Cox Flexion Distraction

Cox Flexion Distraction is one of the best-researched chiropractic techniques for manipulating the spine. Also known as Flexion-Distraction Therapy, the Cox Flexion Distraction technique aims to decompress the joints for ultimate patient relief. This technique is a welcome non-surgical treatment option for people with musculoskeletal and pain-related issues.


Our expert chiropractors at Creek Chiropractic Center in Beavercreek, OH, are well-versed in the Cox Flexion Distraction technique and recommend the treatment, particularly for people with disc misalignment and spinal injuries. Read below to learn more about Cox Flexion Distraction.

What Can the Cox Flexion Distraction Address?

Most people visit our chiropractor due to common issues like lower back pain, muscle stiffness, and leg pain. What most patients are unaware of is that there may be a serious underlying condition that’s causing these symptoms.

The Cox Flexion Distraction technique addresses the core issues that ultimately alleviate common patient symptoms. Some ailments that the Cox Flexion Distraction technique can help address are the following:

  • Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Ruptured disc
  • Disc herniation
  • Facet syndrome
  • Slipped disc

How Does the Cox Flexion Distraction Technique Work?

Cox Flexion Distraction is one of the oldest chiropractic techniques effective for people with disc or spinal issues. Our chiropractors use specific table-assisted movements, manual spine stretching, spinal disc compression, and targeted pressure to perform the technique on patients. Cox Flexion Distraction works to facilitate various changes in the affected areas, including:

  • Re-aligning dislocated herniated discs
  • Relieving pent-up pressure on the nerves and discs
  • Widening the spinal canal diameter
  • Draining excess waste from the spinal and disc canal
  • Reclaiming normal function of intervertebral joints
  • Alleviate numbness, inflammation, weakness, and pain along the spine

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Who Can Benefit from Cox Flexion Distraction Treatment?

Our chiropractor may use spinal adjustment techniques to decompress or stretch the spine. To perform these movements, the patient lies on a special table with various moving parts and also assists in gently stretching the affected areas. You can benefit from Cox Flexion Distraction treatment if you have the following:

  • Strains and sprains
  • Herniated discs or related disc injuries
  • Neck pain and back pain
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Whiplash injuries
  • Osteoarthritis and arthritis
  • Misaligned vertebrate

The Cox Flexion Distraction technique is also super effective in improving posture, increasing circulation, increasing range of motion, and enhancing nerve communication.

This treatment is preferred because it is gentle and not as forceful as most chiropractic techniques. The process is pleasant, relaxing, and pain-free. Many patients confess to significant improvement and pain relief after the first and second sessions.

Cox Flexion Distraction Treatment

Chiropractors use different techniques to improve symptoms, but most prefer the Cox Flexion Distraction techniques. It’s the leading chiropractic pain management system for patients with posture irregularities, accident injuries, and joint or spinal problems.

Are you ready to bid good riddance to the pain? Contact Creek Chiropractic Center in Beavercreek, OH, for treatment and pain relief for people with sciatica, slipped discs, and other related issues. Call our office at (937) 789-7341 to schedule an appointment.

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