What is Mechanical Traction?

Mechanical traction is a technique used to treat low back, neck and radiating arm and leg pain. This machine gently decompresses the joints to relieve pain and enhance the healing process. 

What Injuries can Traction Treat?

This therapy can be very effective in relieving pain associated with:

  • Disc herniations 

  • Degenerative discs

  • Posterior facet syndrome

How can Traction Help Me?

If you are dealing with any of the above injuries this unloading of the joint may help improve:

  • Posterior joint and facet movement and function.

  • Ligament extensibility and normal motion.

  • Encourage better disc hydration/nutrition for long-term benefit.