Conditions indicated for this type of therapy:
Calcific tendonitis of the shoulder
Trigger point treatment
Greater trochanteric pain syndrome
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is a treatment modality used in physical therapy and orthopaedics. The shock waves generated by the device are high-energy acoustic waves that deliver a mechanical force to the body’s tissues. Shock wave therapy is a non-invasive method to treat various musculoskeletal conditions.