1. New Blood Vessel Formation
Nutrient blood flow is necessary to start and maintain the repair processes of damaged tissue. The application of acoustic waves creates capillary microruptures in tendon and bone.
Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy treatment is a highly effective treatment available for patients with:
This can be a very successful second line treatment for patients who fail to respond to appropriate physiotherapy or other conservative treatments.
Shockwave therapy is a non-surgical treatment, and works by delivering impulses of energy, targeted to specific damaged tissues within the abnormal tendon. This increases the blood flow within the affected area, stimulating cell regeneration and healing, and decreasing local factors which can cause pain.
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