Shockwave therapy provides a high success rate on average 3 to 5 visits, along with a proper rehab plan from your practitioner. This number may increase depending on the duration and nature of injury. The body continues to heal and change from shockwave for up to 12 weeks post-treatment.
Research proves ESWT is extremely effective for most near to bone tendonitis and more so than most of the alternatives.
I.e. Plantar facitis (90% Improvement), Tennis Elbow (77% Improvement), Calcific Tendonitis of the shoulder (91% Improvement).
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