The majority of Auto Insurance Companies will cover Therapeutic Massage when prescribed by a physician, chiropractor, or acupuncturist after an auto accident. If you or someone you know has been in an accident and is suffering soft tissue pain, all that is needed to start soft tissue healing with massage therapy is a referral from your chiropractor, acupuncturist or primary care physician.

A prescription can be written by your doctor or  ask us for referral form/prescription form so we can use can get you on the road to recovery. Please also plan to bring the name and contact information for the auto insurance company responsible, your claim number and the adjuster’s name if available.

In a personal injury case, you are entitled to recover damages from the liable party, as long as you are not more than 50% at fault. Damages are the monetary compensation you will receive for your losses. If you have been injured as a result of some else’s negligence, you are entitled to recover the costs of your medical treatment for your injury. This can include emergency or urgent care, ambulance transportation, primary care visits, specialists’ visits, or prescription drugs and devices.

Massage therapy is often a very beneficial treatment for those recovering from an auto accident or other injury. Increasingly, massage therapists are being recognized as important healthcare providers by the insurance industry. Whether or not you can be compensated for your massage therapy treatments may depend upon whether your treating physician prescribed massage as a part of your treatment. While not all types of massage are therapeutic, many massage therapists specialize in treating those injured in auto accidents and similar personal injury matters.