When Should I Seek Medical Care For a Work Injury?

Don’t ignore work-related injuries. Get the care you need, fast. 

Have you recently been injured on the job? Workplace injuries are incredibly common, and there has been a rise in the number of workplace injuries that have occurred in Delaware over the past year. It’s important that you don’t ignore work injuries, even ones that may seem more minor. Our Newark, DE, chiropractor Dr. Matthew DeFroda and the team at reNu Medical & Injury Center can help lead you on the path to recovery.

What is a chiropractor? 

Our Newark, DE, chiropractor Dr. DeFroda is a medical professional that focuses on improving and maintaining optimal spinal and musculoskeletal health through physical manipulations that help alleviate pressure from certain areas of and around the spine to promote faster healing. This can be a great option for patients dealing with a wide range of work injuries.

When should you seek chiropractic care for a work injury? 

This is one of the most common questions we get and it’s important that you don’t ignore even the most minor injuries. There are many reasons to turn to our Newark, DE, chiropractor, and work injuries are just one of them. Turn to us if a work accident or fall has left you dealing with,

  • Back or neck pain
  • Headaches
  • Muscle strains and sprains
  • Limited mobility or range of motion
  • Carpel tunnel syndrome
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Bursitis

From falling object injuries to repetitive movement injuries, there is a range of work-related injuries that our chiropractic team here at reNu Medical & Injury Center can help you get under control. It’s important that you submit your workers’ compensation claim right away, as there is often a limited amount of time in which you can file a claim after your workplace injury. We want to get you the care and treatment you deserve as quickly as possible, so file your claim if you haven’t already done so. The team at reNu Medical & Injury Center can help you get started.

Can I claim a work-from-home injury? 

Most people are working from home these days, but this doesn’t mean that work-related injuries can’t still happen. Many don’t realize that workers’ compensation can cover work-related injuries that occur outside the traditional office setting. If you’ve been injured on the job, even while working from home, you can turn to our Newark, DE, chiropractor to treat your work injuries and you can still get workers’ compensation.

If you have questions about chiropractic care and how it could help you, our Newark, DE, chiropractor Dr. DeFroda and the friendly, helpful staff at reNu Medical & Injury Center are here to answer your questions or to schedule your next visit. Dealing with a work injury? Call us today at (302) 368-0124.

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