Cervical & Lumbar Decompression
Decompression treatments in Monroe are applied with the goals of avoiding spinal surgery for bulging, degenerating, or herniated discs. Decompression treatments promote an optimal healing environment for the discs while relieving pain. Decompression treatments are a type of traction applied to the spine to bring about benefits including:
- Creating vacuum pressure between the vertebrae to promote retraction or repositioning of the herniated or bulging disc material.
- Creating a lower pressure in the disc that will cause an influx of healing nutrients and other substances into the disc.
Spinal Decompression in Monroe MI
Cycles of decompression treatments promote the diffusion of water, oxygen, and nutrient-rich fluids from the outside of the discs to the inside. These nutrients enable the torn and degenerated disc fibers to begin to heal.
Decompression at Upper Cervical Spine Centers of Michigan is effective at treating many ailments including; bulging discs, herniated discs, pinched nerves, sciatica, radiating arm pain, degenerative disc disease, leg pain, and facet syndromes. Proper patient screening is very important and only proper candidates are accepted for care.