Exteracorporeal shock wave therapy machine use a projectile accelerated in the handpiece, to generates a mechanical pressure wave, which is transferred to the human body by an applicator head and which radiates out in the tissue. The mechanical energy is absorbed by the tissue and decreases as the distance from the application site increases, and stress triggers reactions in the tissue that have a positive influence on a wide range of orthopedic and neurological conditions, thus get the result of pain relief, including acute pain and chronic pain reduction.
1. Tennis elbow
2. Shoulder pain with or without calcification
3. Golfer’s elbow
4. Bursitis trochanterica
5. Patella tip syndrome
6. Tibial edge syndrome
8. Painful heel
9. Inflammation of the tendon attachment
10. Acupuncture points
11. Painful trigger points
1.Will I feel any pain after the treatment?
Most patients will experience an immediate pain relief following the treatment. However, within 2–4 hours after the treatment, they may experience some soreness in the treated area. This soreness has been reported as tolerable and not limiting.
2.Are there any restrictions after the treatment?
It is recommended that patients refrain from physical activity, especially one that would involve the treated region, for about 48 hours following each treatment session.