Shock wave therapy

Highly-effective, modern, non-invasive treatment for pain associated with musculoskeletal system, fast and effective help from pain, mobility restoration. Safe and painless treatment. Short application and evident effect already after the first treatment. Main usage: orthopedical medicine, rehabilitation, sportive medicine.

Acoustic wave which carries high energy to the painful spot – fibrous or myoskeletal tissues with subacute, subchronic and chronic conditions. It provokes healing, regenerating and reparative processes.

  • analgetic effect - elimination of pain
  • decrease of muscle tension
  • acceleration of healing
  • increase of collagen production
  • improved metabolism and microcirculation
  • increased resorption of calcium deposits

It has a beneficial effect on

  • Calcar calcanei, plantar fasciitis, achillodynia
  • Tibialis anterior syndromePatella tip syndrome – patellar tendinopathy (jumper’s knee)
  • Pain in the hamstring insertions, bursitis trochanterica – pain in the hip area and the iliotibial tract, pain in the groin area
  • Painful shoulder (calcification, tendonitis, impingement syndrome)
  • Epicondylitis humeri radialis/ulnaris – tennis elbow
  • Exostoses of small hand joints in case of grade 1.arthrosis
  • Pain in palmar side of the wrist
  • Chronic enthesopathies
  • Trigger points, application to acupunctural points

Duration of the treatment: depends on the prescription
Shock Wave Therapy is available on medical prescription only.

 Source: www.spa5.cz

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