Fort Wayne Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Relief at Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc08/22/2017Chiropractic relieves conditions like spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis is all around us today. Why? An aging population. We are all aging, and when we achieve a certain age, our bodies reward us with conditions like spinal stenosis. There’s no problem, though! Chiropractic care is a solution for many spinal stenosis pain patients. Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc offers gentle, evidence-based chiropractic care in the form of Cox Technic to help control and relieve back pain due to spinal stenosis.Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Lumbar spinal stenosis may result from any of a number of issues like a disc herniation, disc bulge or contained disc, synovial cyst. Any condition that shrinks the spinal canal area resulting in less space for the spinal nerves and other elements may bring about spinal stenosis and pain. Surgeons and medical device companies seek surgical means to reduce spinal stenosis and open the spinal canal space12. Conservative care back pain specialists like chiropractors and your Fort Wayne chiropractor at Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc pursue non-surgical means - like Fort Wayne spinal manipulation and mobilization which are shown to positively affect the water flow and diffusion into the disc, keeping it healthy (1) - to do the same thing: diminish spinal stenosis and widen the spinal canal area.Surgical vs Non-Surgical Care A comparison of surgical and conservative treatments of spinal stenosis explains that conservative care is better. At 6 months post-care – surgical or non-surgical – no significant differences are reported in the spinal stenosis patients. At 12 and 24 months post-care, the surgical spinal stenosis patients report higher disability scores. Surgical spinal stenosis patients experienced higher complication rates than the conservative care spinal stenosis patients. Based on their reviews of the published data, the researchers still do not feel that there is conclusive proof to endorse surgical or non-surgical care to lumbar spinal stenosis sufferers. (2) Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc offers that a trial of 30 days seeking 50% improvement for most Fort Wayne back pain patients with research-documented chiropractic care following the protocols of the Cox Technic System of Care. Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc is a good place to start!Early Improvement Under Care Those spinal stenosis patients who show 33% to 50% improvement in pain at 2 weeks of care have increased odds of 6 to 7 times higher to have 50% improvement at their 6 months’ disability follow up. (3) Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc seeks Fort Wayne pain relief as early as possible, and the treatment plan is established with this in mind. In some cases, a small number of patients, Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc may consult a Fort Wayne spinal stenosis patient daily in the beginning. Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc takes good care of our Fort Wayne lumbar spinal stenosis patients! And finally Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc relies on its experienced clinical judgment and evidence of a patient’s not improving as expected to order more imaging or schedule a surgical consultation as needed. (4) It is fully outlined in the algorithms of decision making that guide our Cox Technic system of spine pain management and lumbar spinal stenosis.Make an Appointment Listen in to a PODCAST about a patient with spinal stenosis helped with Cox Technic. Schedule your Fort Wayne chiropractic appointment today. Cox Chiropractic Medicine Inc offers experience in relieving Fort Wayne back pain because of spinal stenosis. « 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."