Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc Works to Deliver Back Pain Relief Goals You Want05/03/2022Results. Pain Relief. That’s what our Fort Wayne back pain and neck pain patients seek from our Fort Wayne chiropractic care. Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc realizes this and delivers this with reasonable expectations in concert with our spine pain patients desire. Relief is possible. We’ll talk about how, how much, and when. PATIENT INPUT REGARDING WHAT RELIEF MEANS Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc always puts our back pain and neck pain patients at the core of care. We pay attention to what our Fort Wayne chiropractic patients want to do that they can’t do presently. It makes sense to put such a goal/goals at the center of care! A review of 12 studies about the non-surgical care of chronic low back pain indicates that patient-led goal setting is effective in and of itself as a treatment element to attaining desired back pain relief. (1) This is welcome news to the millions of annual chronic low back pain sufferers. They can help in their own relief! That is why we ask our Fort Wayne back pain and neck pain sufferers what they want to do that they can’t do now. The one thing - or several things – our patients want to do motivate all of us1! SURGICAL OR NON-SURGICAL Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc intentionally wants to establish realistic expectations that motivate all of us. Many Fort Wayne back pain sufferers deliberate if surgery is better/quicker than non-surgical, chiropractic spinal manipulative care. A recent article offers a few ideas on surgery for lumbar disc herniation due to pre- and post-surgery issues: (A) evidence that immune/auto-immunity may play a role in spontaneous resolution of a lumbar disc herniation, (B) documented long-term complications of lumbar spine fusion (adjacent segment disease, implant failure, etc.), (C) systemic and local reactions to metal instrumentation, (D) ambiguous parameters as to when and for what conditions spinal implant removal may be warranted, and (E) postoperative lumbar spinal stiffness. (2) With these ideas in mind, let’s look at another report that focuses on the immediate beneficial effects of spinal mobilization for low back pain sufferers: decreased muscle stiffness, elasticity, and tone. Admittedly, baseline stiffness, BMI, waist circumference and sex may impact the outcomes. (3) At Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc, our Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management is shown beneficial for a range of patient conditions. HOW CHIROPRACTIC CAN HELP WITH RELIEF…AND IN WHAT TIMEFRAME Fort Wayne chiropractic care of back and neck pain cares for a variety of spinal conditions in patients of all sizes and shapes. Published studies about Cox® Technic have shown how spinal stiffness may play a role in positive outcomes. Spinal manipulation via Cox® Technic may be delivered in the gentlest manner in several doctor-controlled situations that are comfortable for the patient. Exercise and nutrition complement the treatment plan. (For wine lovers, new nutritional research stated the benefits of reservatrol and its anti-oxidant effects in reducing the progression of intervertebral disc degeneration at the mitochondrial cell level by eliminating reactive oxygen species! (4)) Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc has a way to help our patients get what they want: results. CONTACT Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Robert Patterson on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he illustrates the realistic expectations regarding the treatment outcomes of The Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management. Make your Fort Wayne chiropractic appointment now. We are ready to hear what you want to do, what you miss doing, and what you expect from chiropractic care so that we may meet those goals together realistically. Set up your visit soon! « View All Featured Articles"This information and website content is not intended to diagnose, guarantee results, or recommend specific treatment or activity. It is designed to educate and inform only. Please consult your physician for a thorough examination leading to a diagnosis and well-planned treatment strategy. See more details on the DISCLAIMER page. Content is reviewed by Dr. James M. Cox I."