Non-Surgical treatments

Carolina Spine and Neurosurgery Rehabilitation Center sees mainly non-surgical patients with the following treatment programs available:
  • McKenzie Exercises
  • Myofascial Release (Barnes and Upledger)
  • Manual Therapy
  • Cranial Sacral (Barnes)
  • General Conditioning
  • Inversion Therapy
  • Mechanical Traction
  • Aquatics
  • Balance and Vestibular Training
  • Massage by licensed massage therapist
  • Posture Evaluation
  • Body Mechanics Instruction
  • Electrical Stimulation (Interferential, High Volt)
  • TENS application
  • Brace application for spine
  • Ultrasound
  • Ice and Heat
  • Paraffin
Non-surgical patients are evaluated by a Physical Therapist. The patient and therapist develop an appropriate program that they agree would be possible for patient to succeed. The program is then monitored and adjusted as patient progresses to an eventual home exercise program.