2 doctors weighed in:

What do they do at the ER if you've been in a car accident and your neck hurts?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: X-ray

X-rays would be a good start.
See if you broke anything. Depending on other symptomoogy the er doc may want further diagnostic testing, but routinely an x-ray at minimum, in addition to a thorough clinical exam.

In brief: X-ray

X-rays would be a good start.
See if you broke anything. Depending on other symptomoogy the er doc may want further diagnostic testing, but routinely an x-ray at minimum, in addition to a thorough clinical exam.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
24 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors