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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: No good data one way or the other. If it works for you, use it.
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Dr. Vasu Brown
34 years experience Integrative Medicine
Good: Is it good periodically to do inversion table and do this after any spinal strain or injury. The procedure to tilt can be slower if you have issues wi ... Read More

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Potentially : An inversion table is a mild but generally safe way to apply traction to the lumbar spine at home. Results vary, but I do have some patients with chr ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
20 years experience Family Medicine
No: At 38 you should not be loosing height- if you are then you need further eval.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
29 years experience Rheumatology
Perhaps: There it's scoliosis playing a role exacerbated by disc flattening. Be evaluated by orthopedic.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Height : No.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Inversion table: You should feel relief while on the table and every time you use it. Over time the benefits of reduced pain appear.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: It can help to take the pressure off the lower back and can help with the pain.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zachariah George
15 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes, but...: Yes, you can use an inversion table to get symptomatic relief that is temporary. However it will not solve the structural problem provided you are sy ... Read More
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
40 years experience Anesthesiology
NO!: Inversion will increase your intra ocular pressure! bad idea in pre-existing glaucoma.
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Use as directed: They relieve some symptoms but do not solve any problems. Usually those who use them get temporary relief from the symptoms, but the relief is not lon ... Read More

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