Shockwave Therapy

A non-surgical therapy for pain relief

Shockwave treatment:

  • Non-invasive, No Surgery, No Analgesic, No Anesthetic
  • A proven treatment in musculoskeletal and orthopedic medicine
  • Faster recovery for both acute and chronic pain

A non-surgical, non-invasive treatment for pain and musculoskeletal disorders

Shockwave therapy is used to treat the following conditions:

  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer’s elbow
  • Heel spurs
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Achilles pain (tendinopathy)
  • Hip pain
  • Jumper’s knee
  • Shin splints
  • Trigger point pain

Shockwave Therapy Can Help

Reduce Pain Promote Healing Avoid Surgery
Many patients experience an immediate reduction in pain levels following their first episode of shockwave therapy. Shockwave therapy helps to disperse pain mediators and release trigger points. Shockwave therapy can help activate and promote healing. The shockwaves increase nutrient blood flow and collagen production, as well as breaking down unwanted calcification from previous traumas. Shockwave therapy is a more conservative approach to treating musculoskeletal disorders. Unlike surgery, shockwave therapy avoids the possibility of postoperative complication and protracted recovery.

What Is Shockwave Therapy?

Shockwave therapy involves applying mechanical pressure on the skin above the location that is being treated. Sound waves pass through the skin to vibrate tissues and stimulate healing and pain relief.

Typically shockwave therapy takes place over 3 sessions each one week apart. It is common to experience pain relief after each session but all 3 sessions are required to maximize the healing effect.​

Where Can I Get Shockwave Therapy?

The London Musculoskeletal Centre provides high performance musculoskeletal treatment, expert advice and care from a team of vastly experienced specialists and surgeons.

The centre is conveniently located in Central London at 27 Harley Street with the highest quality consulting facilities and numerous fellowship-trained specialists under one roof.


Appointments & Enquiries

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