One of the biggest fears many people have is affording the medical care they need after they are involved in an accident. At our San Diego based podiatry office, we offer help; we can see you on a lien arrangement. No matter if you have a broken bone or scarring, need help from a doctor or physical therapist–we will work with you. This means that we can get you the treatment you need without the need for up-front fees with doctors who are willing to work on a lien.
Accidents can cause internal injury (like broken bones and orthopedic damage) that may not be visible to the naked eye. This means that detailed exams and procedures such as X-rays, MRIs and CAT scans are a must to rule out serious injury. Accidents that lead to broken bones, contractures and other issues deserve attention from a doctor who is experienced and knowledgeable.
Victims of accidents resulting in broken bones or orthopedic injuries often find that these disabilities keep them from work, school or from enjoying hobbies, sports and possibly even self-care. Those accidents that lead to surgery may cause temporary disability.
Orthopedic personal injuries often result from bicycle accidents, crosswalk accidents, motorcycle accidents, or pedestrian accidents or getting hit by a car or run over by a truck. Serious accidents such as this may cause so much pain and suffering and mental grief that the victim may not know what steps to take. It’s important for the victim or a family member to take charge of the situation and consult with an attorney that can help the victim receive the compensation they deserve for medical expenses, pain and suffering, loss of income and other damage.
The most common types of accident that lead to broken bones and other orthopedic injuries include the following: