4 doctors weighed in:
Can you explain what exactly is done with spine manipulation?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Larry Armstrong
Neurosurgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Moving bones
Similar to popping your knuckles, spinal manipulation involves moving the bones to re-align them to a normal architecture.
It helps to relieve pressure on nerves, tension on muscles, and can help relieve pain. Restoration of normal curvature and function is the goal.

In brief: Moving bones
Similar to popping your knuckles, spinal manipulation involves moving the bones to re-align them to a normal architecture.
It helps to relieve pressure on nerves, tension on muscles, and can help relieve pain. Restoration of normal curvature and function is the goal.
Dr. Larry Armstrong
Dr. Larry Armstrong
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Andrea Brand
Board Certified,
6M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors