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Shockwave Therapy Essex

A ground-breaking therapy for the treatment for common sports injuries that cause tendon pain.

Shockwave Therapy

Shockwave therapy is a revolutionary treatment which improves the speed you recover from tendon problems such as achilles pain or plantar fasciitis.

Shockwave therapy is a non-invasive and non-surgical treatment for soft tissue and musculoskeletal problems that are often associated with sports and exercise. Essentially the treatment involves applying a shockwave device to the area affected so acoustic waves can penetrate the damaged tissue within the tendon. The shockwaves produce an inflammatory response in the muscle, causing the body to increase metabolic activity around the site of pain, accelerating the healing process. The process only takes a few minutes and combined with a course of progressive rehab can significantly reduce healing time.

Who Is It For

Anyone with tendon pain – plantar fascia pain, achilles pain, patella tendon pain, hip pain.

Pricing

£60.00 – Per Session

Appointment info

Please make sure that when you attend your appointment you come suitably dressed so that the clinician can access the appropriate area.

WHAT TO EXPECT

At your initial appointment you will be fully assessed as any other appointment. The shockwave therapy lasts about 5 minutes, but we combine this treatment with exercises and advice to improve your recovery from pain. Depending on your goals, rehab exercises will be given to you to help you get there. It is recommended that you have 3 shockwave sessions, spaced 1 week apart to get the full affect of the treatment.

RECOVER. MAINTAIN. PERFORM.

Our Services

Our team specialise in the prevention, pain relief and management of injuries.

Physiotherapy

We are passionate about helping you lose your aches and pains and make sure you return to your competitive best.

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Osteopathy

Get treatment from an Osteopath to ease those aches and pains in Colchester, experience with this holistic approach.

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Podiatry

Get in touch with us at Reflex-18 Sports Injury Hub to book an appointment and get treatment from our expert podiatrist.

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Sports Massage

A sports massage at Reflex-18 Sports Injury Hub in Colchester is the perfect treat your body needs!

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Gait Analysis and Orthotics

With the latest technology used, we can analyse your gait to create custom 3D printed insoles.

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Shockwave Therapy

Shockwave is a pain-relieving treatment that can reduce healing time for injuries relating to tendon damage.

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Hand Therapy

Hand therapy provided by a leading clinician in the UK, for all types of hand and wrist pain.

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Personal Training

We have a gym that our resident personal trainer who can help you return to your absolute best and stay there.

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Virtual Physio Appointments

Virtual appointments are a fantastic option for you if you are unable to make it into clinic for whatever reason.

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Sports Physio

Picked up an injury in your game? Pulled a muscle running? On road to recovery? Reflex-18 Sports Injury Hub can help!

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Testimonials

  • 5 star review  Josh correctly diagnosed my issue and immediately referred me to a consultant, his expertise meant I was able to avoid surgery and reduce my recovery time significantly. Physio and treatment still ongoing but expertly delivered by josh with great advice and realistic expectations which has ensured I stick to the plan with an achievable goal for resuming normal activity

    thumb Jo Johnson
  • 5 star review  A very professional service in a comfortable venue housing great facilities to aid therapy. The service is caring and patient centred and good value. I would highly recommend this clinic to anyone requiring treatment or advice for their physical well being and injury recovery.

    thumb Scott Wallman
  • 5 star review  I was recommended to see Alice by a friend and although I've only had one session, I am more confident in myself that with her help I can recover after a serious injury. Its going to take time but I know I'm in the right place! Mick Harty

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  • 5 star review  Josh has been great on helping me recover from more than one injury very quickly and efficiently. I didn't know a great deal about injury prevention or recovery but Josh has been really informative and helped me massively in understanding what I can do to prevent injury in the future. Highly recommend!

    thumb Michael Smith
  • 5 star review  We have been using Reflex-18 for over a year now. On and off the entire family is using their extensive services. Josh and his team are all very professional and helpful. The best of all our aches and pains are treated effectively and always diagnosed properly. We recommend them to all our friends and would never switch to another physio provider.

    thumb Mark Leila
  • 5 star review  I developed a severe back problem over Christmas to a point where I couldn’t walk unaided. Thinking it was going to be a long recovery ahead I have been amazed by the work Josh does - he has fantastic knowledge and I felt I could fully trust him - 4 appointments in and I feel far better than I thought I would. Fantastic physio!

    thumb Layla Drewell
  • 5 star review  I saw Tom and very quickly booked a second appointment! He is professional and very knowledgeable. I am confident he can resolve my issues.

    thumb Ian Fraser
  • 5 star review  I returned to Reflex - 18 this time with a new injury. I saw Shaun who diagnosed the issue really quickly and worked on my back. Talk about a magician. Such a difference, i seriously cannot recommend these professionals enough. You wont go wrong by going here. Brilliant

    thumb Graham Miller