Every seven seconds, someone sustains a work-related injury in the United States. Paul Soccio, MD, in Morrisville, Pennsylvania, with satellite locations in Bristol, Pennsylvania and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, specializes in work-related injuries and workers’ compensation claims. If you become ill or hurt in the workplace, call Paul Soccio, MD, or schedule an appointment online today and Feel Better … Live Better.
When you become ill or injured at work through no fault of your own, you could be eligible for workers’ compensation. Also known as workers’ comp, this form of state-mandated insurance covers lost wages and medical expenses when you sustain a work-related injury.
In most cases, workers’ compensation covers:
In order to file a workers’ compensation claim, you have to provide documentation from a certified medical provider. Dr. Soccio can provide the proper documentation for your claim.
You can sustain a wide range of work-related injuries, but strains and sprains are the most common complaints.
Other common work-related injuries include:
You can also have work-related auto accident injuries.
Dr. Soccio brings a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating work-related injuries. In addition to a physical exam, he discusses how you injured yourself, and the symptoms you’re experiencing.
Based on your symptoms, Dr. Soccio might also recommend:
After identifying your work-related injury, Dr. Soccio develops a personalized approach to managing your condition. These treatments might include physical therapy, regenerative medicine techniques to trigger your body’s healing abilities, or other pain management methods.
As a pain management specialist, Dr. Soccio not only works to identify the cause of your discomfort, but he also relies on innovative approaches to help manage your pain. This specialized training enables him to effectively control even the most complex pain conditions, including those associated with the spine.
In addition to providing pain management techniques, Dr. Soccio also offers medication management to ensure your safety when controlling chronic pain conditions.
If you have a work-related illness or injury, don’t wait to see a doctor. Call Paul Soccio, MD, or schedule an appointment online today.