What is Spinal cavitation?
The spinal cavitation phenomenon is a direct result of a change in pressure within a capsule containing synovial fluid, found in between facet joints. There is a formation and a collapse of Nitrogen bubbles as a result of a change in pressure.
Q: Can chiropractors induce spinal cavitation?
A: Yes, by performing a chiropractic adjustment a chiropractor can induce a spinal cavitation on a specific segment joint in the spine or any joint in the body
Q: Are spinal cavitation dangerous?
A: No, they are not. They are a collapsing Nitrogen bubbles as a result of a change in pressure in a joint.
Q: Are spinal cavitation painful?
A: No they are not, provided that a licensed chiropractor performs the adjustement.