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Home > Personal Injury Attorney - Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Injury Attorney on Hilton Head Island, SC
For Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, & Beaufort South Carolina (SC) Area

Spinal cord injuries (SCIs) relate to traumatic incidents that damage any area of the spinal cord. This can include the neck, upper and lower back, as well as the muscles around the spinal cord, the vertebrae, spinal cells, and the nerves running down the spinal cord.

A personal injury involving the spinal cord can be devastating and potentially life threatening. Symptoms of spinal cord injuries can usually be detected at any time from immediately following the accident to the days and months following.

These symptoms can include:

  • Pain and Discomfort
  • Loss of Feeling
  • Challenges Moving or Doing Activities
  • Breathing Problems
  • Weakness in Muscles
  • Spastic Muscles
  • Heart Rate Problems
  • Blood Pressure Problems
  • Loss of Bladder or Bowel Control
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Digestive Problems

If you or a loved one has suffered from a spinal cord injury, the effects can turn your life upside down.  A spinal cord injury can be permanent, and the sufferer may require full-time personal attention and care for the rest of their life. 

Sadly, people sustain spinal cord injuries every day from any of the following:

Filing a spinal cord injury claim can be very difficult, but many times it is absolutely necessary. Compensation for sustaining a spinal cord injury can include money for medical costs, personal care, rehabilitation, and other personal injury related costs.

A spinal cord injury claim will most likely involve dealing with insurance companies and adjusters, hospitals, reviewing medical records and dealing with state rules and regulations. Determining how much compensation you should receive for recent expenses, as well as future expenses related to the spinal cord personal injury requires a experienced attorney who knows the right questions to ask. Kiker Law Firm will help you recover from damages such as:

  • Lost Wages / Lost Future Wages / Lost Earnings Capacity
  • Permanent Disability
  • Medical Costs / Future Medical Costs (including Rehabilitation)
  • Loss of Quality of Life
  • Pain and Suffering
  • Mental Anguish

If you or a loved one has suffered a spinal cord injury, contact Kiker Law Firm at (843) 842-7300 for a free consultation or email us online at




Kiker Law Firm
2 Corpus Christie Place
(Professional Building ~ Suite 200)
Hilton Head Island

(843) 842-7300

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 5303
Hilton Head Island, SC 29938