Shockwave Therapy is effective and evidence based treatment for stubborn pain associated with tendon or soft tissue injury. Read on to find out how this cutting edge technology 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. 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, improving blood circulation and promoting tissue healing and regeneration.
What conditions does it treat?
Disorder of tendon insertions:
- Plantar Fasciitis, heel pain or heel spurs
- Achilles Tendinopathy
- Runner’s Knee
- Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy
- Golfers / Tennis Elbow
- Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome
- Patella Femoral Pain Syndrome
- Shin Splints
- Greater Trochanteric Syndrome
- and so much more
Myofascial Trigger Points
- Localises and deactivates
Activation of muscle and connective tissue
- Increases circulation
- Pulse vibration massage
Shockwave Therapy has been at the forefront in treating these conditions and pain in the US, Canada, and the Eastern States and is proven to work. Shockwave is a safe, non-invasive treatment that reduces pain and promotes tendon regeneration and re-modelling.
Shockwave Therapy, as part of a comprehensive Physiotherapy Treatment Program, may be the solution for your condition.
Call us today to find out if Shockwave Therapy can help you.