As the name suggests, this very therapy is a kind of physiotherapy, which works on soundwaves, and further stimulates healing in the musculoskeletal system. The reason behind its popularity is also due to the reason, that it can treat chronic and acute pain without the need for painkillers or surgery.
Indeed it’s a big pain-reliever when you are looking forward to getting the relief on a specific part of the body.
The shockwaves used in the devices release a short series of high amplitude mechanical energy pulses, produced by electromagnetic coil and is successful in treating plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendinopathy, shoulder calcific tendinopathy, Hamstring tears, chronic neck pain, chronic back pain, muscle tightness, stress fracture, tennis elbow, jumper’s knee and scar tissue to name a few.
What Are The Expected Benefits?
An injury or the pain associated with it, can affect the quality of an individual’s life and prevent them from performing the daily activities. In other words, Shockwave Therapy is nothing less than modern physiotherapy method, which helps people treat joint pain and injured soft tissues at a faster speed.
Here, we have mentioned some more benefits of shockwave therapy, just read ahead…
- There are numerous studies and the reports available o the basis of real-time data, which further suggest that shockwave therapy is the highly effective treatment for various health conditions, caused by the damaged bone or damages muscle tissue.
- When we get injured, one of the building blocks in our body is collagen. With the help of Shockwave, therapy body boosts the collagen production. It happens due to the energy used in this therapy, which energizes the pulses and tissue fibers, consequently letting the weakened areas to be treated by strengthening the tissues.
- On receiving the injury, our body and its tendons receive the trauma, which further produces the calcified fibroblasts in the injured area. These calcified fibroblasts boost pain and decrease mobility. By using shockwave pulses, calcification is removed from the damaged area, as it breaks it down into smaller pieces, which can easily be absorbed by our body. As a result, the patient gets less pain and can restore the body function.
- The patients, for whom the surgery is not the ideal choice, Shockwave therapy is the strong option.
If you have any specific painful condition and you are really considering shockwave therapy, please reach Back-In-Motion team and talk with their qualified and caring physiotherapists, at: