Pro-Action Sports Injury Clinic (PASIC): ELDOA Stretching and traction of the L4- L5 disc level. Years ago, I had a trainer come working for me who introduced me to ELDOA ( Longitudinal Osteoarticular Decoaptation Stretches, is taken from the French. Joe Yoon, LMT on Instagram: “L5-S1 Spinal Decompression Stretch [ELDOA] – ☝ ️ELDOAs were created by Guy Voyer a French Osteopath and are postural.

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If a client experiences pain because of compression between the 5th lumbar and 1st sacral, the de-coaptation position should target this exact etretching and not the one above or below. December 3, at 1: The ELDOA stretch for the T spine is truly the most universal of all the drills as its applicability can be seen across spectrum of upper and lower body requirements for healthy movement.

Myofascial Release has become a popular term for the health industry in recent sttetching. I know we are all strapped for time but it will honestly take longer to bring down cramp and then deal with the delayed onset muscle soreness DOMS than just warming up your neck. March 14, at If the cells of the disc failed to get proper nutrients — such as oxygen, or glucose — or if the pH level of the disc drops because waste is not being diffused out of the disc and it becomes anaerobicdisc cells would die and stop producing the vital proteoglycan aggregates.

March 13, at These pains many times lead to over the counter drugs and even prescription drug use which teach us little and treat or correct nothing.

Foam rolling does have a place in therapy and is a useful tool for potentially alleviating trigger points.

About ELDOA Method

The quick ability to gain relief and independence from the need of drugs or gimmicky traction tables; when an ELDOA is performed correctly edoa will also provide your insight into the internal potential you have to create change through posture. Ask Ben a Podcast Question. Scott Herrera February 27, at 9: Awesome podcast on a great topic! L5-s1 would definitely be a good approach.


With the daily grind forcing many of us into poor posture, how we direct our active daily mobility efforts ultimately impacts our ability to lift pain free stretcihng injury free. Have a day job.

I would ritualistically roll with a rumble roller and olympic bar and smash with a ball. February 9, at eloda In many cases the forward head posture for both upper and lower dominant athletes is a source of increased shoulder and hip strain secondary to altering the shoulder and pelvic girdles posture.

February 5, at 9: Disc hydration is an important and misunderstood factor in spinal health. Applying an ELDOA into your must do, daily mobility should start and end with addressing health spine movement.

By attending the classes, you not only receive instruction from a certified instructor but the full hour dedicated to stretching enhances the many possible benefits including: It is at this segment where humans in general, experience the largest shear combined forces of compression through the muscles, and gliding due to eldox of control that lead to eldpa.

For me foam rolling and active range of motion training is great stretcying statick streching shuts my body down. I thought it was time to write a bit about it since it seems to be taking off as a new more mainstream trend in back health. The flexibility gains from Myofascial stretches can help improve your joint mobility, and overall health.

ELDOA is a also a great method to supplement into physical therapy or clinical rehabilitation. You also say this is neutral spine.

ELDOA and myofascial stretching – a new way to heal back pain – Urbanfitt

With the primary goal of applying focused internal tension and load to reduce pressures on the spine discs, improve blood flow, and reduce back pain; the goals of improved posture and wellbeing are truly but a pose away. Shear forces are what directly play a role with aging of the intervertebral discs.


I would typically do this before every workout weights, cycling, running, swimming and sometimes additional sessions throughout the day.

Yes, ELDOA is excellent for spinal discrepancies like scoliosis note it is contraindicated for anyone with a Harrington rod — at the level s rldoa the rod. I do both and you can totally work ELDOA in by sprinkling these throughout the day as movement “snacks”…super easy to squeeze in…. This type of pain is no different than what could be experienced from overusing a muscle group.

The Eldoa method sounds like an interesting way to improve posture. March 14, at 6: Recovery is tied into progressing your fitness goals and this means understanding total daily and weekly demands.

ELDOA and myofascial stretching – a new way to heal back pain

Well it all boils down to performance and gains. During our discussion, you’ll discover: If we take a look at what practicing good posture on a regular basis does for health in general we can find that improved ventilation breathingcardiovascular and body blood flow, nervous system function, strength utilization, and power output, all equate to a better quality of life. There seems to be overlap based on the videos here.

Have you been incorporating eldoa method into your rehab?

You have done both rigorously — if you had to pick one……. May 2, at 4: