Fort Myers Office

6150 Diamond Centre Court, Bldg.100

Fort Myers, FL 33912

Off Metro Parkway near Gulf Coast Hospital.

Phone: 239-768-6396

Port Charlotte Office

3380 Tamiami Trail, Unit 3

Port Charlotte, FL 33952

Phone: 941-467-1666

Naples Office

5668 Strand Court

Naples, FL 34110

Phone: 239-687-2165

Clermont Office

821 Oakley Seaver Drive

Clermont, FL 34711

Phone: 407-614-5900

Lady Lake Office

733 County Road 466

Lady Lake, FL 32159

Phone: 352-775-3339

Sun City Center Office

137 S. Pebble Beach Blvd, Unit 204

Sun City Center, FL 33573

Phone: 813-530-2799

Winter Park Office

1573 W. Fairbanks, Suite 200

Winter Park, FL 32789

Phone: 407-637-8300

Resources & Clinical Research

Results of clinical studies demonstrate that VAX-D is an effective treatment for the management of patients with chronic back pain.

An outcome study on 778 patients and a prospective randomized, controlled study both reported approximately 70% success rates and improvements in functional outcomes for patients suffering from disc-related chronic back pain.

In addition, several research articles have been published examining the mechanism of action of VAX-D. Studies on the effects of VAX-D on intradiscal pressures have been reported, and its effects on sensory nerve dysfunction in with low back pain and radiculopathy.

Studies that utilized CPT Neurometry and Dermatomal Somatosensory Evoked Potentials (DSSEP’s) have demonstrated nerve decompression following VAX-D Therapy.

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Study after study shows…

VAX-D Is Proven Effective

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A recent two and one-half year study sponsored by Independence Blue Cross (Arch Phys Med Rehab Vol 89, February 2008) has also confirmed the effectiveness of VAX-D. The purpose of the study was to determine short- and long-term outcomes after VAX-D treatment in a large sample (296 subjects) of patients with activity-limiting low back pain that had failed at least two previous, non-surgical treatments. The study showed that patients had significantly improved pain and disability scores at end of treatment, at 30 days and at 180 days post-discharge.

Published Credibility: The textbook ‘The Practice of Minimally Invasive Spinal Technique – 2005 Edition’ (published by the American College of Physicians and The American Academy of Minimally Invasive Spinal Medicine & Surgery) has now devoted an entire chapter to VAX-D treatment. The textbook states “VAX-D should not be considered traction in the traditional sense but as decompression. VAX-D is the only non-invasive treatment that has been proven to decompress the disc.”

Patient Study: VAX-D was successful in 71% of the 778 cases. “The pain, activity and mobility scores were all greatly improved after therapy. VAX-D by its unique design may more precisely address the physiology of persistent low back pain than other therapies. We consider it to be a front-line treatment for back pain, and post-surgical patients with persistent pain or ‘Failed Back Syndrome’ should not be considered candidates for further surgery until a trial of VAX-D has been tried”.