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How is nonsurgical spinal decompression done?

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You stay in your clothes. Your doctor will put you in a harness, then you'll lie on a special table that your doctor will control with a computer.

Treatment may last 30-45 minutes, and you may need 20 to 28 treatments over 5-7 weeks.

SOURCES:

American Spinal Decompression Association: "Spinal Decompression Therapy."

Daniel, D.M. 2007. Chiropractic and Osteopathy,

Cleveland Clinic: "Spinal Decompression Surgery."

Reviewed by Tyler Wheeler on May 17, 2019

SOURCES:

American Spinal Decompression Association: "Spinal Decompression Therapy."

Daniel, D.M. 2007. Chiropractic and Osteopathy,

Cleveland Clinic: "Spinal Decompression Surgery."

Reviewed by Tyler Wheeler on May 17, 2019

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