Shock wave is a new technology used to treat chronic conditions of the musculoskeletal system. Shock Waves are acoustic waves with high-pressure amplitude and low frequency.
Shock Wave Therapy is suggested and not limited for treatment of:
Heel spur (Calcaneal Spur)
Tendinitis and Calcium Deposition
Tennis Elbow and Golfer’s Syndrome
Treatment time is around 10 minutes, you may experience slight pain or irritability during the treatment
After treatment, Ice is placed on the treatment site for 10 to 15 minutes
Normally five to seven session of treatment would be sufficient
Feeling initial degrees of improvement varies between the first to several days after the last session, however, the process of improvement may take a couple of months after the last session.