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Nonsurgical Spinal Decompression


Surgery should often be considered the absolute last resort as it comes with a wide range of risk factors and often has minimal benefits.

Nonsurgical spinal decompression is a non-invasive alternative to back surgery

Relief From Back and Neck Pain

  • Diagnostic Range of Motion and Pain Analysis
  • Full Medical Review
  • Detailed Examination with our Medical Provider
  • Digital X-Rays (if needed)
  • Personalized Treatment Plan

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Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression


If you suffer from chronic back pain, you’ve probably wondered if there’s a solution that will restore your mobility and increase quality of life. In this case, spinal decompression may be right for you.

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Searching for a spinal decompression chiropractor near you? Chronic Care of Richmond’s chiropractic care services offers nonsurgical spinal decompression therapy as an alternative to traditional medicine methods that rely on medication to mask the pain, or surgery that requires significant recovery time.

Is Spinal Decompression Right For Me?


Spinal decompression may be the right choice if you experience:

  • Chronic back or neck pain
  • Sciatic pain
  • Bulging or herniated disks
  • Degenerative disk disease
  • Posterior facet syndrome
  • Injured or damaged spinal nerves
  • Spinal stenosis
  • And more...

The best way to determine if you’re a candidate and can benefit from chiropractic spinal decompression therapy is to visit a specialist like those at Chronic Care of Richmond.

What is Spinal Decompression?

Spinal decompression therapy is a non-invasive procedure designed to reduce pressure in the spine, increase blood flow between the spinal disks and encourage the body’s natural healing process.

Lasting lower back pain can take over your life, and finding relief can take over one’s thoughts. Gently stretching the spine with spinal decompression changes the force and position of the spine, taking the pressure off the spinal disks.

Spinal disks are the gel-like cushions between the vertebrae in your spine. When compressed, any bulging disks are aggravated by the lack of space to expand or move back into position.

Taking the pressure off of spinal disks by visiting a decompression chiropractor can help promote the body to heal by encouraging the proper flow of water, oxygen and nutrient-rich fluids in the body. For bulging disks, it creates negative pressure to give the disks space to retract into place.

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Alternative to Surgery

As chronic pain specialists, we provide proven alternative treatment options. Our goal is to help you avoid unnecessary surgery and medications.

Non-Invasive No Medication / Recovery

Our non-narcotic, non-invasive procedures treat our patient's root cause, and require little to no downtime.

Safe Minimal Side Effects

We specialize in safe, effective treatments that help patients heal naturally without worry of side effects or long recovery.

Effective Long-term Results

All of our treatment programs offer the potential for long-term, lasting results for multiple chronic conditions.

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Why put yourself through the risks and expenses of surgery when there are viable alternatives? Contact us today to learn if spinal decopression is the right therapeutic option for your chronic pain.

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During spinal decompression, a patient will typically be fitted with a harness and lay face down or up on a specially designed, computer-controlled table. The chiropractor will be able to tailor and fit the table and appointment to meet your specific needs.

A visit to a decompression chiropractor usually lasts no longer than 30 minutes. For the treatment to be most effective, patients should expect to have several return visits.

A spinal decompression appointment can help relieve symptoms originating from the nerves or spinal cord, like:

  • Pain
  • Numbness
  • Tingling
  • Weakness

Benefits of Spinal Decompression for Pain

Spinal decompression is a gentle and non-invasive procedure that requires little to no recovery time. As an alternative to traditional pain relief methods, some individuals may wonder how beneficial it can be.

By stimulating the body to encourage healing itself, spinal decompression therapy can be beneficial to those looking to avoid surgery or pain medication.

In addition to relieving chronic back pain, spinal decompression can help with:

  • Improved Posture

    Many back pain issues begin with poor posture or incorrect lifting that misaligns the spine. A series of chiropractic spinal decompression appointments can dramatically assist with improving posture and setting a solid foundation to avoid future issues.

  • Instant Relief

    Since spinal decompression stretches and helps to align the spine, many patients can see - and feel - results after just one appointment. Taking the pressure off the spine can provide instant relief, but long-term results will require more than one appointment.

Finding a chiropractor near you and receiving spinal decompression therapy is greatly beneficial to anyone who needs instant relief without a long recovery.

Does Spinal Decompression Really Work?

Spinal decompression therapy is a well-studied form of treatment with a positive success rate. The general consensus is a success rate of between 71-81%, with many patients reporting a significant reduction in pain by the end of their treatments.

Today’s spinal decompression therapy sessions at Chronic Care of Richmond use cutting-edge technology and professional equipment to provide increased mobility and range of motion. It is a safe and researched treatment with proven benefits. Those with bulging disks or other back pain can find relief through methods other than surgery. Chronic Care of Richmond often combines spinal decompression with other therapies to provide a whole-body treatment meant to provide lasting results and treat the source of pain.

