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FAQ Workers Comp Injury

Are you experiencing a Workers Comp Injury? CitiMed workers’ compensation doctors would like to provide you with an FAQ questions and answers rundown regarding workers comp injuries.

What exactly defines a Workers Comp Injury?

Any type of work injury caused by an accident while on the job. Workers’ compensation injuries are covered/compensated by workers’ comp in states like New York.

Questions that are often asked by injured employees include:

What type of physician should you see for an injury?
You should see a Board Certified New York workers’ compensation doctor injury specialty physicians, and pain doctors.

Can I use my own doctor for workers Comp New York?
YES, as long as the worker’s comp doctor has been authorized by the chair of the New York Workers’ Compensation Board.

Will returning to work affect my worker’s comp claim?
Return to work while still undergoing long-term treatment will oftentimes not affect your existing worker’s comp claim.

Where can I find a worker’s compensation doctor in New York?
Workers Comp NY Doctors. 1-866-248-4633 over 45+ New York board-certified physicians that treat workplace injuries at your fingertips.

Most common workplace injuries include.

Trips, Slips, And Falls. …

Vehicle Accidents. …

Repetitive Stress and Overexertion Injuries.

In occupational rehabilitation, patients’ physical capacity can be improved by seeing a pain and injury specialist. Work-related injuries i.e., back injury from carrying, lifting to several levels, Wrist or hand injury from power grip, lateral pinch, slip or fall injuries any type of bodily injury.

Types Of Workers Comp Injury Care:
Pain management: Medical specialty

Pain management is an aspect of medicine and health care involving the relief of pain in various dimensions, from acute and simple to chronic and challenging. Wikipedia

Names: Pain Management Physicians
Physical therapy: Medical specialty

Physical therapy is also known as physiotherapy. It is provided by physical therapists who promote, maintain, or restore health through physical examination, … Wikipedia
Professions in this field: Physician

Injured at work in New York? Our worker’s comp doctors can help treat you. Call now! 1-866-248-4633