What is Shockwave Therapy?
Shockwave therapy is a non-invasive form of treatment designed to stimulate the body’s natural healing responses. Although “shock” is in the name, this treatment does not involve the use of electrical currents in the body whatsoever. The “shockwaves” are actually high-energy acoustic pressure waves.
When these waves are directed at the site of foot pain and soft tissue damage, they create a minor disruption. The body responds to this disruption in several beneficial ways:
Shockwave therapy is able to provide these benefits without the use of drugs or causing any damage to the skin. Call Houston’s Foot Doc for an appointment.