Spinal Decompression FAQs

Top Chiropractic Practice in Smithtown & West Islip, NY

Long Island Chiropractic & Physical Therapy, with locations in West Islip, NY, and Smithtown, NY, is the top chiropractic practice in the area. We offer a full range of chiropractic treatments, including spinal decompression. Spinal decompression is an effective method of treatment for certain conditions. Read on to learn the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding spinal decompression.  

Doctor with spine

What Sort of Conditions Can Spinal Decompression Treat?

Spinal decompression is used primarily for spinal disk injuries. These injuries can be located anywhere along the spine. Spinal disk injuries can be caused by any kind of traumatic event or even some form of degenerative illness, such as from sports, a car accident, or degenerative disk disease.

Is It Safe?

Spinal decompression is a very safe treatment when performed by trained and experienced professionals. Of course, the staff at our locations are trained and experienced professionals. You will be very safe when they administer the spinal decompression treatment.

Is the Treatment Painful?

Many people who are interested in spinal decompression therapy are worried about the treatment being painful. This is an understandable concern, as the spinal disk injuries that they may be dealing with are likely extremely painful. However, spinal decompression therapy not painful when performed properly. In fact, it can help relieve a great deal of the pain that you may have from your spinal disk injury. 

What Sort of Technology Is Used for This Treatment?

Most people associate chiropractors with spinal adjustments. This therapy is usually performed by hand. However, our chiropractors do have access to the latest and most advanced chiropractic technology. This helps us treat our patients more effectively. Spinal decompression therapy is performed with a special machine that is custom-made for this specific type of treatment.

Contact Us Today for an Appointment

Long Island Chiropractic & Physical Therapy has locations in both Smithtown, NY, and West Islip, NY. We offer all of the most effective chiropractic treatments at our locations, including spinal decompression. If you have any questions about our practices or about the services that we offer, visit our website or give us a call. One of our associates will happily give you all of the information that you might need. Also, we can help you make an appointment for a convenient time. Contact us today for an appointment. You can reach our Smithtown location at 631-724-1991 and our West Islip location at 631-661-1400.

Locations

Find us on the map

Smithtown Office
20 Gilbert Ave Smithtown, NY 11787

West Islip Office
786 Montauk Highway West Islip, NY 11795

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Smithtown Office

Monday:

9:00 am-12:30 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

8:00 am-12:30 pm

3:00 pm-6:30 pm

Thursday:

3:00 pm-6:30 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-12:30 pm

Saturday:

8:30 am-11:30 am

Sunday:

Closed

West Islip Office

Monday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-2:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Saturday:

Emergency

Sunday:

Closed

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