This changes the position and the force of the spine and relieves the pressure on the spinal discs. These discs are cushions similar to a gel and located between the bones of the spine. The discs are the cause of negative pressure. This procedure can result in herniated or bulging discs retracting and remove the pressure from the structures of the spine and the nerves. This encourages the movement of fluids rich in nutrients, oxygen, and water into the discs to enable them to heal. This type of procedure is often effective for the treatment of:
The individual remains clothed during therapy and is fitted with a harness around the trunk and another around the pelvis. The patient will lie face up on a decompression table, which gently pulls the spine, releasing pressure and separating vertebrae. This removes spinal discs from nerve endings and puts them back in place.
If you are suffering from chronic or severe back pain due to any of the issues discussed above, the solution may be spinal decompression. To find out if you are a good candidate for this procedure, please feel free to reach out and make an appointment with Synergy Medical! At our convenient location in Bradenton, FL, our caring and experienced team of professionals will be pleased to explain this process in greater detail and answer any questions you may have.
Contact us today to set up your consultation – we look forward to speaking with you!