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Work Injury

Injury Care from Our Manhattan Chiropractor

At Nichols Chiropractic, our Manhattan chiropractor is able to diagnose, treat, and help manage any number of injuries. Unfortunately, many of the injuries we tend to see here in our office are workplace-related. If you've recently been injured at work and are looking for a chiropractic team you can trust with your treatment and rehabilitation, you've come to the right place.

We utilize only the most innovative technology and treatments to provide you with the highest standard of care, and our team is committed to helping you recover and be on your way to improved health and wellness following any workplace injury.

man has back pain from a work injury

Common Workplace Injuries

There are a number of injuries that can occur in the workplace, though the risk for some injuries can be higher for those in certain industries. Unfortunately, even those who work rather sedentary jobs can become injured at work, as slip-and-fall accidents are among the most common we see in our office. When these incidents occur, damage to the lumbar (lower) spine is relatively common at the point of impact.

This can lead to problems including severe lower back pain, sciatica, and stiffness. In some cases, a herniated or slipped disc may also result from a slip-and-fall accident. This injury occurs when one or more of the fluid-filled discs between the vertebrae become dislodged upon impact. This can be a very painful injury, causing severe and localized pain in the back or neck.

Sometimes, workplace injuries can also be chronic, meaning they occur more gradually over time rather than at once. These types of injuries are most common in those who work in jobs that require heavy lifting. Over time, excess strain on the back can lead to injuries such as herniated discs or even poor spinal alignment. 

How Our Chiropractic Team Can Help

Regardless of the specific workplace injury, you may have suffered, the good news is that our chiropractic team can likely help. We'll begin with a thorough assessment in our office, which will allow us to reach an official diagnosis. From there, we can work on developing a customized treatment plan to suit your needs and lifestyle. 

We offer a wide range of treatments for common workplace injuries in our office. One of the most common we provide is that of the spinal adjustment, which is ideal for correcting imbalances and poor alignment in the spine to relieve back pain, stiffness, and other symptoms. We also offer cold laser therapy for more immediate relief from pain, as well as spinal decompression for the treatment of herniated or bulging discs and other workplace injuries.

Schedule an Appointment with Our Manhattan Chiropractor Today

If you've suffered a workplace injury, we encourage you to schedule an appointment with our Manhattan chiropractor as soon as possible. You can reach Nichols Chiropractic today by simply giving our office a call at 785-537-2211; we look forward to helping you get on the path to pain relief.

Contact us to find out more information or to schedule an appointment.

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Reviews From our Satisfied Patients

  • "Without the headaches and back aches dragging me down, I've been able to get more accomplished and to feel better at the end of the day than I have in literally years. That is miracle number three. I have found a precious jewel in Nichols Chiropractic. I tell all my friends about them, and I intend to be a loyal patient for a very long time. I thank the Lord for sending me in this direction."
    T.S Manhattan, KS
  • "I went through three months of adjustments and traction that began in January of 2006. I am now pain free 95% of the time, and have Chiropractic treatments nearly once a month to ensure I stay that way. My admiration, gratitude and thankfulness to Dr. Nichols and his staff will be never ending."
    G.W Manhattan, KS
  • "I experienced a 95% improvement in my low back pain after the first adjustment. I would recommend Nichols Chiropractic to anyone looking for low back pain relief."
    M.O. Manhattan- Manhattan, KS

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