Physiotherapy: Main Forms of Treatment You Could Consider

Although physiotherapy is commonly associated with injured athletes, this type of treatment is not exclusively used for remedial purposes. What some people do not realise is that there is a broad range of treatment options that you could consider when opting or physiotherapy. Your choice of treatment would be dictated by what you would like to achieve by receiving this therapy. Read on to find out the main forms of treatment that you could consider. [Read More]

Shockwave Therapy's Role in Injury Recovery

Shockwave therapy, also known as "ESWT" or "radial shockwave therapy", is a treatment—usually done over a handful of sessions—that treats patients who are suffering one or more chronic conditions, including Achilles tendinopathy and plantar fasciitis. Shockwave therapy is a somewhat radical method for resolving certain kinds of injuries; however, although it is not fully understood, shockwave therapy has been given the green light by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of tennis elbow and plantar fasciitis. [Read More]