Car Accident Injury Chiropractor

Car accidents can cause long lasting injury that can remain hidden weeks after the time of the accident. Even low impact auto accidents, or minor collisions, can cause major injury and potentially long-term pain that is often left untreated.  Medical studies show that accidents that don’t cause damage to your car can still injure you and your passengers.  It is important that everyone, including infants and toddlers, have a check-up after a car accident.

Significant injury to muscles, tendons or ligaments is common. Doctors and emergency room staff are not trained to diagnose this soft tissue damage.  These injuries are then left untreated and get worse, leading to pain that affects your everyday life.

These injuries may not be felt right away, but in time, you may feel:

  • back, neck and/or headaches.
  • muscle and joint stiffness.
  • the ability to move easily without pain.
  • the ability to move for extended periods of time.

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A Different Kind of Care

Traditional doctors prescribe pills that can mask the pain or even cause addiction.  As chiropractic specialists, we treat the soft tissue damage directly. Our treatment plans cover everything from spinal rehabilitation to massage therapy.

Insurance Covers It

Your care is covered here. It doesn’t matter who is responsible for the accident. It is the responsibility of the insurance company to pay for any medical care you need as a result of the accident. Car insurance (also called Personal Injury Protection or PIP) will cover the cost of medical treatment for you and your passengers, even if you’ve had injuries in the past.


Find Out More

Schedule a consult or visit our NE Portland clinic for same-day appointments. We’ll walk you through the process of insurance claims, documentation, injury and medical speak.

Download our Auto Accident Intake Form.

Call our Portland chiropractic clinic at 503-255-5522 to schedule your appointment today.

Learn more about the medical science behind chiropractic treatments.

Read a true story of car accident injury and chiropractic care. When Dr. Joseph’s wife was injured in an accident, he found out first hand how an injury can change your life in an instant.

We are doctors who understand that having pain is no way to live.

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We treat traumatic injuries and many conditions that cause pain.

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What our patients say about us.

Being involved in a auto accident with my one year old daughter has to be the scariest thing that has ever happened to me! I’m so thankful I made the call to Graffeo Chiropractic Clinic! I live a busy life and the staff here managed to work with me far better than I could have hoped! From exercise, to adjustments, to massage, I’ve felt absolutely confident that I’ve been in the best of hands during my healing process. I can honestly recommend them to my dearest friends and family. Thank you Graffeo Chiropractic Clinic for the tools I needed to get back on track!

S.T. 08-04-14

I am doing so much better after going through the treatment program. I am really thankful to the doctors for helping me to recover from my accident. The pain used to be really intense, but thanks to treatment, I can do everything that I did before the accident. I encourage and recommend everyone to come to this clinic because it will make a positive impression and impact on their life as know it did on mine! Thank you so much for caring and sharing so many stories!

A.C. 05-11-12

I can not thank you all enough for all the changes you have done for me. It is obvious that everyone here at Graffeo Chiropractic Clinic cares about each individual patient. My physical health has greatly improved since coming here. I also have a better understanding of how to take care of my back and my health. Thank you for all that you are and all that you’ve done!

S.J. 06-27-14

Every time I come to Graffeo Clinic, the staff is so upbeat and helpful. It’s always a wonderful experience! Thank you!

D.P. 04-01-12

When I first came into Graffeo Chiropractic Clinic I had severe chronic pain. I felt better rapidly, which was a relief, because I was able to get back to work. I felt confident about going back to work and not getting hurt because I was under competent care and guidance. I am thankful to everyone at Graffeo Chiropractic Clinic for seeing me through my recovery. I definitely feel so much better now.

J.S. 10-15-11

When I first came here I had a lot of neck pain, mid-back pain and migraine headaches. Once I started coming to Graffeo Chiropractic Clinic I knew I was going to get better and I did! Now I’m all good! I don’t have any pain. I’d like to thank all the doctors for making me laugh when I didn’t feel good and helping me when I was hurt. I’d also like to thank Dr. Graffeo for helping my family and I. Thank you to everyone who supported me!

Mia T. (Age 11) 04-22-08