Shockwave therapy is a treatment method in which an applicator is used to direct radial ‘shockwaves’ on the part of the body to be treated. A number of scientific researches have been recently conducted on shockwave therapy, providing sufficient evidence to substantiate the advantages of shockwave therapy, and showing its benefits to a great number of patients.
Benefits of Shockwave Therapy:
- Improved blood flow and neovascularization
- Increased growth factors
- More mesenchyme stem cells
- Stimulation of the metabolism
Shockwave therapy is always combined with training, manual therapy, or other physiotherapy techniques during treatment in-clinic and/or exercises that the guest is given to do at home.