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Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy
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Why should I bring my pet to Willows for Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy?
Willows is one of Europe’s leading small animal Orthopaedic referral centres treating over 1000 new patients a year. Our state-of-the-art hospital is led by internationally renowned Specialists, committed to providing the highest standards of veterinary care. Our team of Orthopaedic Specialists have many years of experience in dealing with complex and difficult orthopaedic disease and Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy offers a reliable and pain-free way to treat certain conditions.
Our Orthopaedic Surgeons are supported by our multi-disciplinary team of Specialists across a number of disciplines including; Anaesthesia, Diagnostic Imaging and Physiotherapy. Willows also has a large dedicated team of Nurses and clinical support staff available 24 hours a day, every day of the year to provide the best possible care for your pet.
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Why should I bring my pet to Willows for Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy?
Willows is one of Europe’s leading small animal Orthopaedic referral centres treating over 1000 new patients a year. Our state-of-the-art hospital is led by internationally renowned Specialists, committed to providing the highest standards of veterinary care. Our team of Orthopaedic Specialists have many years of experience in dealing with complex and difficult orthopaedic disease and Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy offers a reliable and pain-free way to treat certain conditions.
Our Orthopaedic Surgeons are supported by our multi-disciplinary team of Specialists across a number of disciplines including; Anaesthesia, Diagnostic Imaging and Physiotherapy. Willows also has a large dedicated team of Nurses and clinical support staff available 24 hours a day, every day of the year to provide the best possible care for your pet.
What is Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)?
ESWT is a very simple process which sends mechanical shock waves into the affected area to stimulate the natural healing process by triggering the body’s own repair mechanisms. This accelerates healing and provides swift and long-term improvement in the majority of cases.
What is Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)?
ESWT is a very simple process which sends mechanical shock waves into the affected area to stimulate the natural healing process by triggering the body’s own repair mechanisms. This accelerates healing and provides swift and long-term improvement in the majority of cases.
What is Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT)?
ESWT is a very simple process which sends mechanical shock waves into the affected area to stimulate the natural healing process by triggering the body’s own repair mechanisms. This accelerates healing and provides swift and long-term improvement in the majority of cases.
What are the Most Common Diseases Treated with ESWT?
ESWT is a treatment for patients with causes of lameness, in particular in the treatment of ligament and tendon injuries. Surgery is still essential in some of the more acute, problematic patients, however shockwave therapy has been a terrific development in helping provide an alternative means of treatment.
What are the Most Common Diseases Treated with ESWT?
ESWT is a treatment for patients with causes of lameness, in particular in the treatment of ligament and tendon injuries. Surgery is still essential in some of the more acute, problematic patients, however shockwave therapy has been a terrific development in helping provide an alternative means of treatment.
What can I Expect if my Pet is Treated through ESWT?
For patients treated through ESWT there can be immediate pain relief; after two weeks lasting benefits can be seen and by four weeks it is usually possible to see a clear improvement. The added benefits ESWT are reduction in medication, increase in exercise and the avoidance of surgery.
What can I Expect if my Pet is Treated through ESWT?
For patients treated through ESWT there can be immediate pain relief; after two weeks lasting benefits can be seen and by four weeks it is usually possible to see a clear improvement. The added benefits ESWT are reduction in medication, increase in exercise and the avoidance of surgery.