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Lets Talk Shockwave Therapy @ Health Wise Chiropractic 

Signs you could benefit from Shockwave therapy:

How Shockwave Therapy Works 

Treatment Protocol for Shockwave Therapy 





If you want more information. Please call Health Wise Chiropractic 03 9467 7889 or book online to see one of our Chiropractors


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Benefits of shockwave therapy sunbury and melton
Signs you can benefit from shockwave: Sore shoulders , elbow pain, calcified Pain
Treatment Protocol For Shockwave Therapy Sunbury
Signs you need Shockwave Therapy: Low back pain , knee pain , plantar fasciitis , achilies pain

Researchers suggest physical flaws result from repetitive strain, leading to microscopic tears which initiate a reparative process in acute injuries. If repetitive strain continues, the normal healing event is hindered and results in chronic tendinosis

Shockwave therapy helps healing the tendinosis in the body 

In the past 10 to 15 years, shockwave therapy had emerged as the leading choice in the treatment of many orthopedic disorders including proximal plantar fasciitis of the heel , lateral epicondylitis of the elbow , calcific tendinitis of the shoulder  and. non-union of long bone fracture . More recently, the use of shockwave had expanded to the treatment of patellar tendinopathy (jumper's knee) and Achilles tendinopathy , and avascular necrosis of the femoral head

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