New York City Spinal Decompression

Spinal decompression. It is common today in back pain management for back pain relief. Innate Wisdom knows our New York City chiropractic patients hear about spinal decompression, too. Innate Wisdom shares this discussion about New York City spinal decompression and how Innate Wisdom addresses spinal decompression with Cox Technic.

New York City Spinal Decompression Defined

Spinal decompression is defined by the well-known website “WebMD” as a gentle stretching of the spine that changes the force and position of the spine to take pressure off the spinal discs. How? The negative pressure generated by spinal decompression over time may assist by reducing herniated discs and taking pressure off of the spinal nerves and other spinal structures and allow water, oxygen, and nutrient-rich fluids to get into the discs so they can heal. (12) Innate Wisdom agrees with this definition and seeks to do just that with New York City chiropractic care via spinal manipulation in the form of Cox Technic flexion distraction and decompression spinal manipulation.

New York City Chiropractic Spinal Decompression: Cox Technic

Cox Technic used by Innate Wisdom is well documented with biomechanical and clinical research studies to reduce back pain and neck pain and drop intradiscal pressures. It is effective. That’s why Innate Wisdom chooses to apply it. A team of chiropractic and medical researchers and research-center based as well as private-practice clinicians design the studies, participate in them, and publish the outcomes of these multi-disciplinary, federally funded, multi-facility, randomized clinical control trials using the published protocols documented in textbooks and journals. (1, 2, 3, 4, 5)

Biomechanical Outcomes (6)

Spinal decompression via Cox Technic biomechanically creates lumbar spine intradiscal pressure decreases to as low as -192 mmHg and increases in intervertebral foramen nerve opening area by 28% and disc height by 2mm. (7) Spinal decompression via Cox Technic allows for cervical spine intradiscal pressure drops of as much as 168 kPa (kilopascals) which is about 1260 mmHg. (13) Cox Technic spinal decompression reduces pressure on the spinal discs and nerves.

Clinical Outcomes

New York City chiropractic spinal decompression with Cox Technic results in back pain relief for lumbar spine back pain patients in an average of 12 visits and 29 days. (8) In the 1000 cases study, 91% of participating chiropractic patients found relief in less than 90 days, curbing back pain sufferers from crossing over into the more costly as well as life-changing category of chronic pain. (8) This type of New York City spinal decompression lessens radiculopathy (leg pain) commandingly compared to medical conservative care, primarily physical therapy (PT). (9) Further, patients treated with spinal decompression as Cox Technic obtained less care (3) and described less pain (4) in the year following the study than did the PT patients.

Effectiveness and Cost of Chiropractic Spinal Decompression

Innate Wisdom offers chiropractic spinal decompression as spinal manipulation in the form of flexion distraction (aka Cox Technic). Your New York City chiropractor at Innate Wisdom is available to help New York City back pain and neck pain patients get relief of and control their pain. New York City chiropractic spinal decompression in the form of Cox Technic flexion distraction is insurance coded as spinal manipulation. It’s chiropractic which recently published studies detail as costing less than 2% of the total cost to treat a lumbar herniated disc (10) and costing 40% less than medical doctor started care for back pain. (11)

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