Shockwave therapy is a non invasive treatment that eases pain and helps heal soft tissue in as little as 6 weeks. This treatment is used for conditions such as Tendinopathies (tendon) & muscle pain.
What is radial shock wave therapy & how does it work?
Shock wave therapy is a single acoustic pressure pulse applied to injured to tissue to initiate repair. Compressed air is converted into a radial shock waves, using the shockwave applicator it is delivered to the target tissue on the effected area of the body.
- blood circulation
- tendons gliding ability
- new bone formation
- activation of mesenchymal stem cells (specialised cells. i.e. cartilage & bone cells)