The Sonocur administers a wide range of low energy shock waves, without the need for anesthesia. The articulating head of the Sonocur machine is placed onto the area where you feel pain and fine adjustments are made to focus the shock waves on the area of therapeutic focus. This might be your elbow for instance.
The treatment consists of initiating a preset number of pulses or shock waves. As the treatment progresses, a trained technician will graduate the energy level to therapeutic levels.
For the definition of physical and
bio-chemical effects of the treatment, visit the physician section.
The Sonocur® Orthopedic Extracorporeal Shockwave system is available in Canada and other countries where regulatory approval has been obtained. The Sonocur® Basic is FDA approved in the United States for the treatment of chronic lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow).
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