Call Us Today

954-755-1980

FAQ’s

faqWasserman Chiropractic FAQs

If you feel your injury might require treatment by healthcare professionals that include chiropractors in Coral Springs, massage therapists in Parkland, physical therapists in Tamarac and/or rehabilitation centers in northwest Broward, you can get all of the specialized care you’ll need in one/a single location at Wasserman Chiropractic!

As one of the only chiropractors in northwest Broward with an onsite massage therapy, physical therapy and rehabilitation center, Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs, FL has successfully treated thousands of everyday injuries, sports injuries and auto accident patients at our state-of-the-art Coral Springs facility for over 25 years.

At Wasserman Chiropractic, your road to recovery begins with an understanding of what chiropractic is, and its benefits to your health and well-being. For your convenience and peace-of-mind, we’ve compiled the most commonly asked questions about chiropractic care to help you determine whether chiropractic is suitable for you.

  1. How do chiropractic treatment work?
  2. Is chiropractic treatment safe?
  3. What types of conditions does chiropractic treat?
  4. Does my insurance plan cover chiropractic care?
  5. Is chiropractic care ongoing?
  6. Does chiropractic care require a referral from my PCP?
  7. How long does it take to get better?
  8. Can I be seen on the same day that I call your office?
  9. Is it better to use heat or ice for an acute injury?
  10. What other therapies or treatments does Wasserman Chiropractic offer?

We invite you to contact us today to schedule your appointment, and discover the many ways in which Wasserman Chiropractic can help relieve your pain and return you to your normal lifestyle as quickly as possible. You’ll be glad you did!

What our Patients Say…

“Even though I was referred to chiropractic by a family member, I was new to this type of care and had a lot of questions nonetheless. Wasserman Chiropractic was very patient and helpful in addressing my concerns, and provided me with all of the information I needed to become their patient. It turned out to be one of the best decisions I’ve ever made!”

D.F. Coconut Creek, FL


1. How do chiropractic treatments work?

Unlike most other types of medicine that treat symptoms, chiropractic treats the root cause of injuries by helping patients (of) regain normal function of their spine and joints. Spinal joints that are misaligned or damaged due to poor posture, lifestyle, stress, everyday injuries, sports injuries and auto accident patients can put pressure on nerves and cause inflammation, chronic pain and a host of debilitating medical problems. In turn, this prompts patients to seek out the services of chiropractors in Coral Springs, chiropractors in Tamarac and chiropractors in Parkland…with good reason!

Chiropractic manipulation of the spine at the point where nerves emerge from the spinal cord through the vertebra can remedy such problems by enabling freer, more normalized range of motion. Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs specializes in this type of treatment.

Back to top

2. Is chiropractic treatment safe?

Yes! Chiropractic is widely recognized as one of the safest, drug-free and non-invasive therapies available for the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries. The risks associated with chiropractic are very small. In most cases, patients of Coral Springs chiropractors, Tamarac chiropractors, Parkland chiropractors and northwest Broward chiropractors feel immediate relief following chiropractic treatment, but some may experience mild soreness or aching, just as they do after some forms of exercise. Current studies show that minor discomfort or soreness following spinal manipulation typically fades within 24 hours.

Back to top

3. What types of conditions does chiropractic treat?

Patients and chiropractors in Coral Springs, chiropractors in Tamarac, chiropractors in Parkland and chiropractors in northwest Broward report that chiropractic has been proven to be safe and effective in the treatment of a wide array of chronic and acute musculoskeletal ailments, including:

  • Everyday injuries.
  • Sports injuries.
  • Auto accident injuries (whiplash).
  • Neck, back and spinal injuries.
  • Shoulder pain, arm pain and leg pain.
  • Chronic pain from fibromyalgia.
  • Myofascial pain.
  • Severe and chronic headaches.
  • Sciatica.
  • Stress-related illness and pain.
  • Muscle cramping, spasms and strains.

