Category archives: Auto Injuries

Auto Accident Injuries - Three Mistakes

Don’t Make These Three Mistakes After Auto Accident Injuries At Vital Wellness Center, we often treat patients who have been injured in an auto accident. Most of the time, auto accident injuries are minor and can be treated with a conservative course of therapy and patients are feeling back to normal after a short time. But sometimes these auto accident injuries can be more complicated and serious, even what seems […]

What is a Physical Therapist?

And, how are they different from a Chiropractor? Both Physical Therapists and Chiropractors work within the health care system to help people recover from injury, reduce pain and maintain a healthy, active lifestyle.  But Physical Therapists and Chiropractors are not the same.  So, what are the differences and how do you know where to go to get help? First, keep in mind that within both professions of Physical Therapy and […]

Dr. Kurt Barnhill Joins Vital

Vital Wellness Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Kurt Barnhill has joined our practice! With his experience as an elite Triathlete and Marathon runner, Dr. Kurt Barnhill understands the needs of his patients.  Already Dr. Barnhill is attracting athletes from The Treasure Coast, Stuart, Port St. Lucie, Fort Pierce and Vero for problems such as Sciatica, IT Band Syndrome, Plantar Fasciitis, Low Back Pain and many other tough conditions. […]

How is Vital Wellness Center Different?

What do you do at Vital Wellness Center? Vital Wellness Center provides treatment for musculoskeletal complaints such as low back pain, neck pain, headaches, shoulder pain, hip pain, knee pain, plantar fasciitis, IT Band pain among many other conditions. Our treatment is based upon a careful exam including x-rays (if necessary), and a complete biomechanical evaluation. Treatment consists of spinal and extremity (shoulders, knees, ankles, etc.) manipulation and adjustments, soft […]

Back to Normal After Treatment for an Auto Accident Injury

In January 2011 I was in an auto accident.  The car hit me from behind.  I didn’t even see it coming  I was paying attention to the road in front of me. The accident caused me a lot of neck pain and low back pain.  It was getting worse when I would lift or exercised with weights. The treatment I have received has helped me so much!  Of course I’ve gotten so much […]

Meet the New PIP

While most Florida media ignores the recent changes to Personal Injury Protection (PIP), the insurance for Floridians injured in auto accidents, one local newspaper is willing to talk about what most wont.  Discovery West Newspaper, a new local paper focused on St. Lucie West recently published my article about PIP.  We think that as more Floridians feel the impact of this new law you’ll see more about it in the […]

Auto Accident Treatment Introduction

This is a brief introduction to treatment of auto accident injuries at Vital Wellness Center in Stuart and Ft. Pierce, Florida. If you’ve been in an auto accident, this message is for you.

Auto Accident Injuries

It’s scary. It’s stressful. And, it hurts. An auto accident can be all these things and more. After an auto accident the last thing you want is to deal with insurance companies, doctors and lawyers.Fortunately the Doctors and Staff at Vital Wellness Center are experienced in making your recovery as stress-free and painless as possible. Expert Help. Filing insurance claims can be a hassle, so let our staff assist you in all […]