Conditions Treated 2017-02-14T18:24:05+00:00

Conditions that Shockwave Therapy can Treat

We treat various musculoskeletal conditions – areas where there are attachments between bones and connective tissues. Disorders in areas like:

  • Muscles – muscle tension myofascial trigger points all over the body
  • Tendinopathies
  • Hip – the trochanteric bursitis
  • Elbow – golfer’s or tennis elbow
  • Shoulder – Rotator cuff tendonitis and calcification
  • Foot – Achilles tendonitis, Plantar Fascitis, Heel Spur
  • Knee- Jumper Knee
  • Bones-Stress fractures, non union’s(delayed bone healing)
  • Nerves-Morton’s Neuroma
Shockwave Therapy North Vancouver

Effectiveness

Studies Suggest a 75% to 95% Success Rate!

X-Ray results

pre and post-calcific tendonitis treatment

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EWST induced neovascularization at the tendon-bone junction

(Shockwave vs. control)

Shockwave Therapy North Vancouver
IMPROVEMENT FOR CALCIFIC TENDINITIS 91%
IMPROVEMENT FOR TENNIS ELBOW 77%
IMPROVEMENT FOR PATELLAR TENDINITIS 88%
IMPROVEMENT FOR MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINTS 80%
IMPROVEMENT FOR CALCIFIC TENDINITIS OF THE SHOULDER 83%
IMPROVEMENTS FOR ACUPUNCTURE POINTS 90%
IMPROVEMENT FOR ACHILLES TENDINOPATHY 76%
IMPROVEMENT FOR PLANTAR FASCIITIS 90%