Back to top

4. Does my insurance plan cover chiropractic care?

If you’ve been searching for Coral Springs chiropractors, Tamarac chiropractors, Parkland chiropractors and/or northwest Broward chiropractors that work with insurance carriers, you’ll be pleased to find that Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs is a participating provider with over 20 insurance plans, including:

  • All automobile insurance policies and workers compensation claims
  • Aetna
  • American Medical Security
  • Amerigroup
  • AVMED-HMO/PPO
  • BCBS – PCC.PPO
  • BCBS – Care Manager
  • BCBS – (Out-of-State)
  • Beech Street Network
  • Cigna – PPO
  • Coventry (formerly Vista) – POS/PPO/HMO
  • First Health
  • GHI
  • Greatwest
  • Health Plans of America
  • Humana – HMO/PPO/POS /Gold Plus/Classic
  • JM Family
  • Managed Care of America Network – PPO
  • Managed Physical Network of New York (MPN)
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Integrated Health Plan (PPO Only)
  • Millenium Network
  • Multiplan – PPO
  • Neighborhood Health – PPO
  • One Health Plan
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) – PPO
  • Staywell
  • Total Claims Administrator (PPO)
  • Unicare
  • United Health Care – HMO/PPO/POS/EPO
  • Wellcare – HMO Medicare

Please contact our office if you do not see your plan listed above. Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs, FL may be listed under a different network, and can verify your coverage. We also accept all auto insurance plans and workers compensation cases. Wasserman Chiropractic will gladly work with your attorney, and supply all the necessary paperwork for the completion of your case. We accept accident cases on Letters of Protection when signed by your legal council.

Back to top

5. Is chiropractic care ongoing?

Chiropractic care typically involves a series of visits. Like a regular workout at the gym, each visit builds on the ones before. As a result, many Wasserman Chiropractic patients continue their chiropractic care long after they recover from their injuries in order to maintain optimum health and wellbeing on a full-time basis.

Back to top

6. Does chiropractic care require a referral from my PCP?

No. Chiropractic care is available with or without a referral from your primary care physician (PCP). For your added convenience, Wasserman Chiropractic works with over 20 insurance plans. Click here for a list of our participating healthcare providers.

Back to top

7. How long does it take to get better?

Over the years, Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs, FL has found that each injury is unique, differs from patient to patient, and requires specialized treatment for immediate and lasting relief from neck, back and joint pain.

Although our patients typically report a sense of well-being and ease-of-motion after receiving chiropractic adjustments, your recovery time depends upon your age, existing physical condition, chronicity of your injury or condition, severity of the trauma, the extent of your injury, and other physical and emotional conditions.

Back to top

8. Can I be seen on the same day that I call your office?

Yes! Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs, FL is open Monday-Saturday, and offers emergency care on nights and weekends for your added convenience. We can be reached after-hours; our emergency after-hours phone number is available by calling our office. Contact us to schedule your appointment today!

Back to top

9. Is it better to use heat or ice for an acute injury?

If you’ve experienced an acute everyday injury, sports injury or auto accident injury, Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs, FL recommends ‘RICE’, an acronym for rest, ice, compression and elevation. If started immediately after a minor injury, ‘RICE’ can help relieve your pain and keep the affected area from swelling. The earlier the ‘RICE’ treatment is started, the better it works. When used appropriately, recovery time is usually shortened and discomfort minimized.

Back to top

10. What other therapies or treatments does Wasserman Chiropractic offer?

As one of the only Coral Springs chiropractors with an onsite physical therapy and rehabilitation center, Wasserman Chiropractic offers the latest and most comprehensive chiropractic, massage, physical therapy and rehabilitation services for the treatment of workplace injuries, sports injuries and automobile accident patients.

Back to top

We invite you to contact us today to schedule your appointment, and discover the many ways in which Wasserman Chiropractic of Coral Springs can help relieve your pain and return you to your normal lifestyle as quickly as possible. You’ll be glad you did!

What our Patients Say…

“Even though I was referred to chiropractic by a family member, I was new to this type of care and had a lot of questions nonetheless. Wasserman Chiropractic was very patient and helpful in addressing my concerns, and provided me with all of the information I needed to become their patient. It turned out to be one of the best decisions I’ve ever made!”

D.F. Coconut Creek, FL