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   Dr. Gary Robertson DC
"I have been helping patients with accident injuries for more than 20 years - I know that we can help you."   

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If you were recently in an accident and have neck pain, you might have whiplash. Each year, almost 2 million Americans are injured and suffer from whiplash. You can get whiplash from a variety of traumas including, car accident, sports injury, a fall. More on Whiplash...

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Selecting the right doctor to treat your accident injuries is a very important for your recovery and your case. 

Choose from one of the Miami Back Institute Accident Injury Physicians at a location near you.

Miami, Coral Gables, West Miami, Miami Lakes

If you or a loved one are involved in a personal injury case, read the "Do's and Don'ts" LISTED BELOW to help you protect your rights.

seek medical attention immediately after the accident and before you doing anything else.

DO call the police, in appropriate cases.

DO cooperate with all law enforcement officers and emergency services personnel who respond to the scene.

DO get the license plate numbers of all other vehicles involved in car accidents and the drivers' contact information including, names, addresses, telephone numbers, and insurance information.

DO write down the names, addresses, and phone numbers of all potential witnesses to the accident.

DO contact your health, homeowner's, and/or automobile insurance companies, as appropriate.

DO take photographs of all of the following, as applicable, as soon as possible after the accident:
•  The scene of the accident, from all angles.
•  The surrounding area.
•  Your injuries.
•  Any property damage.

DO contact your attorney.

move your vehicle after an automobile accident unless necessary for safety or required by law.

DON'T subject yourself to further injury by standing or waiting in an area of traffic or other safety hazards.

DON'T leave the scene of an accident until the police tell you it is okay to do so.

DON'T engage in discussions as to who was at fault with anyone, and make sure you don't apologize for anything as it can be considered evidence that you were legally at fault.

DON'T agree to settlement terms without contacting your attorney.

If you have been in an accident and have pain, even if it is minor, consult with a doctor who has experience treating accident injuries. Our professional staff has over 20 years experience in managing Personal Injury cases.

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Schedule an appointment to see one of our back pain and accident injury doctor’s today.  The Miami Back Institute accident injury specialists are available 24/7 to take your calls. Our Accident Injury Doctors are standing by to answer your questions. 

We have helped many back pain and accident injury patients over the past 20 years - Let us help you.