Welcome to TexStar Chiropractic’s "Therapy Thursday" instructional video series. If you are new here to our TexStar Chiropractic's Austin blog, you’ll soon discover this blog to be a fantastic free resource on ways to promote good spine and neck care. Before we get started on this first episode of our “Therapy Thursday” educational video series, here are two quick references to our most recent video series:
Today’s topic relates to a treatment service we deliver here at TexStar called “Spot Cryotherapy”. Spot Cryotherapy is used in cases of severe and acute pain/flare-ups. Spot Cryo uses compressed C02 that is streamlined through a hose onto the area of focus. We slowly move the therapy up and down the spot, until we get the tissue temp right above the level of freezing (thermal shock). This rapidly reduces inflammation and promotes immediate pain relief.
In the video below, our Lead Therapy Tech (Kyle) discusses and demonstrates cryotherapy treatment:
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