Spinal Traction is a non-invasive,non-surgical form of decompression therapy that relieves pressure on the spine. Spinal Traction stretches the spine to take the pressure off the compressed disc. Spinal Traction straightens the spine & improves the body’s ability to heal itself and relieving pain.
To create a negative intradiscal pressure within the disc to promote retraction or repositioning of the herniated or bulging disc material to release pressure on the nerve.
Spinal Traction is used to treat
- Slipped disc
- Degenerative disc disease
- Sciatica—Herniated disc
- Pinched nerves
- Foramina Stenosis
- Facet disease & many back conditions.
Spinal Traction Treatment is continuous or off/on the pull for 15 to 20 minutes. It is very important that Traction Treatment should be combined with education, a home exercise program, and proper resting positions for better results.