Whiplash is a severe strain or sprain on the neck muscles and ligaments, usually caused by sudden car accidents or other sudden back-and-forth neck movements. The trauma-trained chiropractors and physiatrists at Glen Rock Spine & Rehab use the latest and most effective non-invasive solutions to treat whiplash-induced neck pain, injuries and numbness in Glen Rock.
Whiplash is a neck injury caused by a sudden back-and-forth movement of the neck. It derives its name from the movement a whip makes when lashed. Whiplash injuries are most commonly associated with rear-end car accidents, but they can also happen due to falls, sports injuries, or abuse. Whiplash usually affects the muscles and ligaments on the neck.