Malaysian ‘fixes’ back problems with a hammer (Video)

A MALAYSIAN chiropractor has gained international attention after a video of him using a hammer to fix back problems went viral.

His unorthodox treatment had left many qualified medical practitioner horrified.

In his Facebook posting which has garnered over three million views, Md Rosdi Hasan can be seen marking a patient's back.

He then takes out a hammer and starts knocking at certain areas with a cloth to buffer the blows from the hammer from the skin's surface.

The unusual treatment of back pain has recently gone viral again after it was reported on Oddity Central with a re-edited video titled 'This is Spinal Tap'.

"One of Hasan's videos went viral in Malaysian media back in March and left actual doctors horrified. Slipped discs Cannot be treated by knocking," an orthopedic surgeon identified only as Dr. Mahyuddin wrote on his Facebook page.

Watch the video here: