Tiny amounts of electrical impulses are induced into the tissues in the vicinity of the injury. Where these waves intersect below the surface of the skin, a low-frequency stimulation is created. this prompts the body to secrete endorphins and other natural pain killers to help relieve pain.
Most patients find Interferential Electro-Therapy to be extremely beneficial and describe the treatment as a faint pins and needles sensation.
Interferential Electro-Therapy is most often used for pain releif and to aid in reducing the swelling of soft tissues. Ligament sprains, Muscle strains and spasms often respond to this treatment, helping to reduce atrophy and increase blood circulation.
Reduces painful symptoms
Decreases local swelling
Promotes muscle tone
Restores normal movements
Releases the body’s natural pain killers
Accelerates the healing process