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Spinal Decompression

Spinal Decompression Therapy at The Matlock Center

High end spinal decompression tables for herniated disc treatments and illustration of lumbar disc herniation.

Spinal Decompression Therapy involves stretching the spine, using a traction table or similar motorized device. The goal of the treatment is to relieve pressure off of an effected nerve thus relieving neck,back, arm, hand, leg and/or foot pain / numbness / tingling. These symptoms can be commonly related to a vertebral disc bulge or disc herniation with an impingement of a spinal nerve. At The Matlock Center we use Spinal Decompression Therapy in conjunction with Physical Therapy when treating herniated or bulging discs. In some cases conservative Chiropractic adjustments may also be utilized, when warranted. This spinal decompression procedure is recognized as a: nonsurgical therapy (as opposed to surgical spinal decompression, such as laminectomy and microdiscectomy).

Conditions or Symptoms we treat using Spinal Decompression:

  • Herniated Discs
  • Bulging Discs
  • Inflamed Discs 
  • "Pinched Nerves"
  • Sciatica
  • Numbness and Tingling in the Arms, Hands, Legs, and Feet
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Arm, Hand Leg, and Foot Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • and More....                                                                    

If you have any questions regarding Spinal Decompression Therapy or to see if SDT is right for you. Please call the office to schedule a Free Consultation and MRI reading with one of our qualified Physicians. Serving Phillipsburg NJ, Easton PA, Stewartsville NJ, Washington NJ and surrounding areas.