Shockwave Therapy

Shockwave Therapy

Why use shockwave therapy?

Physio & Therapy UK is proud to offer the latest in rehabilitation technology. Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is a system that sends sound waves to painful areas on the body. Used by high profile professional sports bodies such as Newcastle United Football Club, the treatment is a low-pain method, just like medical acupuncture, that can produce fantastic results from a number of injuries and conditions.

 

Physical therapy in action

How does the treatment work?

Typically a ESWT treatment programme at Physiotherapy UK will take six sessions over six weeks. With clinical reports showing that 69% of 149 randomly selected patients reported “excellent” results (no pain), this treatment is perfect for those suffering from painful issues. ESWT can be used on a number of different areas, from the Achilles’ tendon to back and shoulder pain and everything in between.

For more information about shockwave therapy, get in touch online or call our friendly reception in Corbridge on 01434 307989.

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