Body Builder, Elbow Tendonitis

Marzena Tkaczyk, 

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?
9-10 months

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?
12 weeks

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

Shockwave Success Story Tennis Elbow marzena tkaczyk.jpg
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