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Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn Uses the "Most Commonly Used" Cox® Technic to Relieve Ashburn Spinal Stenosis Related Back Pain

Stenosis. If you are of a certain age, you probably are familiar with spinal stenosis. You have felt its painful results yourself or someone close to you does. Spinal stenosis causes back pain, neck pain, arm pain and/or leg pain (sciatica). It’s not much fun at all! No magic pill heals it or prevents it. But chiropractic care incorporating the gentle Cox® Technic flexion distraction spinal manipulation system may relieve it, gradually and steadily. Once on the other side of spinal stenosis’ pain, Ashburn chiropractic patients are well educated as to do what they can to decrease the chances of future incidents, prepared with exercises, diet tips, daily activities’ alteration tips, and the knowledge that Ashburn chiropractic care at Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn can help.


One of the first ever written and peer-review published papers by Dr. Cox, developer of Cox® Technic flexion distraction, was about stenosis. (1) More recently, a comparison study of flexion distraction treatment to conservative treatment for patients with spinal stenosis revealed that flexion distraction spinal manipulation was more valuable for pain reduction and disability improvement. (2) Another study showed that Cox® flexion distraction manipulation brought about pain improvement by 76% and disability by 73%. (3) Today, one of the newest published papers indicates that there is indication that chiropractic care is potentially beneficial for patients experiencing pain of lumbar spinal stenosis. It additionally stresses that chiropractic treatments of spinal stenosis are most often flexion-distraction manipulation. (4) That’s true at Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn! Ashburn spinal stenosis patients obtain relief with our Ashburn chiropractic services.


Neurogenic claudication frequently comes with lumbar spinal stenosis, producing cramping leg pain for its Ashburn sufferers. Researchers discovered that treatments two times a week including manual therapy like lumbar spine flexion distraction (generic term for Cox® Technic spinal manipulation), soft tissue and neural mobilization, chiropractic spinal manipulation, and muscle stretching along with structured home-based exercises, and instruction of self-management strategies resulted in improved outcomes (pain, disability, walking ability, treatment satisfaction). (5) Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn follows a similar chiropractic care system with our Ashburn spinal stenosis patients. Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn treats the whole person, not just the pain.

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Troy McColman on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about chiropractic care of spinal stenosis using Cox® Technic spinal manipulation.

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Schedule a Ashburn chiropractic appointment with Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn for spinal stenosis related pain relief. Poulin Chiropractic of Herndon and Ashburn's back pain specialist is experienced with gentle, safe protocols of Cox® Technic to supply relief and help control future pain caused by spinal stenosis, no matter how old you are.

Ashburn chiropractic care of spinal stenosis related back pain is effective using Cox® Technic flexion distraction.  
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