Spinal decompression is a non-surgical cure for chronic lower back pain caused by herniated disc, degenerative disc disease or other deformities of the disc. This treatment is also used for pain in the neck, arms or legs and includes reducing the load to the spine.
Spinal decompression therapy is otherwise called Vertebral Axial Decompression (VAX-D). In the initial days, major operations were the only relief from chronic lower back pain. Now we can avoid surgeries by making use of spinal decompression therapy.
This therapy has an FDA approval for lower back ailments. This treatment is adopted for treatment of conditions such as pain in the lower back, buttocks, and hip with or without numbness in the foot or leg.
Spinal decompression therapy in Bowmanville is meant for those patients who are suffering from back pain due to herniated disc. Those having recurring back pain even after back surgery, which is more than six months old, can also make use of spinal decompression therapy.
Medical researchers have supported decompression therapy as recent studies have proved it to be safer and more effective than spinal surgery. Sciatica, spondylosis, degenerative disc disease, herniated discs, soft-tissue spinal stenosis, and facet arthropathy are caused by compression of discs. Spinal decompression therapy offers the best treatment for these conditions.