It has been scientifically proven that sound waves help to heal chronic disorders of tendons and bursitis. It has also been proven that sound waves also stimulate bone growth. Shockwave therapy is a good alternative to surgical treatment because it is quick and easy to apply.
Because the cost-effectiveness of this treatment is insufficiently proven by insurance standards (except for hip and knee), the insurance will not reimburse this treatment and it falls under non-insured care. CliniX offers the treatment for €85 per session. The treatment may need to be repeated.
A jelly is applied to the skin, after which the device (similar to an ultrasound machine) delivers about 250 sound waves per minute to the painful area. The treatment lasts about 5 minutes. It is a painful treatment. We advise you not to participate in traffic. Take someone with you to escort you safely home.
This treatment falls under uninsured care and will not be reimbursed by your health insurer. CliniX offers this treatment for €85 a time. You should make payment in advance to pay. You will receive an invoice for this in advance.