Achilles Tendinitis & Plantar Fasciitis
Conditions: Achilles Tendinitis & Plantar Fasciitis
Treated at: Outreach Physio, Moreton
Device: Storz MP50 RSW
How long have you had / did you have symptoms?
Plantar Fasciitis - 5yrs approx
Achilles Tendinitis - 1 yr
How did it impact your life / sport / physical activity?
Achilles Tendinitis & Plantar Fasciitis stopped me from undertaking walks, limited exercise I could do, made me use my car more and therefore became more inactive leading to weight gain and stress - I previously used exercise as a means of stress reduction.
What other treatments did you try prior to Shockwave Therapy?
I had tried a variety of treatments before Shockwave Therapy; physio, personal training, foam roller, adapted boots and shoes, insoles, physio exercises at home.
How did you find the Shockwave Therapy treatment?
I found the shockwave therapy really good - not painful, maybe a little uncomfortable at times but very effective.
How many sessions of Shockwave Therapy did you have ?
How was it immediately after Shockwave Therapy treatment ?
I felt like my foot had been sorted out.
How long since your last session of Shockwave Therapy?
How is the condition now and how has it improved your life / sport / physical activity?
My conditions are much improved - I am walking more now although I need to lose weight as this has an impact and causes a flare up sometimes.
Would you recommend Shockwave Therapy to others with this condition or similar conditions?