Shockwave Therapy is a non invasive technique to consider if other treatment options have failed. Shockwave therapy stimulates the natural healing processes and has a regenerative and tissue repairing effect. Pain will be released, motor function will increase and calcifications can be reduced.
It can be used to treat longstanding pain and discomfort.

A hand-held device is moved over a conductive gel on the skin, sending waves of energy to painful areas in the body. These mechanical pressure pulses – known as shockwaves – work by reinjuring/kick starting the healing process that has ceased in the effected tendons and tissues.

Shockwave Therapy is a non surgical option to shoulder pain, back pain, hip pain, knee and foot pain. From plantar fasciitis to chronic shoulder pain to hip bursitis, a treatment session only lasts 15 minutes and is grouped into a course of 3 sessions. Once the 3 appointments are completed you are reassessed and any further treatment needed is discussed.

In between appointments you can continue your daily life, although your therapist may advise upon adapting your routine if they feel it is aggravating the condition you are seeking treatment for.

These are the conditions we treat:

  • Achilles tendinopathy
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Calcific tendinosis of the shoulder
  • Chronic shoulder pain
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfers elbow
  • Patellofemoral syndrome (runner’s knee)
  • Iliotibial band Syndrome, or ITBS
  • Medial tibial stress syndrome (shin splints)
  • Bony heel spurs


Shockwave Therapy Prices In clinic Home visit

A course of 3 sessions.

Includes your initial consultation and treatment plus 2 subsequent Shockwave treatments.

3 appointments in total. 


3 appointments total



3 appointments total



A course of 5 sessions.

Includes your initial consultation and treatment plus 4 subsequent Shockwave treatments.

5 appointments in total. 

5 appointments total


5 appointments total



To find out more message us through the contact page.

The screening form below is only to be completed ONCE you have discussed your case with a member of the team.

Shockwave Therapy Consent Form

  • * Please enter either a landline or mobile number. This is required if we need to contact you about the information you provide on this form. Your private data will not be shared with any third party.
  • Understanding what Shockwave therapy/ ECSWT does?

    Extracorporeal shockwave therapy is a non-invasive treatment in acoustic shockwaves pass through the skin via a device to the affected area, and is often used in the treatment of tendon pathology for a number of musculoskeletal conditions. The shockwaves stimulate the body’s own healing mechanisms to facilitate tendon repair. A normal course of treatment will consist of three sessions with no more than a two week gap between sessions. More sessions may be a consideration for chronic conditions.
  • What are the side effects of the treatment?

    Most Common: A) Redness or bruising in the treated area. OR B) Skin damage OR C) An increase in pain in the treated area, this can be controlled with paracetamol, please do not take NSAIDs e.g. ibuprofen, naproxen. The practitioner providing the treatment will have checked your medical history to ensure that you are at minimal risk of any side effects. On the rare occasion there is the potential for tendon rupture.
  • Advice following treatment.

    Following ECSWT maintain ‘normal’ levels of activity. Do not do anything you normally would not do. Avoid sport, any other aggravating activities, or any activities, which stress the effected / treated area, particularly for the next 48 hours. Do not use ice on the treated area or take non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIDS) e.g. ibuprofen, naproxen, as these may reduce the therapeutic effect of ECSWT.