4 doctors weighed in:

Are vertebral decompression machines effective?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Bolesta
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

Strong scientific evidence is lacking.

In brief: No

Strong scientific evidence is lacking.
Dr. Michael Bolesta
Dr. Michael Bolesta
Thank
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: As effective as any

Other form of spine traction such as an inversion table.

In brief: As effective as any

Other form of spine traction such as an inversion table.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified,
38 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors