Shockwave Therapy

What is Shockwave therapy?

How does it work?
Conditions that may benefit
Shockwave therapy is an instrument used for pain relief and restoring mobility.

It uses high energy acoustic or sound waves. This energy helps your bones, tendons and other soft tissues repair and heal.

CONDITIONS THAT MAY BENEFIT:

NECK PAIN, LOWER BACK PAIN

FROZEN SHOULDER, SHOULDER PAIN

GOLFERS ELBOW, TENNIS ELBOW

HIP BURSITIS, HAM TENDONITIS

JUMPERS KNEE, SHIN SPLINTS

PLANTAR FASCIITIS, STRESS FRACTURE

ACHILLES, CALCIFIC TENDONITIS

TRIGGER POINTS, METATARSALGIA

Shockwave Treatment In Burnaby

Does it hurt?
There may be slight discomfort depending on the pain level you already experience in the area. The treatment lasts about 5min and the intensity can be adjusted according to your tolerance.

How many treatments will I need?
This depends on the area and your tissue response. Each session builds on the effects of the last one. Usually, 3-5 sessions with 3-10 days between each session is recommended. Some patients report pain relief immediately after their first treatment.

Will I feel any discomfort after the treatment?
You may experience pain relief immediately. Other times, you may experience some mild soreness 2-4 h after the treatment.

Are there any restrictions after the treatment?
It is recommended you avoid physical activities involving the treatment area for 48h after each session.

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Feel free to reach us at 604-738-1168 and learn more about how Shockwave treatment may benefit you and the injuries you currently have.

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