Spinal Manipulation: used for correcting pinched nerves due to misalignment of the vertebrae, from stress, strain or trauma. Helps keep one active and healthy by reducing nerve and facet impingement.
Intersegmental Traction: patients often refer to intersegmental traction as the "magic fingers" treatment. This therapy is effective for reducing fixations, restoring mobility to the spinal segments and breaking up muscle spasm and tension.
Electro-therapy: in instances of acute or chronic pain and swelling; electrotherapy helps decrease the pain, prevents muscle wasting, decrease muscle spasms and it is also used to strengthen muscles used in maintaining spinal stability.
Ultrasound: ultrasound therapy utilizes high frequency sound waves to stimulate nerves, muscles and other tissues. The resulting sound waves improve circulation, decrease swelling, accelerate the healing process and assist in pain control.
Traction: this is a specialized table for the treatment of disc problems* Sciatica or leg pain, low back pain, hip pain, as well as neck and arm pain. It works by opening up the joint spaces, which are narrow due to disc herniation, spinal stenosis (constriction) or swelling.
Heat: heat is used to increase circulation and help relax para vertebral musculature.
Ice: cryotherapy is used to control pain and swelling by vaso constriction of the blood vessels. It is also effective in stimulating the bodies own endorphins which are pain relieving amino acids secreted by the brain,
Acupuncture: reduces pain by triggering the bodies release of endorphins, a morphine like chemical. It also releases adrenocortotropic hormones which fight inflammation, prostaglandins which help wounds heal faster and other substances that promote nerve regeneration and nerve balance.
chemicals from tissues.
Nutritional Counseling: advise on healthy eating habits and vitamin recommendation.
Cold Laser: increases celluar metabolism helping cell repair in the immune, lymphatic and vascular systems.
Rehabilitation Exercise: specific program to help persons restore physical activity and other disabilities.