Acupuncture Treatment for ICBC Auto Collision Injury Claim
Acupuncture works for most injuries sustained from auto collision
No upfront cash payment
No doctor’s note required
All we need is your ICBC claim number to proceed the treatment at no cost
As of April 1st, 2019, you are eligible for 12 pre-authorized acupuncture treatments for motor vehicle accident (MVA) injury. ICBC will cover for care and treatment for drivers, passengers or pedestrians that have been injured in a MVA.
Acupuncture is a highly effective method for treating personal injuries
Acupuncture can reduce pain and discomfort from auto collision injury. The body is especially sensitive right after an accident, local treatment can sometimes aggravate the injured area by causing more inflammation.
Traditional acupuncture is not only treating the local pain areas like “IMS (Intramuscular Stimulation”, traditionally so-called “Ashi (local pain) points acupuncture” but also, it utilizes distal points such as ear acupuncture points to regulate our nervous system and induce endogenous opioid release for pain reduction and treating Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Acupuncture can treat both body and mind
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a common mental health problem suffered by people following a serious car accident. For many car accident victims, PTSD is a very real concern. If left unchecked, PTSD can be lead to more serious problems like depression, drug or alcohol dependence, thoughts of suicide, and physical health problems.
Acupuncture effectively treats PTSD. Researchers conducting a randomized controlled study of active duty US military service personnel concludes that acupuncture significantly improves patient outcomes for PTSD patients. Acupuncture also induced secondary improvements: reduced depression and pain, improved mental and physical health functioning.
Don’t Let Your Injury Become Chronic
Acupuncture is great for most injuries sustained from accidents. After injuries are sustained in an accident, it is best to receive treatment as soon as possible. Early treatment prevents the pain from getting worse and become chronic.
Acupuncture can treat following symptoms;
Numbness & Tingling
Memory Loss/Poor Concentration