EPATⓡ /Shockwave Therapy
What is EPATⓡ/Shockwave Therapy?
Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Technology (EPATⓡ), also known as ESWT (Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy) or shockwave therapy, is the most advanced and highly effective non-invasive treatment method for pain and musculoskeletal conditions. The technology delivers a set of acoustic pressure waves at targeted depth levels in the body.
How is the treatment performed?
Coupling gel is first applied to the treatment area to enhance effectiveness. Then radial pressure waves and focused pressure waves are released via the applicator which is moved over the area in a various motion patterns.
What areas of the body can be treated?
What is the duration of the treatment and how many sessions will I need?
Treatment sessions take approximately 10 to 20 minutes depending on what is being treated and the surface of the treatment area. Generally, 3 to 5 sessions are needed at weekly intervals. More chronic conditions may generally require more sessions.
What if I have a special health condition or am on certain medications?
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