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Discover Relief from Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain with Shockwave Therapy

Are you grappling with persistent musculoskeletal pain or nagging injuries? If so, it's time to consider the potential benefits of shockwave therapy.

So, What Exactly Is Shockwave Therapy, and How Does It Work?

Shockwave therapy (ESWT) involves the application of high-energy Extracorporeal Shockwaves delivered through a specialised handpiece directed onto the skin's surface at the site of discomfort. These shockwaves trigger a cascade of positive effects in your tissues, including:

  1. Pain Relief: Shockwaves work to decrease nerve inflammation, providing you with much-needed pain relief.

  2. Enhanced Healing: By increasing growth factors and blood flow, shockwave therapy promotes the natural healing process, helping you recover from injuries more efficiently.

  3. Collagen Boost: The therapy also stimulates collagen production, essential for tissue strength and resilience.

  4. Scar Tissue and Calcification: Shockwaves can break down stubborn scar tissue and calcifications that may be hindering your recovery.

Who Can Benefit from Shockwave Therapy?

Shockwave therapy is a viable option for individuals aged 18 years and over dealing with chronic lower limb and foot pain. If you fit this category, it's worth exploring the potential relief this therapy can offer.

What Conditions Can Shockwave Therapy Address?

Shockwave therapy is a versatile treatment method that can effectively manage a range of musculoskeletal conditions, including:

  • Plantar Fasciitis and Heel Spurs

  • Patella Tendinopathy and Knee Pain

  • Hamstring Tendinopathy and Tears

  • Achilles Tendinopathy

  • Calcaneal Bursitis

  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (Shin Splints)

  • Mortons Neuroma

  • Ulcer Healing and Wound Management

What Does Shockwave Therapy Involve?

Typically, patients undergo 5-6 sessions of shockwave therapy. While some may experience immediate relief after the initial treatment, others may notice a gradual reduction in pain over the course of a few weeks, following the initial and last sessions.

Ready to Explore the Benefits of Shockwave Therapy?

Take the first step towards a pain-free life by scheduling an appointment with one of our highly skilled podiatrists. They'll provide you with in-depth information about shockwave therapy and help determine if it's the right solution for your specific needs.


- Contact Us: (08) 7081 9805


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