Shockwave Therapy in Fort Lauderdale
Dr. Jonah A. Wassermann offers shockwave therapy, a treatment modality used in our chiropractic office to speed up healing, decrease pain and increase mobility. It is used in state of the art medical facilities across the globe to restore people back to a full and functional happy life. Shockwave therapy is also used by professional sports teams to get elite athletes back in the field as soon as possible.
Shockwave therapy works by using compressed air to move something similar to a piston within the treatment head to create an acoustic wave which penetrates the tissues and stimulates the bodies natural reparative mechanisms.
Shockwave therapy is effective at treating a variety of conditions such as:
- Tennis elbow
- Heel spurs
- Rotator cuff tendonitis
- Patellar tendonitis (knee)
- Hip Pain
Due to shockwave therapy being so effective at formation of new blood vessels and breaking up calcifications it has also been shown to be a wonderful drug free and surgery free way of treating Erectile Dysfunction.
A typical treatment plan for shockwave therapy consists of 6 treatments of approximately 6 minutes. The treatments are spread out over the course of 2 to 3 weeks.
Call our office now to find out if shockwave therapy is right for you.