Spinal decompression therapy involves rectification of the spinal misalignment through physical and/or mechanical manipulations.
If you are suffering from back pain and your doctor has advised surgical treatment, giving spinal decompression before undergoing surgery may result in the permanent relief and you are looking for, without going under the knife. Approved by the FDA for lower back ailments, decompression therapy is an advanced procedure that successfully treats herniated and bulging discs.
Patients can resume their normal life in much less time than with other types of treatments. Individuals suffering from obesity, osteoporosis or nerve problems, as well as pregnant women are not advised this therapy.
Spinal Decompression Procedure
The procedure of spinal decompression in Bowmanville involves a computer operated spinal decompression table on which the patient lies. The practitioner then stretches the affected area, with the aim of releasing pressure on the spinal joints, discs and nerves. The procedure develops a negative pressure in the affected area.
The disc gets the relief from pressure it needs to heal as this procedure promotes free transfer of nutrients, such as oxygen and water. The disc is shifted back to its base position. The patient gets relief from pain and irritation that occurred due to the bulging disc.