Shockwave Therapy (or Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Technology) is an FDA-approved treatment modality for musculoskeletal disorders that is often used in conjunction with Magnetic Therapy. It utilizes acoustic pressure waves to safely and non-invasively enhance blood circulation, stimulate metabolic processes and accelerate healing.
Excellent results have been obtained using Shockwave Therapy to treat disorders involving muscles, tendons, ligaments and bones whether in acute and chronic phases. Areas and examples of conditions that can be treated include
Treatments sessions are brief. Patients often report improvement in pain levels after as few as two or three visits. Over 80% of patients treated with EPAT® report a significant reduction or total elimination of pain upon completion of their treatment plan.
Although shockwave technology has been used safely for decades, recent advances have made it a go-to modality and alternative to surgery for a number of reasons:
Contact us to see how Shockwave Therapy can bring your pace of recovery to the next level.