Workers Compensation Cases

On the job injury

Dr. Gerald Smalling is well-qualified to assist you with work-related injuries and Workers Compensation claims. Dr. Smalling is a Certified Chiropractic Rehabilitation Doctor (C.C.S.T.). He has years of 26 years of experience examining and treating work-related injuries and and has been Certified in Impairment Rating, A.M.A. Guides to Physical Impairment.  For more information on how we can help you, please contact us at Phone: 575-751-4325.

Chiropractic has, in study after study, been shown to be consistently hugely more effective than conventional medical treatment for common WComp back injuries. Chiropractors get the patients back to work faster, cheaper and with less future need for care.

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