Body Builder, Elbow Tendonitis
Condition: Elbow Tendonitis, aka Tennis Elbow, Lateral Epicondylitis
Treated at: Harley Street Physio by Benoy Mathew
Device: Storz MP50 RSW
Body builder, tattoo enthusiast and Instagrammer, Marzena Tkaczyk, tells us how shockwave therapy helped cure her painful tennis elbow, lateral epicondylitis / elbow tendonitis.
How long have you had / did you have symptoms?
How did it impact your life / sport / physical activity?
I had to stop training, I couldn't even open a door.
What other treatments did you try prior to Shockwave Therapy?
Before shockwave therapy I tried deep tissue massage and acupuncture, which didn't work at all.
How did you find the Shockwave Therapy treatment ?
At first it was a little painful, but it improved and was less painful.
How many sessions of Shockwave Therapy did you have ?
I had 4 sessions of Shockwave
How was it immediately after treatment ?
Swollen and painful for first few days
How long since your last session of Shockwave Therapy?
How is the condition now and how has it improved your life / sport / physical activity?
The pain is pretty much non existent now, there has been a big improvement, my elbow is getting stronger and I can now train.
Follow Marzena on Instagram @inkandfitness