Shockwave therapy or extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is a treatment modality commonly used by multiple health disciplines including podiatry, orthopaedics and urology. ESWT provides a number of short and long-term benefits including fast pain relief while restoring mobility and function without the need for painkillers or anti-inflammatory medications.
Shockwave therapy is a fast and effective walk in walk out treatment that is a clinically proven, non-invasive (no need for injections) and non-surgical way to provide you with lasting pain relief. This means it can drastically reduce your time taken to return to sport, daily activities and improve your quality of life.
One of the other benefits of this treatment is there are very minimal if any, side effects. This makes it an ideal therapy to help speed up your recovery from chronic or new injuries, which may include:
Plantar fasciitis or heel painAchilles tendonitis Shin painOsgood-Schlatters (knee pain)any issues involving tendon damage
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