What is Spinal Decompression?

Spinal Decompression is the result of traction when negative pressure is created withini the disc during traction. There are different types of traction. One common type of traction is Intersegmental Traction. This is a common modality used by chiropractors and physical therapists.

Uses for Spinal Decompression

  • Bulging, prolapsed, or herniated discs
  • Fall from height
  • Sports accident
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal Arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Neck pain
  • Pain radiating down the arm
  • “Pinched nerves”

Spine Therapy & Treatment in Singapore

Singapore Sports and Orthopaedic Clinic offers various therapies & treatment methods for Spine related conditions. Our specialist doctors have more than 20 years of experience in this field. Located conveniently at Gleneagles Medical Centre we offer same day X-ray, MRI and insurance E-filing facilities.