Video of underwater spinal traction

The method of treatment of the spine diseases by the traction effects (from the Latin — “Tractio” — traction). It is most often used to relieve radicular pain caused by degenerative diseases of intervertebral discs.

The underwater method has advantages over the dry one: it is more gentle, improves blood supply to the tissues and reduces the load on the spine when immersed in warm water, which leads to a decrease in muscle tone.


  • Back pain
  • Block of the vertebral motor segments
  • Muscle spasms
  • Inflammatory diseases of the spinal joints
  • Protrusions
  • Hernia

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