Therapeutic Ultrasound is a common form of
therapy in use by many Chiropractors. Ultrasound works by applying
powerful sound waves to the injured area. It works by thermal effect,
causing deep heating of injured tissues beneath the skin. This increases
the rate of healing of your injury. The intensity, frequency, and depth of
penetration can be adjusted to treat your specific condition properly.
Ultrasound is effective, safe, and totally painless.
Ultrasound has been well documented to treat many conditions, such as:
Inflammation (Joint or Tissue)
Pain & Spasms
Sprain / Strain
Bursitis, including Calcific Bursitis
Periostitis (Inflammation of tissue surrounding bone)
Capsulitis (Inflammation of ligaments surrounding joint)
Ultrasound is also showing promise in
the treatment of:
now to set up your appointment with
Dr. Geoffrey Hann.
Milton J Klein, DO,
Consulting Staff, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sewickley
and Ohio Valley General
Hospital. Deep Heat, December 12, 2001.