Accelerate Your Foot and Ankle Healing with Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) at Alaska Foot & Ankle Specialists
There are virtually no side effects with this non surgical treatment and it is available at a reasonable cost. Extracorporeal shockwave or pressure wave treatments are non invasive and promote accelerated recovery of injured soft tissue, bone, heel and joint pain.
A shockwave is an intense, but very short energy wave traveling faster than the speed of sound. The basic technology involved with extracorporeal shockwave technology has been used for decades on millions of people.
Shockwave therapy sessions are short, usually 4 – 5 minutes in length, and provide successful relief of chronic foot or ankle pain and restore mobility painlessly. Permanent relief typically begins about 72 hours following treatment.
Foot and Ankle Conditions That Can Be Treated By Shockwave Therapy:
• Heel Pain (Plantar Fasciitis)
• Achilles Pain
• Heel Spur
• Multiple other Musculoskeletal ailments
Benefits of Using Shockwave Therapy:
• Non surgical treatment
• Virtually no side effects
• Accelerates healing
Contact Alaska Foot & Ankle Specialists and schedule a foot and ankle consultation. We will be with you every step of the way.