Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton | Family® Physiotherapy

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton | Family® Physiotherapy

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton | Family® Physiotherapy

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton | Family® Physiotherapy

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton

Radial Shockwave Therapy Edmonton | Family® Physiotherapy

Radial Shockwave Therapy

Radial shockwave therapy is an integrative tool used in physiotherapy, orthopedics, and sports medicine to provide quick pain relief and establish flexibility. Without consulting a surgical therapist, it is a perfect therapy that assists in curing and regaining distinct signs causing chronic and severe pain. 

If you will like to know more about this form of therapy and how you can benefit from it, contact Family Physiotherapy as soon as possible. Radial therapy is safe, non-invasive, and very effective in relieving pain in the body. 

How does shockwave therapy work?

Shockwave therapy covers a massive variety of indications. Acoustic waves produced or used in shockwave therapy activate the fast healing and interaction with the tissue that fixes tissue and cell growth in the body system.

  • New Blood Vessel Formation The nutrient bloodstream is essential in the body and others to begin and uphold the restoration progress of the injured tissue. The claim of that acoustic waves can produce micro vessel separations in ligament and bone.
  • Reversal of chronic inflammation Mast cells are unique mechanisms of the provocative procedure. The creation of dominant acoustic waves may improve their motion. 
  • Stimulation of collagen production Shockwave treatment hastens procollagen synthesis. Forming an adequate quantity of collagen is a requirement for repairing the injured cytoskeletal and ligamentous structures.
  • Release of trigger points Trigger points remains the primary reason for aching in the collar, backbone, appendages, and shoulder. Delivered acoustic strength frees the calcium pump and therefore converses the metabolic predicament in the myofilaments and releases the trigger points.
  • Dissolution of calcified fibroblasts– Calcium build-up is most frequently the outcome of the micro-tears or shock to a ligament. Acoustic waves break up the current calcifications.

What conditions can be treated?

Radial shockwave therapy can treat one or more than various musculoskeletal conditions. The treatment is incredibly diverse and can treat many health issues. It includes hip pain, calcifications, heel spur, tennis elbow, erectile dysfunction, and cellulite. The conditions that can be treated includes:

Erectile dysfunction is the incapability to keep firm or get an erection during intercourse. This problem is triggered by low self-confidence or anxiety. People who have erectile dysfunction should experience physical and psychological conditions.

Tennis elbow This is a continuous disorder in a few percentages of the world population. The conventional treatment for this is getting adequate rest. However, shockwave therapy offers pain relief and cure.

Calcifications Calcifications instigate calcifying tendinitis lingering agony disorder in cuff tendons. This situation causes a range of motion and restrictions.

Hip pain As you grow, the cartilage can become more damaged. The ligaments and muscles in the hip can be overworked. The hip bone becomes broken caused by an injury or a fall. This kind of situation can damage the hip and cause pain.

What are the benefits of shockwave therapy?

There are several benefits of shockwave therapy to patients, such as satisfaction from clinical trials, high success rate, mobility, and improvement of daily living. Other benefits of shockwave therapy include:

  • Stimulates blood flow
  • Non-invasive and non-surgical
  • Reverses chronic inflammation
  • Release trigger points
  • Dissolves calcium build-up
  • Accelerates healing
  • Medication is not needed

What you will expect from a shockwave therapy treatment

During or before you begin your treatment, you will need to attend an inclusive consultation where you can discuss your issues to know your health issues or pain related to the treatment you are about to receive. 

Shockwave therapy treatment will be discussed in three steps:

Step one: Locate the area

The area you want to treat can be located using palpation to deliver the therapy. This step ensures that the specific area that needs to be treated should be given the attention required and discover the other area that needs to ease your pain management.

Step Two: The application of Gel

After locating the part that needs to be treated, you should add a sufficient amount of gel on the skin’s surface of the skin to transfer the acoustic waves to move smoothly around the body tissues.

Step Three: The initiation of the shockwave device.

The shockwave device is used for treatment, and it is painless. The shockwave applicator is pushed against the area that needs to be treated. The therapy takes 10-15 minutes, depending on the location that needs to be treated.

Begin your radial shockwave therapy today!

Do you feel any pain and would love to try out radial shockwave therapy? We have got you covered. We have specialists who are training in providing this form of therapy. When you arrive at Family Physiotherapy, they will examine and educate you more about this therapeutic care. We assure you that radial shockwave therapy is safe with no side effects before and after treatment. Contact Family Physiotherapy to schedule an appointment.