Do you suffer from a tendon or soft tissue injury? Keep reading to find out how Shockwave Therapy can assist you.
What is Shockwave Therapy?
Shockwave therapy is a non-invasive treatment using radial pressure waves that travel through the skin to stimulate pain relief and tissue repair, and is applied repeatedly to an area of injury.
This treatment helps reset and enhance healing patterns while reducing pain and improving function and muscle recovery.
Shockwave helps increase metabolism by influencing tissues at a cellular level, improves blood circulation promoting tissue healing and regeneration.
What conditions does it treat?
Disorder of tendon insertions:
- Plantarfasciitis, heel pain or heel spur
- Achilles Tendinopathy
- Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy
- Golfers / Tennis Elbow
- Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome
- Patella Femoral Pain Syndrome
- Shin Splints
- Greater Trochanteric Syndrome
Myofascial Trigger Points
- Localises and deactivates
Activation of muscle and connective tissue
- Increases circulation
- Pulse vibration massage
Shockwave Therapy alone is not the answer. It must be used a part of a comprehensive treatment plan.
Call Enhance Physiotherapy to find out more about this treatment and how it can help you, or book an appointment today.