Posts Tagged “Teeter”

Inversion Tables

By | February 15, 2015

By far the most commonly recommend form of spinal distraction therapy at Schlesinger Pain Centers is the modern inversion table. They are easy to use and with a price point of around $300 they are accessible to most patients for home use. Invented over 30 years ago by Roger Teeter an engineer with a bad […]

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Gravity Boots

By | February 11, 2015

The last use of a chinning bar to produce spinal distraction is with “Gravity Boots”, as made famous by Richard Gere in the 1980 film American Gigolo. Several companies including Teeter Hang Ups currently make these boots. In addition large numbers can still be found in closets and garage sales.  Unfortunately none of these boots […]

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New Years Eve

By | December 31, 2011

Before turning to the party hats and noisemakers, the banner signs and fireworks I would like to reflect on the accomplishments of the year, and there were many here at Schlesinger Pain Centers. In 2011 we started our fist yoga class. I am proud that both our Monday night class and our Tuesday night class […]

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