Recovery From Spinal Decompression

With traditional medicine and surgery, the recovery process is always a concern. Surgery carries the risk of infection, poor results and long recovery periods. Prescription pain medications, typically prescribed post-surgery, are habit-forming and carry the risk of addiction.

As an alternative, visiting a spinal decompression chiropractor provides a natural alternative that doesn’t require any recovery time - and can give instant results. Nonsurgical decompression therapy is non-invasive, which means you’ll be able to walk out the door right after your appointment.


Spinal Decompression Chiropractor Near You

Finding a solution to chronic back pain with long-term results is often a frustrating journey. At Chronic Care of Richmond, we offer safe, cutting-edge treatments to provide patients with long-term relief. Our holistic approach uses chiropractic adjustments and even diet and lifestyle modifications to provide individualized treatment and solutions to chronic pain.

A visit to a chiropractor close by might just be the step you need to find lasting relief. Book a consultation with Chronic Care to determine if a spinal decompression chiropractor is the right choice for you!

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Meet Our Team


Chronic Care of Richmond, Dr. Bryant Snyder
Chronic Care of Richmond, Jenneane Snyder
Chronic Care of Richmond, Trish Gibbs
Chronic Care of Richmond, Abby M. Rickel
Chronic Care of Richmond, Tiffany Lewis
Chronic Care of Richmond, Sherema Griffin
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We're value-driven and results-oriented. Our best endorsement is from our own patients!

I have experienced long suffering from a severe back injury that occurred more than 15 years ago. I have been coming to Chronic Care for more than 5 years. Dr. Snyder is highly skilled and his adjustments are very effective.
— Rose Giles
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Very informative and answered all my questions. Thanks !
— Randy Hoffman
Posted July 19th 2022
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Amber with Chronic Care of Richmond has the best personality!! I hope the others helping me thru this ordeal are as well! I'm looking forward to getting to know them all.❤
— Dana Hall
Posted July 14th 2022
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Had my initial appointment and met with Amber - she was great. The pricing, which of course is gone over at the very end, was too much for me. It's $1,797.00!! They do offer financing which is great but its still $300 for 6 months or $200 for 9 months.... I just couldn't swing it but with what they offer I believe this...
— M Meeks
Posted July 2nd 2022
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We had learned of Dr. Snyder‘s practice from a good friend who had stem cell replacement therapy for damaged knee cartilage. We scheduled an appointment and were greeted by a thoroughly professional team of providers. We asked the appropriate questions and the answers we were given made us confident enough to proceed...
— Debbie Duffy
Posted June 24th 2022
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Amber was very informative and tactful. Looking forward to working with them.
— Carl Russell
Posted June 15th 2022
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All of the staff was very nice. I mostly worked with Amber but she broke everything down for me so well and was very patient as we tried to figure out the best financial route for me. Also this place is WAY cheaper than others I’ve looked into
— LeNae McEachin
Posted June 10th 2022
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Very nice staff and going to help me with my back problems I am telling every they are the best
— Gregory Brown
Posted May 27th 2022
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Abby was great. Program seemed easy. However, the medicine drops I was allergic to. They were very prompt to fix the whole situation and made everything right . Great business and very honest people. I couldn’t do the program but definitely recommend!!
— Jennifer Antle
Posted May 23rd 2022
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Amber was very sweet. Enjoyed talking about the program with her.
— Joy Harris-Cobb
Posted May 16th 2022
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The people that works there were very polite and professional 🥰🙏🏾💪🏽
— Myra Baugh
Posted April 19th 2022
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Staff was welcoming and very thorough with explaining the program. Impressive !
— Linda C
Posted March 21st 2022
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Program was explained and I was given an opportunity to ask questions. Service today was great and would recommend to others.
— Gwendolyn Owens
Posted March 7th 2022
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Amazing program!!
— Beth Kennedy
Posted March 4th 2022
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I learned a lot during my session. The staff was friendly and courteous. The doctor was very honest about what he could and could not do for me. I will definitely be going back.
— Mildred Britton
Posted March 1st 2022
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Very friendly staff. The Doctor is thorough and really cares.
— William Hoover
Posted February 15th 2022
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I just had a consultation today and x-rays done . The staff and Dr. Synder were professional and friendly. I have to come back to discuss what procedure would be best for me.
— Gina Brown
Posted February 14th 2022
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Staff was friendly and kept me informed of what was going on. Dr was patient and explained what was going on with my back, leg, and groin. I was very pleased that after seeing 3 other Drs I was finally able to find an answer to my pain.
— Christine Peyton
Posted February 8th 2022
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I was anxious to get stated on the Weight Loss RVA program and Courtney stepped up with all of the information. She gave me a booklet explaining everything about how the plan works, some good pointers about working the diet, and some great recipes. She also gave me a lovely 64-oz water bottle. I start tomorrow and i...
— Gayle Lowry
Posted January 13th 2022
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Great initial consultation! Looking forward to seeing how this works! Will have a follow-up review!
— Amy Foster
Posted January 10th 2022
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