Radial Shockwave Therapy is a treatment solution for long standing muscle and tendon injuries. The "Shock" is actually high intensity sound waves percussions, not an electric shock, that work to improve the ability of older/damaged cells to be replaced with new cells to improve the function of the affected area.
What can shockwave treat?
Shockwave has been successful treating: - Plantars Fasciitis and Heel Spurs - Achilles, Patellar and Hamstring Tendinopathies - Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy - Tennis Elbow - Jumpers Knee - Stress Fractures - Trigger Point Relief - Bursitis and more!
Shockwave is an excellent non invasive treatment method with very few negative side effects, for injuries that are normally very difficult to treat. For these injuries we now know that Shockwave is a treatment method that reduces pain as well as improves function and quality of life.