The Gold Coast Chiropractor

Manipulation Eases Disc Herniations


A new study found that spinal manipulation is MORE effective for alleviating pain and improving function for patients with low back disc herniations than other therapies.
If you or someone you know suffers from low back pain, call our office today to see how we can help.
Here is the study ->


In the treatment of lumbar disc herniation, oblique pulling spinal manipulation presented with a higher effective rate than acupuncture and lumbar traction. Manipulation had a favorable effect in alleviating pain, and modified oblique pulling manipulation had significant superiority in improving lumbar function when compared with lumbar traction.