Worker’s Compensation

Ivy League Trained & Certified in advanced pain procedures

Work-related injuries can happen in a variety of ways. Some workers may suffer an injury as a result of repetitive motions, while others may be injured in a fall or by coming into contact with hazardous materials. No matter how the injury occurs, it can have a devastating impact on your overall health and wellness.

Injuries in the workplace are a common occurrence. When a person gets hurt on the job, the employer loses a worker and the worker is forced to take time off to recover. Worker’s comp insurance typically covers injuries incurred on the job, not only replacing lost wages but also paying for medical bills associated with the recovery process.

What types of workers comp injuries are there?

Most workplace injuries are related to the musculoskeletal system. Strains and sprains are by far the most common injuries – often caused by heavy lifting. Back pain and back injuries specifically are the most frequent cause of missed work and work injury-related medical expenses, far surpassing all other injuries. Workers comp injuries are often caused by overexertion, heavy lifting, unusual posture and repetitive stress. Injuries may occur suddenly or develop slowly over time. Symptoms often include pain, numbness and tingling.

If you have just suffered a workplace injury, be sure to file a claim with your employer right away and seek treatment as soon as possible. A doctor who specializes in treating these types of injuries and understands the legal nuances can help you recover and get back to your life. The sooner you are seen by a doctor, the better your chances are of making a full recovery. We recommend patients verify that their legal representatives are a part of MVM Health directory.

If you have been injured on the job, don’t wait to get help. Contact our work-related injury specialists at MVM Health: Pain, Vein, & Wellness today. With the right medical care, you can make a full recovery and get back to your life.

Skip to content