New Orleans, LA, January 22, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- A $450,000 settlement was awarded in New Orleans, Louisiana to a TeamCare Medical patient that was injured in a rear end motor vehicle collision. The patient sustained soft tissue injuries to the neck and back including disc lesions with peripheral nerve damage.
The patient was treated with physical medicine, including chiropractic therapy and medicinal support but did not require surgery. Following specific physical rehabilitation protocols throughout the duration of treatment the patient was capable of returning to his normal work duties.
TeamCare Medical’s multi-disciplined team of doctors, including specialists in radiology, neuosurgery and orthopedics, were able to objectively document, therapeutically treat and quantify the patient’s soft tissue injuries.
TeamCare Medical Centers are uniquely positioned to expertly manage all the medico-legal requirements needed to identify soft tissue spinal injuries resulting in large personal injury awards.
Dr. Timothy Kern, Chiropractic Physician and Clinical Director of TeamCare Medical Centers, the Medical Director at the facility and the staff have decades of expertise in the diagnosis, documentation and treatment of personal injury patients. The patient was represented by The Law Office of Burgos and Evans located at 3535 Canal Street in New Orleans.
Dr. Kern stated “Our mission at TeamCare Medical Centers is to deliver quality medical care and thorough medico-legal documentation. It is apparent with the improved medical condition of the patient and the amount of the financial settlement awarded that our mission was accomplished.”