Cox Flexion-Distraction technique is a specialized, research-proven treatment technique designed to relieve back and neck pain associated with joint, nerve, and intervertebral disc problems. Flexion distraction is performed using a specially engineered treatment table that gently pulls and stretches the spine. This distraction motion, along with specific hand contacts applied by the doctor along the spine works to free-up restrictions in tight joints and ligaments, and opens up compressed joint spaces to relieve pressure from painful discs and irritated nerve roots.
The goal of Cox Flexion-Distraction is to resolve back and neck pain as quickly as possible, and is ideally suited for many common lower back and neck pain conditions, including:
Follow the video link on the right to see Cox Flexion-Distraction technique in action