sports medicine to focus on improving athletic performance. It plays an important role in taking precautionary measures to prevent injuries from happening in the future. Whether the patient is a professional athlete, competing at the high school or collegiate level or taking part in recreational sports, the human body is susceptible to the same kinds of aches and pains. Dr. Cassorla will work to prevent these aches and pains from occurring and create plans to mend those who already experience any injuries.
Physiotherapy & Rehabilitative Exercise: Physiotherapy is a non-invasive therapy that addresses problems in the discs, joints, nerves, tendons, muscles, tendons, and ligaments in addition to working with sports injuries that cause pain, weakness and stiffness. The objective is for the patient to regain pre-injury levels in all aspects of their physical fitness and to prevent any future injuries from taking shape.
Kinesio® Taping: Kinesio® tape is a high quality elastic athletic tape that is designed to stay in place during strenuous exercise without irritating the skin. Kinesio® tape works with your body as you perform daily activities or sports regiments. This is because the elasticity in the tape follows the same level of elasticity found in your skin and muscles. Kinesio® taping works to promote healing and improve sports performance.
Handling Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Dr. Cassorla accepts workers’ compensation insurance. Call us to learn about your coverage options and to schedule an appointment.