Whether due to injury, disease, poor posture, bad body mechanics or repetitive stress, all too often people find themselves suffering from bulging discs, herniated discs or degenerating discs – and all the discomfort that comes with them. Disc problems result in pain and discomfort ranging from uncomfortable to downright debilitating. Spinal decompression is designed to help alleviate the pressure on the disc, encouraging healing and relieving pain. At Hull Chiropractic, we are your resource for spinal decompression in Indianapolis. We are here to help you get back pain relief, and we are ready to provide the necessary treatments to get you back in good health.
How Spinal Decompression Works to Relieve Pain
As your chiropractic clinic in Indianapolis, we are interested in treatments that work. We have found that spinal decompression can be used as a sciatica treatment, for herniated discs and to provide general back pain relief.
Spinal decompression, also known as non-surgical decompression therapy, is a non-invasive method for stretching the spine to relieve pressure. The theory behind spinal decompression is that applying gentle but firm traction to stretch the spine will lessen the pressure on the disc, which will allow the disc to return to its normal position while also encouraging blood flow. Not only is space created for the disc to move back towards its original position, circulation is also improved to encourage the body’s own healing processes.
To facilitate the stretching of the spine in a controlled manner, a device is used to give the doctor full control over the speed and range of the movement. The patient is attached to a table with computerized controls. Straps ensure that the patient is secure, while the doctor is able to adjust the stretching to ensure that the necessary space is created in the spine – while still keeping the patient safe and comfortable.
Kennedy Decompression Technique Certification
This unique certification course is taught by the leading expert in spinal decompression, Jay Kennedy, D.C., who has trained doctors worldwide and treated thousands of patients using a variety of decompression systems. The topics cover an array of subjects including proper patient selection, patient positioning, treatment time, amount of force, and ancillary procedures.
The course entails over 40 hours including hands-on training sessions, followed by a certification examination. It is approved by leading Chiropractic Colleges. After completing this comprehensive course, Dr. Hull is pleased that we can now better serve our patients and others in the community with advanced spinal decompression therapy. This advanced technique is a non-surgical option that can finally bring relief to many people who suffer from neck or back pain.
Gentle But Effective Treatment from Our Indianapolis Chiropractor
While the idea of having your spine stretched by a machine may seem a little strange at first, you will discover that spinal decompression is gentle and relatively comfortable. Many patients get some relief after the first session. Repeated sessions can improve healing and lead to positive outcomes for a variety of back injuries and improvement in symptoms that you may not realize are related to your back injury. As your Indianapolis chiropractor, we will administer as many sessions of spinal decompression treatment as necessary to help you heal.
Benefits of Decompression Therapy with High Dosage Laser Therapy
Our office optimizes the use of High Dosage Laser Therapy during each decompression treatment when recommended to help speed up patient recovery time and boost tissue healing. The soothing deep heating effect of our powerful Diowave Laser enhances the Spinal Decompression effect, provides pain relief, inflammation control as a chemical mediator and increases recovery time.Spinal Discs are the most avascular tissue in the human body which means they are the slowest healers. Our office provides this unique and state of the art dual treatment option to give our patients the highest quality non-invasive care available.
Contact Hull Chiropractic – Your Chiropractor in Indianapolis for the Kennedy Decompression Technique
If you are suffering from back pain, we encourage you to contact our office to schedule your first appointment. We are excited to offer you the treatments you need to recover from your injuries and get pain relief, whether you need sciatica treatment or you are just tired of having a sore back. As your chiropractor in Indianapolis, we are here to answer your questions, diagnose your issue and get you relief.
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Meet the Chiropractor
Meet Dr. Jonathan Hull
Dr. Jonathan Hull was born and raised in Illinois. He is a graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic, 1995. He then moved to Indiana and became the owner of the Hull Chiropractic Clinic in 2000. Read More