ULTRASOUND - High frequency
sound waves which are absorbed by soft tissue and
cause a vibration ( like a very quick micro
massage) in the soft tissue and this also produces
an increase in temperature which stimulates
H-WAVE - This is an electrical stimulation which
relieves pain, stimulated healing, and locally
stimulates muscle function.
LASER - Laser therapy are electromagnetic waves of
high concentrated infra-red rays. Again this helps
to stimulate healing and tissue repair.
SHOCKWAVE THERAPY - A new form
of Electrotherapy especially useful in Achilles
Tendonitis and Plantar Fasciitis.
These are gentle movements of
joints and muscles which help to restore normal
function. This is almost like a very gentle
massage for those who may be slightly afraid of
treatment or especially for the young and old.
These are therapeutic movements
of joints, especially of the spine. It is what
people say when they have had their back or neck
These are massage techniques of
soft tissue, used especially on old chronic
injuries where an injury has produced too much
This is the corrections of
dysfunctions caused by abnormalities of the feet.
Correction is made using Vasyli insoles which can
be individually adjusted to the patient and this
can often be different to each foot.
Exercises and postural
During or once the dysfunction
has been corrected then the patient has to do
exercises to prevent the injury. Postural
exercises run alongside postural advice and
correction of poor posture and correction of bad
habits at work and at leisure.