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Revolutionizing Pain Relief: The Power of Shock Wave Therapy

In our modern lifestyle, many people suffer from back pain due to sedentary habits and increased stress. Shock wave therapy emerges as a promising solution, offering relief from chronic pain.

Experts provide tailored treatments, address underlying causes and offer guidance through personalized care plans. With this non invasive treatment, doctors help patients to reduce their back pain, improve overall well-being and restore mobility.


What Is Shock Wave Therapy?

Developed in the 1980s, this therapy was originally developed to break up kidney stones, known as extracorporeal shockwave therapy. This non-invasive treatment utilizes sound waves to hasten the healing procedure of injured soft tissues. Doctors also recommend shockwave therapy to treat chronic conditions such as tendinitis, plantar fasciitis, and tennis elbow.


How Does This Therapy Help You with Back Pain?

This unique therapy helps patients with back pain in several ways, such as,

Improve Blood Flow

This therapy promotes angiogenesis, which increases blood flow to the injured areas and also brings essential oxygen and nutrients to promote the overall healing procedure.


Regenerate Tissue

The shock wave therapy experts in Hamilton stimulate the growth proteins, which play an important role in tissue regeneration and repair. It also repairs the damaged muscles, tendons, and ligaments in the back.


Are You a Good Candidate for Shock Wave Therapy for Back Pain?


There is no doubt that shock wave therapy is an effective treatment option for many people, but it is not good for everybody. People with a blood clotting disorder who receive a steroid injection within 12 weeks or anti-inflammatories within two weeks and suffer from nerve conditions are not perfect candidates for shock wave therapy.


What are the Advantages of Shock Wave Therapy?

  • Shockwave therapy does not require surgery or incisions.
  • During the therapy, most people only experience mild discomfort.
  • This therapy does not require downtime, so you can return to normal activities.


Contact Us!

Are you ready to say goodbye to chronic back pain? Book a consultation for shock wave therapy with our experts at Pacific Physio in Hamilton to take the first step towards a pain-free life!