Slip and fall is a very common accident that happens with all of us. Whether we are in our bathroom, walking out of a mall, or anywhere else, it can cause a lot of pain and disability.
Falls are one of the leading reasons for emergency room visits in America. Every year, millions of Americans suffer from slip and fall.
Some of the injuries that can be caused by slip and fall accidents are:
- Broken bones
- Sprained ankles or wrists
- Shoulder dislocation
- Spine or nerve damage: If fall with momentum on your back, then there is a chance of spine or nerve damage, so immediate treatment is required.
- Cuts and bruises
For more information, consult Dr. Stanley O Ikezi, an experienced Double Board Certified Pain Management Specialist in New York City.