Automobile Accidents

Automobile Accidents

Accidents happen. If you''ve been injured an automobile accident, we can help. Dr. Homan and Dr. Petrus treat neck and back injuries in addition to other trauma suffered as the result of accidents. We offer physical therapy, medications for pain and inflammation, and are networked with the area''s best diagnostic centers and specialists to help get you back on your feet.

What about insurance claims and will you work with my attorney? We realize automobile accidents are a major inconvenience to our patients. After suffering trauma, the last thing you want is to be swimming in insurance claim forms or worrying about your health benefits. Our professional staff will work directly with your adjustor to make sure all your claims and insurance issues are taken care of so you can focus your attention on more important issues. We will also provide your attorney with up to date status reports in order to make sure your case receives proper documentation for damages, pain, and suffering caused by the accident. Should you need an attorney, we can ensure you get the best representation for your case.

What kind of treatment can I expect to receive? Dr. Homan and Dr. Petrus are board certified physicians licensed to perform physical therapy and osteopathic manipulation for neck and back pain. They also treat traumatic injuries like headaches, lacerations, fractures, and other medical ailments. As doctors, they can write prescription medications for pain and inflammation as needed. Of course, should your injuries require additional help, we have an excellent list of highly qualified specialists who can assist with your treatment.

I feel better during my treatment sessions but seem to have a difficult time during the most inconvenient times. How can you help me? Let''s face it, back and muscle pain suffered from an automobile accident can often be very severe. This pain can typically be relieved during your treatment sessions, however, depending upon the severity of the injuries can flare-up at inconvenient times. There''s nothing worse than being kept awake by persistent pain while trying to get a good night''s sleep prior to a long work day. Because Dr. Homan and Dr. Petrus are board certified physicians, they are able to prescribe medications for pain and inflammation to help get you through these difficult times.

While we don''t believe medication therapy alone will solve your injuries, we do understand that these can act as helpful tools to keep your daily life as normal as possible. Your medications are closely monitored and rated for their effectiveness during your treatments. As your body heals, the medications are adjusted until finally stopped when you are back on your feet and living your pre-accident lifestyle.

In some extreme cases, your injuries may be so severe that pain management specialists are required to help. Don''t be worried, we refer our patients to qualified professional specialists who work for your best interest. They should not be confused with unprofessional pill mill doctors looking to their own self-interests.

If you have been injured in an automobile accident, call now to schedule and appointment (813) 837-8591 and get back to health.

James R. Homan, D.O.
Raymond A. Petrus II, D.O.
4212 S. Manhattan Ave. - Tampa, FL 33611
Phone: (813) 837-8591

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