Comparison of shockwave therapy and ultrasound therapy

Shockwave therapy and ultrasound therapy are two major modalities for pain-management in physiotherapy clinics to treat various musculoskeletal conditions such as chronic pain, tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis. Both treatments use energy waves to stimulate the healing process and reduce pain. However, there are distinctive differences between the two in terms of the type of energy […]

Treating Tennis Elbow with Physiotherapy

Get back in the Game: Treating Tennis Elbow with Physiotherapy Despite the connotation to Tennis, many common physical activities can lead to what medical professionals call “lateral epicondylitis,” or tennis elbow. The condition is felt as a sharp or recurring pain focused on the outside of the arm, typically where the forearm meets the elbow. […]