This relaxing type of mechanical traction tends to be a crowd favorite. As patients relax, the machine rolls up and down the spine (almost like a mechanical foam roller). Intersegmental Traction works by exercising the muscles and ligaments, stimulating important acupressure points to promote healing, and by separating the vertebrae to allow blood flow to the discs.
Depending on your age, health history, and presentation, digital films may be taken on your initial visit. This vital information will aid in developing the most effective treatment plan for you and alert Dr. Horak of any serious spinal conditions that may otherwise be left unseen.
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