Personal Injury

Pain Management located in San Antonio and Live Oak, TX
Personal Injury

Personal Injury services offered in San Antonio and Live Oak, TX

If you’ve experienced an injury due to the fault of another person, see a specialist at Spine & Pain Center of San Antonio in San Antonio and Live Oak, Texas. The experienced pain management specialists diagnose and treat personal injuries to maximize recovery and document care. Call the nearest office to schedule an appointment, or use the online booking feature today.

Personal Injury Q&A

What is a personal injury?

A personal injury is a condition you sustain due to another person’s negligence or ill will. You might get injured due to someone hitting you with their car, harming you while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, hurting you due to negligence, or hurting you intentionally. After sustaining a personal injury, you may be entitled to reimbursement after a lawsuit.

Spine & Pain Center of San Antonio specialists complete the documentation needed to file a personal injury claim.

The practice accepts personal injury and motor vehicle accident cases with a letter of protection. 

What are the symptoms of a personal injury?

Common symptoms of a personal injury include:

  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Stiffness
  • Redness
  • Bruising
  • Reduced range of motion
  • Diminished mobility
  • Headaches
  • Numbness
  • Tingling
  • Dizziness
  • Balance problems

Personal injuries can include fractures, strains, sprains, open wounds, neck or back injuries, joint damage, and head injuries. 

You might also experience emotional trauma after sustaining a personal injury.

How does my provider diagnose a personal injury?

To determine which personal injury you may have, a Spine & Pain Center of San Antonio provider discusses your medical history, injury history, symptoms, medications, and more. They check your vital signs, weigh you, and complete a physical exam to look for visible injuries.

You might also need blood tests, nerve testing, X-rays, an MRI, a CT scan, discography, or another imaging procedure to determine the extent of your injury and how to best treat it.

What are my personal injury treatment options?

Spine & Pain Center of San Antonio offers numerous treatments for personal injuries to reduce pain and optimize healing. Examples include:

  • Ankle, knee, hip, and other joint injections
  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Facet joint injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Sacroiliac joint injections
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Lysis of adhesions 
  • Trigger point injections
  • Trochanteric bursa injections
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Medication management
  • Acupuncture
  • Chiropractic adjustments
  • Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections
  • Stem cell injections 
  • Spinal decompression 
  • Electrical nerve stimulation 
  • Intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET)
  • Botox® injections 
  • Active release techniques
  • Biofeedback
  • Spinal cord stimulation 

Your pain specialist tailors each treatment to your personalized needs. They document each injury and treatment as needed for legal reasons. A provider follows up with you to ensure effective recovery without pain.

Call the Spine & Pain Center of San Antonio office to schedule a personal injury evaluation, or use the online booking tab today.