Shockwave Treatment Therapy takes only about 5 – 10 minutes to complete. The treatment area will be covered with gel to ensure shockwave transmission. Your therapist will deliver a specific number of pulses determined by his or her diagnosis. More than 80% of patients report improvement even after just one treatment. Depending on your particular condition you will likely be scheduled for 3-5 sessions. The final outcome depends on a variety of factors, but most studies report a healing rate of 65-85%.
After the procedure, you will be advised to do the following: