Your Renton and Seattle Area Podiatric Care Center
Valley Foot and Ankle

Mon/Thurs 7am to 5pm, Tues/Wed 6:30am to 5pm
  Call Us : (425) 226-5656

Radial Shockwave Therapy (RSWT)

Why use Radial Shockwave Therapy?

  • Fast and effective
  • A great option instead of surgery
    • Shorter recovery time
    • No lost work time
    • No lost income
  • Surgical success rates are much lower than the RSWT proven results
  • Eliminate the use of medication
  • Elminate the use of cortisone, or repeated injections
  • Used when all other methods have failed
  • Athletes who want to return to their sport and suffer from chronic pain

What does it treat?

Proven to be effective for chronic heel pain, Achilles tendonitis, and Plantar Fasciitis.

How many treatments? How long for each treatment?

It takes 3 treatments, one week apart (maximum 10 days). Treatments last for approximately 8-10 minutes.

Does it hurt?

The treatments are sometimes uncomfortable but tolerated by everyone.