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We are setting the standard and leading the way for the non-surgical Spinal Decompression to become the treatment of choice for those suffering with chronic, severe, disc related back pain.
Old-fashioned, house-call dedication with 21st century technology. When your care is under the direction of Skyline Health Group, its all about the patient! Our goal is extraordinary personalized care that is difficult or impossible to find elsewhere.
Our Goal is to create valuable and lasting relationships with those that honor us with the privilege of caring for their most prized possession, their health. Our Number One source of New Patients comes from referrals from our existing patients. The more love we give, the more that seems to come back to us. It is in our best interest to satisfy your every need. We succeed often in medically unresponsive cases. If you have "tried everything" this may be your last stop. "
Spinal Decompression has been the most important medical advance in the non-surgical, noninvasive treatment of Back Pain in the past 10 years. This FDA cleared Spinal Decompression Technology is presently being utilized by neurologists, orthopedic surgeons, chiropractic physicians, family physicians, pain specialists, and physical therapists across the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia.
Spinal Decompression has quite frankly revolutionized our practice. We now can help patients that prior to Spinal Decompression would have had to live in pain for the rest of their lives. Patients come to us from all over. They come to us when other treatments have failed to give them relief.
Our practice utilizes the most advanced diagnostic technology available in order to accurately assess your concerns. Contact Us today and experience the Skyline Health Group difference!!!
Our Mission: To provide the highest standards of professional care in the non-surgical treatment of severe back and neck pain using the safest and most technologically advanced means available in a friendly and caring environment. Skyline Health Group is a group of California Doctors dedicated to providing a proven, safe and effective non-surgical options.
Lumbar Spinal Decompression Therapy: In the past, a patient suffering from disc problems usually was given pain medications, instructed to refrain from physical activities, referred for physical therapy, and when they were not progressing they were sent for spinal surgery. Conservative chiropractic care proved very helpful in many cases, yet there have been some cases when surgery seemed to be the only other option until now.
Cervical Spinal Decompression Therapy: This is a non-surgical option cleared by the FDA for cervical decompression. This technology marks another breakthrough in our commitment to providing the most effective solutions for our patients. Our system provides a comprehensive approach to the successful treatment of cervical pain, one of the most recognized problems in healthcare.
What is Spinal Decompression and how does it work? The Spinal Decompression table is a leader in non-surgical decompression treatment which is incorporated in a protocol which includes: warming of the tissue, Spinal Decompression, Anti-Inflammatory ice and healing nutrition, and strengthening exercises. Each gentle step of this 45 to 60 minute protocol is required and is so gentle patient regularly full asleep during treatment, pain-free for the first time in days, weeks or years.
The Decompression force separates the vertebrae, taking the pressure off the nerves and stopping the pain.
Spinal Decompression - How to Improve Your Quality of LifeFor thousands of people, spinal decompression has improved their quality of life. Those suffering for days, weeks and even years have found a pain-free life again.
The conditions below once diminished a person's quality of life. Spinal decompression therapy, a non-surgical, non-invasive treatment, has restored their quality of life.
• Herniated Disc
• Bulging Disc
• Slipped Disc
• Leg/Foot Pain/Numbness
• Degenerative Disc Disease
• Low Back Pain
• Spinal Stenosis
• Neck Pain
• Arm or Hand Pain/Numbness
• Failed Back Surgery
Frequently Asked Questions about Spinal decompression:
Who is a candidate for Hill Laboratories Evolution DT® Spinal Decompression?Spinal decompression was designed for those people who have been suffering from back pain, neck pain and sucessfully treats; disc bulges, disc herniations, stenosis, sciatica, facet syndrome and degenerative disc disease.
Why is this so effective?Spinal decompression therapy uses clinically proven principles to decompress the disc and spine. Decompression, the reduction of pressure inside the disc, facilitates the transfer of fluids, nutrients and oxygen back to the area and into the disc. The result: retraction of the bulging or herniated disc which provides a welcome relief of nerve pressure and healing of the disc.
What to expect, during a treatment.Spinal decompression therapy is extremely gentle, it's not uncommon for patients to fall asleep during treatment. Treatments are administered with the patient clothed and comfortably positioned on the table. Most patients find some relief of their symptoms during their first treatment.
The Back Facts
The epidemic of back pain is enormous: It's a $44 billion industry, it's the leading workers' comp injury, it's the leading reason for disability for people under the age of 45, it will strike 90% of all American adults, it's the second-leading surgical procedure, and it's only getting worse.
Up to 85% of the US Population will have Back Pain at some time in their life.
On any given day 6.5 million people are in bed because of back pain.
5.4 million Americans are disabled annually due to back pain.
An estimated 93 million workdays are lost each year due to back pain.
90% of all back pain resolves in 6-12 weeks.
5-10% of low back pain becomes chronic.
Only 20% of all back surgeries are successful after 2 years.
The total number of spine surgeries in the U.S. approaches 500,000 per year.
An estimated $45 - 54 billion is spent on the treatment of low back pain per year.
