Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is a new, non-surgical treatment which uses shockwaves to treat chronic painful conditions of the musculoskeletal system.
Simply put, it works by delivering targeted impulses through specific damaged tissues. This process increases the blood flow within the specific area, helping to stimulate cell regeneration, promoting recovery and decreasing the causes of pain bringing relief and reducing discomfort.
This intense but very short energy wave can be used in the treatment of conditions of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee, but we use it most often to treat foot problems, typically:
Our shockwave therapy service packages
We provide extracorporeal shockwave therapy extensively as a stand-alone service or in conjunction with other treatment programmes where its benefits can significantly aid recovery and pain relief.
We can provide a comprehensive programme to meet your individual needs, and set packages and services are available too.
If you’d like to speak to our friendly team about our shockwave therapy services, please call us today on 01254 677341 (Blackburn) or 01706 211419 (Rossendale).
|Condition Name||Treatments needed|
|Heel Pain||4– 6|
|Chronic Shoulder Pain||4 – 6|
|Elbow Pain (Golfers & Tennis Elbow)||4 – 6|
|Achilles Heel Pain||4 – 6|
|Knee Pain (Jumpers Knee)||4 – 6|
|Hip Pain (Bursitis, Tendon & Muscles Irration)||4 – 6|
|Hip & Thigh Pain or ITB Syndrome (Runners Knee)||4 – 6|
|Tibial Edge Syndrome / Shin Splints||4 – 6|
|Myofasical Trigger Points||6 – 10|
|Shockwave Acupuncture||6 – 12|