What is the COX flexion-distraction technique?

Cox Flexion-Distraction Technique is a non-surgical, doctor-controlled, hands-on spinal manipulation performed by a chiropractic back pain specialist with the patient lying on The Cox Flexion-Distraction table, a specially designed chiropractic instrument. This table permits the effective administration of flexion-distraction and spinal decompression adjustment and manipulation.

Well-researched and documented, flexion-distraction and decompression help relieve spinal pain and return patients to their desired quality of life by …

Reducing pressure between vertebral discs
Widening the spinal canal foraminal area by as much as 28%
Reducing pressure on the spinal nerves
Returning motion to the spinal joints.

The Cox Flexion-Distraction Technique is ideal for managing conditions causing low back and leg pain as well as neck and arm pain.

It also reduces pain attributable to . . .

Disc herniation
Slipped disc
Ruptured disc
Facet syndrome
StenosisSpondylolisthesis
Post-surgical continued pain (pain after back surgery)

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