In Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT), a wave is produced by a small explosion generated underwater inside an applicator. This wave is focused through a lens and transmitted into the tissue. By the targeted application of the shock waves, reproduction of vessels in the area of tendons and muscles, improved blood circulation, and an increased in concentration of growth factors that can be mainly for physical therapy treatment, sports injuries and rehab, and pain relief from conditions such as: 

  • Plantar fasciltis
  • Muscle sprain 
  • Knee pain
  • Low back/thoracic pain 
  • Muscular cramps
  • Trapezium tension 
  • Finger tendinitis 
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Shoulder joint tendon inflammation and calcification
  • Groin pain
  • Epicondylitis

Shock wave therapy is an innovative method for treating pain, the treatment is non-surgical and non-invasive. Each treatment session is only 15-20 minutes, to be repeated over 5-10 sessions per region. Patients generally can feel first effects after treatment, pain reduction and relief is seen usually after a few treating sessions, with good treatment compliance.


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