Chiropractic adjustments are common therapeutic treatments that can relieve and prevent injuries such as lower back and neck pain. During these simple procedures, chiropractors use their hands or small instruments to apply short pressure to specific spinal joints. By applying this pressure, structural alignment is adjusted to improve your body’s physical function.
Cox Technique is nonsurgical, hands-on spinal manipulation performed with the patient lying on The Cox Table which is specially a designed chiropractic instrument. This table permits the effective administration of flexion-distraction and decompression adjustment and manipulation.
Cox Technic is appropriate for conditions causing low back and leg pain as well as neck and arm pain. It also reduces pain attributable to …
• Disc herniation
• A slipped disc
• A ruptured disc
• Facet syndrome
• Other conditions
After undergoing a full examination that helps the doctor reach a specific diagnosis of the spine condition, the patient lies face down on a Cox Table and tolerance testing is performed to ensure that the treatment will not further aggravate the condition. While performing the treatment, the physician concentrates on one vertebral motion segment at a time.