Therapeutic Ultrasound is used to promote circulation, which will in turn help reduce inflammation and improve healing. It may also be used to create a thermal effect to aid in scar breakdown.
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Paraffin Wax is used as a source of therapeutic heat for extremities. It is mainly used for hands and can be especially beneficial in arthritic populations.
IFC / TENS
Electrotherapies such as Interferential Current (IFC) or Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) use electric current to stimulate nerve fibres, which will then help decrease and control pain.
Shockwave therapy is used to help improve chronic musculoskeletal conditions. It can be used for myofascial trigger points, tendinopathies, activation of muscles and connective tissues, and break down of scar tissues.