Underwater spine traction is considered one of the most advanced medical techniques, which combines methods of water impact and traction of the body. Before its performance, X-ray examination or MRI of the spine is required.
Indications for use:
- disk herniation
- compression radiculopathy
- lumbar ischialgia with the pain syndrome
Spine traction is used in the therapeutic and prophylactic purposes. The method is designed for treatment of the disease or injury of the musculoskeletal system of different severity. The number of extension procedures is determined by the attending physician, who also calculates the load weight and the duration of each procedure.
What is underwater traction? The therapeutic effect of underwater spine traction is due to single-step impact of warm mineral water with high content of bromine and traction on the patient. The result is complete relaxation of muscles, distance between the adjacent vertebrae increases, blood circulation and trophic processes in intervertebral discs improve.
Underwater spine traction in our health resort is performed only by specialists, if required preliminary X-ray examination is available. The physician will prescribe necessary procedures, determine the load weight, and determine the repetition frequency. Typically, the procedure is prescribed as a course of different duration depending on the disease and the individual patient. You can be assured of complete safety of the procedure. Subsequently, the physician recommends excluding intensive physical exercise, as well as changes in temperature and sudden movements.
Spinal traction is performed in the specialised tub UNBESCHEIDEN from well-known German manufacturer of equipment for health resorts and health care institutions.
*Procedures are prescribed as a course depending on the disease and the individual characteristics of a person.