Benefits of Spinal Decompression

Good news everyone! If you have chronic back pain you have another option besides surgery.

Spinal Decompression, DeFalco Chiropractic, Auburn, MAYou can fix your back problems by simply going to see a chiropractor for spinal decompression.

Spinal decompression is an alternative procedure that will get rid of your back problems and get you back into action faster.

Spinal decompression can be done without surgery meaning you no longer have to go under a knife to get the relief. Instead all you have to do is undergo a few session and your chronic back pain will be gone.

The article below from discusses in more detail the benefits of spinal decompression, as well as the typical procedure itself.

Did you know that approximately 40% of people who have undergone back surgery haven’t gotten relief from their pain, even one year after surgery? If you are suffering from back pain and your doctor has advised surgical treatment, giving spinal decompression in Dallas a try before undergoing surgery may result in the permanent relief you’re 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 in Dallas: Procedure

The procedure of spinal decompression in Dallas 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.

Spinal Decompression in Dallas: Treatment Duration

The duration of spinal decompression in Dallas varies from patient to patient due to the following factors:

  • Overall health condition
  • Age
  • Intensity of the injury
  • Pain in the herniated disc

Normally, sessions last less than 30 minutes and the whole treatment is completed in about 18 to 20 sessions. The patient starts feeling the effectiveness of the therapy right after the first session and finds their symptoms disappearing with each subsequent session. Patients suffering from very critical conditions are advised intermittent sessions to eliminate the possibility of recurrence.

Spinal decompression therapy has numerous benefits over surgical treatments. For instance,

  • It is not only painless but also far safer than surgery.
  • It has much fewer side effects whereas surgery can and does have a great number.
  • It costs less than surgical treatments, in money and recovery time.

It is, however, important that you seek spinal decompression from a reputed and licensed practitioner, such as South West Spinecenter. The practitioners at South West Spinecenter have treated numerous back pain patients successfully, enabling them to live their lives fully in ways some haven’t been able to in years.

Don’t go under the knife to deal with you back pain. Spinal decompression is just as effective and in some situations it is more effective. Also, spinal decompression allows you to get back into action faster because there is little to no recovery time since spinal decompression does not require surgery.

If you are interested in learning more about spinal decompression procedures or if you are interested in undergoing spinal decompression don’t hesitate to call and we can help you get rid of your chronic back pain.