ELECTRICAL STIMULATION THERAPY
Electric stimulation therapy is a therapeutic treatment that applies electrical stimulation in treating muscle spasms and pain. It can help prevent atrophy and build strength in patients with injuries. It is also helpful in keeping muscles active especially after any type spinal cord injury or strokes. May also be used in conjunction with dry needling.
Common Treatment Indications :
Relaxation of muscle spasms, Prevention or retardation of disuse atrophy , Increasing local blood circulation, Muscle re-education, Immediate post-surgical stimulation of calf muscles to prevent venous thrombosis, Maintaining or increasing range of motion.