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Auto Injuries Specialist

Santo Steven BiFulco, MD, CLCP -  - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

BiFulco Medical Group

Santo Steven BiFulco, MD, CLCP

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation located in Tampa, FL

As many as 4.5 million people are seriously injured in auto accidents in the United States each year. As a skilled physical medicine physician, Dr. Santo BiFulco, MD understands the impact serious auto injuries can have on your life. Dr. BiFulco offers comprehensive medical record reviews and life care planning services at BiFulco Medical Group in Tampa, Florida. Dr. BiFulco estimates the physical and financial toll which injuries resulting from auto accidents can have on your life. He can also testify on your behalf or on behalf of your legal team during a trial. Learn more about Dr. BiFulco’s auto injury expertise by calling his office or by requesting a consultation online now.

Auto Injuries Q & A

What are common auto injuries?

Auto accidents can cause a variety of injuries, including permanent and catastrophic physical damage, which alters the course of your life. Some of the most common types of injuries sustained in auto accidents include:

  • Burns
  • Whiplash
  • Head injuries
  • Chest injuries
  • Nerve damage
  • Spinal cord damage
  • Traumatic brain injuries

Following a serious auto accident, you may also be prone to new mental health conditions, such as depression, anxiety, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which interfere with your ability to stay active or earn a living.

What can I expect during an evaluation for an auto injury?

If you or your client has been injured in an auto accident, Dr. BiFulco evaluates the type and severity of the injury through a physical exam and on-site diagnostic testing. If you’ve already been seen by a medical professional, Dr. BiFulco can review existing medical records and may perform additional diagnostic testing if needed.

Dr. BiFulco can recommend treatments for managing your medical condition for the long term and provides a variety of services if you plan to pursue a legal case.

What legal services are available for auto injuries?

As a skilled life care plan creator, Dr. BiFulco can design an individual plan that addresses your specific medical needs now and into the future. This plan is ideal for those who sustain serious injuries or permanent damage as the result of an auto accident, such as a traumatic brain injury or permanent spinal cord damage.

Dr. BiFulco outlines all anticipated medical services you will need for a lifetime, including medical assistive devices, medication therapies, and surgical procedures, as well as the expected cost for treatments.

Vocational evaluations and earning capacity assessments are also available, which Dr. BiFulco creates to outline what you can expect in your financial future as a result of your auto accident injuries.

Dr. BiFulco also works closely with you and your attorney in the review of your medical records and can be retained to testify as an expert witness during trial. He continues to participate in the medical management of your condition.

If you or your client seek a dependable, experienced physician for medical evaluation or expert witness testimony for auto injuries, schedule a consultation with Dr. BiFulco by phone or by using the online booking feature now.