Spinal Decompression

If you suffer from neck pain, lower back pain, or general spine discomfort, you can get all-natural pain relief from our non-surgical spinal decompression treatment. We’ve helped patients in Charleston, Mattoon, Effingham, Champaign, and surrounding areas of Illinois eliminate pain and resume their daily activities without complicated surgeries or pain medication.

Spinal decompression therapy is just one of a wide range of comprehensive, multi-disciplinary therapeutic services that we offer to help you reduce the debilitating effects of your chronic pain.

Spinal Decompression Therapy

Spinal decompression is a drug-free, minimally invasive, non-surgical treatment for back pain and neck pain caused by spinal damage or injury. Decompression therapy involves stretching the spine, using a decompression table or similar instrument, to relieve your back pain, neck pain, or pain in the arms and legs.

Spinal traction is a gentle or moderate force applied to the spine to separate the bones or vertebrae of the spine. The procedure can also be performed by hand. Using this scientifically proven technique, our chiropractor pinpoints the compressed discs in your spine and uses spinal traction to advance healing and promote pain reduction.

Spinal decompression is a highly effective natural treatment to ease chronic or acute pain due to:

Degenerative disc disease
Herniated discs
Bulging discs
Pinched nerve
Spinal arthritis

What is Spinal Decompression?

By creating pressure around the discs in your spine, back decompression allows water and nutrients to draw back into your previously squished discs. This rehydration promotes disc healing and results in reduced pressure on adjacent nerves in your spine. With minimal side effects, spinal decompression treatment is safe and can help you resume your normal activities, without the disruptions of back and neck pain.

Other benefits of spinal decompression that encourage healing are:

Pain relief and increased nutrition to discs
Reduction of a bulge or protrusion in discs
Nerves relax and become unpinched
Painful or arthritic spinal joints are stretched and decompressed for improved posture and pain relief
Muscles, tendons, and ligaments are stretched and relaxed
Improved circulation to the spine
Detoxing inflammatory chemicals, bringing oxygen and more beneficial cells to the area

Is Spinal Decompression Therapy Right for You?

If you are suffering from neck pain or back pain, we have successfully used spinal decompression therapy to help a large percentage of people with spinal conditions. We approach spinal decompression therapy as an individualized pain management strategy. The decompression force involved in the treatment is calculated and adjusted based on your specific needs. Sessions are pain-free and conducted as an outpatient procedure at our medical clinic.

After a detailed assessment of your condition, our trained and licensed doctor will create an overall treatment program. Depending on the extent of your injury or damage to the spine, we will recommend decompression therapy or a combination of treatments specifically tailored to address the root causes of your neck and back pain.

If you have been thinking about getting treated with spinal decompression in Charleston, Champaign, Mattoon, Effingham or any nearby city in Illinois, call us today at (217) 345-9600 to schedule a complimentary consultation.

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