If any practitioner tells you that they are re-aligning you, run. What we do know though is that spinal manipulations create a neurophysiological affect that can down regulate pain and create a window to allow patient/client to work on performing meaningful movement with less pain.
Side note: Each of these authors wrote their own articles without knowing what the others were writing. Do you see a common thread???
Shout out to The Prehab Guys for making this happen, and the rest of the authors: Zach Long, DPT, SCS, PES; Jarod Hall, PT, DPT, CSCS; Michael Mash, DPT, Cert. TMM, CSCS, FMS; Dr. Joel Seedman, PhD, CSCS, ACSM, FMS; Perry Nickelston, DC, NKT, SFMA; MoveU |The Back Pain Guys – Dr. Mike Wasilisin and Andrew Dettelbach; Mitch Babcock, PT, DPT, SFMA