What is shockwave therapy?Shockwave therapy, also known as Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT), is a non-surgical treatment of painful conditions used in orthopaedics, physio, and sports medicine.
What conditions can shockwave therapy be beneficial for?
- Tendon injuries such as Achilles tendinopathy, gluteal (trochanteric bursitis) and patellar tendinopathy
- Plantar fasciitis
- Insertional Achilles tendinopathy
- Tennis elbow
- Injuries that have not responded to other treatments