Spinal Decompression was created by a specialized team of engineers to meet the needs of today's patients, offering physicians the clinical outcomes they strive for, and patients the quality of life they deserve. With our focus on innovation, we are committed to utilizing the latest cutting-edge technology to improve the quality of life for those suffering from herniated discs, degenerative disc disease and other spinal injuries.
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The NEW Treatment for Low Back Pain… Spinal Decompression
Skyline Health Group offers the latest cutting edge technology in the non-surgical treatment of serious chronic lower back pain and sciatica. Our commitment to offering the highest quality of care resulted in the addition of the FDA cleared Spinal Decompression technology for the treatment of back pain due to:
Herniated and/or bulging discs
Degenerative disc disease
A relapse or failure following surgery
At Skyline Health Group, we are dedicated to improving the health and function of our patients. We do this by combining traditional chiropractic care with state-of-the-art technology to deliver an unprecedented level of service. Our results speak for themselves...
In the past, a patient suffering from disc problems usually was given pain medications, instructed to refrain from physical activities, referred for physical therapy, and when they weren't progressing they were sent for spinal surgery. Conservative chiropractic care proved very helpful in many cases, yet there have been some cases when surgery seemed to be the only other option… until now.
Today, you don't have to live with that pain anymore. Thanks to the concerted efforts of a team of top physicians and medical engineers, Spinal Decompression was developed to effectively treat lower back pain and sciatica resulting from herniated or deteriorated discs. Spinal Decompression not only significantly reduces back pain in many patients, but also enables the majority of patients to return to more active lifestyles.
Does Spinal Decompression really work?Spinal Decompression has been proven effective in relieving the pain associated with bulging and herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, sciatica, and even relapse or failed back surgery. Since its release, clinical studies have revealed an amazing success rate in treating lumbar disc related problems with Spinal Decompression. Click Here for How Spinal Decompression Works!
How does it work?Spinal Decompression uses state of the art technology to apply a distraction force to relieve nerve compression often associated with low back pain and sciatica.
How do I get started?Contact our office at 818-922-7755 to schedule an initial consultation with our Doctor to determine if you are a candidate for care with Spinal Decompression. After carefully studying your case history and exam findings, we will sit down and explain his recommended plan of action for you. After answering any questions you may have about the recommended plan, you may begin your care with Spinal Decompression.
What is Spinal Decompression Therapy?Spinal decompression therapy is a non-surgical traction based treatment outcome for herniated or bulging discs in the neck and lower back.
Anyone who has back, neck, arm or leg pain may be helped by spinal decompression therapy.
How many spinal decompression sessions will be needed and are they painful?The number of sessions needed and your specific treatment plan will be determined by the doctor after your examination.
In almost all cases, the treatments are completely painless. In fact, some patients fall asleep during the spinal decompression session
We chose the Chattanoga system manufactured by the Chattanooga Group, the premier manufacturer of physical medicine equipment.
More importantly, our two systems - yes, we have TWO complete systems to avoid patient wait time. We also selected the Chattanoga systems due to their ability to treat discs in both the neck and the low back.
What Makes Spinal Decompression Therapy so Effective?Doctor skill combined with the table and computerized traction head are the keys.
Proper assessment, correct positioning and the use of preprogrammed patterns of distraction and relaxation may reduce disc pressure allowing necessary nutrients to enliven and accelerate disc healing.
Who can benefit from Spinal Decompression Therapy?Anyone who has back pain or neck pain caused in whole or in part by a damaged disc may be helped by spinal decompression therapy.
These conditions include herniated, protruding or bulging discs, spinal stenosis, sciatica or even failed surgery.
Are there medical studies that document the effectiveness of Spinal Decompression Therapy?Yes! One study documented by MRI up to 90% reduction of disc herniations in 10 of 14 cases and other studies reported that the majority of herniated disc patients achieved "good" to "excellent" results after spinal decompression therapy.
Are there conditions where Spinal Decompression Therapy is not indicated?Spinal decompression therapy is not recommended for pregnant women, patients who have severe osteoporosis, severe obesity or severe nerve damage.
Spinal surgery with instrumentation (screws, metal plates or "cages") is also contraindicated. However, spinal decompression therapy after bone fusion or non-fusion surgery, can be performed.
Will Insurance Cover the Cost of My Spinal Decompression Program?
YES! Most insurance plans provide coverage for the cost of our spinal decompression program. While reimbursement can vary, your out-of-pocket expense for all needed services could be as little as your co-payment.
If you do not have health insurance, we offer CareCredit that will allow you to make 6 monthly payments with no interest. To apply for financing online and get instant approval in advance, just go to CareCredit.com., or ChaseHealthAdvance.com
Do most patients receive therapy and rehabilitative exercises in addition to Spinal Decompression Therapy?To reduce inflammation and assist the healing process, supporting structures are treated with passive therapies (ice/heat/muscle stimulation), chiropractic adjustments (as indicated) and/or active rehabilitation in order to strengthen the spinal musculature.
How do I get started?We want to make it easy for you to learn if you are a candidate for spinal decompression therapy. Just call our office at 818-922-7755 to arrange a consultation with one of our doctors.
Please remember to bring any MRI reports if available so the doctor can review them and best advise you about