Spinal Decompression Therapy – What you should you know

The Spinal Decompression therapy a non-surgical traction procedure that treats low back, neck, herniated discs and arm pain. Spinal decompression therapy is also termed as Vertebral Axial Decompression (VAX-D).

The Spinal Decompression Palm Beach Gardens treats the source of your back pain. It works well for degenerative disc disease, sciatica, failed backed surgery, facet syndrome, and spinal stenosis.

 The common problems of many back conditions are damaged spinal discs and poor spinal muscle control. Spinal decompression has been cleared by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the relief of lower back, leg pain, neck pain and arm pain. The therapy entails rectification of the spinal misalignment through physical or mechanical manipulations. For further assistance visit

The therapy involves stretching the spine, using a traction table or a motorized device, with the goal of relieving back pain or leg pain. Therapy is usually followed up by complementary treatments like electrical stimulation, ultrasound therapy.

As weight is applied in a specific way, it reduces amount of pressure inside each disc. Once a negative balance is reached, injured discs moves back to their proper location. Since the spine is also stretched out, it allows increase oxygen and blood flow into the spinal tissue.

All the factors combined helps to relieve the pain, and regular home exercise helps in maintaining the spinal health and reduces the probability of reoccurrence.