EPAT Shockwave Therapy
Address Your Pain
Shockwave or EPAT Therapy is also known as Extracorporeal Pulse Activation Technology and can successfully address acute and chronic pain such as:
- Knee Pain
- Heel Pain
- Foot Pain
- Ankle Pain
- Hamstring Pain
- Back Pain
- Neck Pain
- Shoulder Pain
- Elbow Pain
- Wrist Pain
- Hand Pain
- Achilles Pain
- Elbow pain (Lateral & Medial)
- Frozen shoulder
- Hamstring issues
- Hip Pain
- Muscle Pain
- Shin Splints
- Symptomatic Pain
- Shoulder pain activation
- Stress Fractures
- Tendon Pain
EPAT Therapy Benefits
EPAT Therapy is a highly effective treatment method: high-energy sound waves are introduced into the painful areas of the body. It is one of the most advanced and highly effective noninvasive treatment methods cleared by the FDA.
The treatment works by helping to improve the regenerative potential, and enhancing blood circulation to regenerate damaged tissue.
Beneficial effects are often experienced after only 1 or 2 treatments and there is no downtime. The non-surgical therapy for pain not only eliminates pain but it also restores mobility, thus quickly improving the quality of life for patients.
- 91% Success Rate (as per clinical studies)
- No anesthesia required
- No risk of infection
- No scarring
- No downtime
- Over 80% patient satisfaction
- Cost effective
- Faster, easier healing
Frequently Asked Questions
What is EPAT Therapy Technology?
What Types of Conditions Can Be Treated With EPAT Therapy?
How is EPAT Treatment Performed?
EPAT treatment is noninvasive. Gel is applied to the treatment area; acoustic sound waves (pressure waves) are then released through the applicator as it is moved over the treatment area.
How Many EPAT Treatments are Generally Needed?
The number of sessions needed depends on the condition that is being treated. Each treatment session takes between 10 to 15 minutes and can vary depending on the condition that is being treated.
What Type of Results are Expected From EPAT Therapy?
Beneficial effects are often experienced after only 1 or 2 treatments and there is no downtime. Many patients report immediate pain relief after treatment. The EPAT Technology has a 91% success rate as per clinical studies, and patients treated report being pain free and /or have a significant reduction in pain. This non-surgical therapy for pain eliminates pain and restores mobility, thus improving the patient’s quality of life.
What are the Possible Side Effects of EPAT Therapy?
Treatment with EPAT Therapy has virtually no side effects. In some cases, patients may experience minor discomfort for a few days. Patients can return to work after treatments and in most all cases there is no down time.
Who is a Candidate for EPAT?
Most people are good candidates for EPAT treatment however patients who are pregnant, have a pacemaker or current cancer are not suitable for treatment with EPAT Technology. Your doctor will provide you with information about conditions you may have that would affect your ability to undergo treatment.
Why Consider Getting EPAT Treatment?
EPAT also known as Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) has a proven success rate that can be as effective or more effective than other methods such as surgery or pharmaceuticals without the with the risks, complications or long recovery times. EPAT treatments are non-invasive and promote accelerated recovery.
- Performed in a physician’s office or clinic
- Does not require anesthesia
- No side effects
- Effective and Affordable