Lee Chiropractic


3500 Barranca Pkwy Suite 310, Irvine, CA 92606


(949) 552-2100

Accelerate Sports Injury Recovery with Focused Shockwave Therapy and Chiropractic Care at Lee Chiropractic

For athletes and active individuals, injuries are often an unavoidable part of pushing physical limits. Whether you’re a weekend warrior or a professional athlete, recovering quickly and effectively from sports injuries is crucial to getting back to what you love. At Lee Chiropractic, we understand the unique challenges athletes face, which is why we combine the power of Focused Shockwave Therapy with expert chiropractic care to help you recover faster and stronger.

Understanding Focused Shockwave Therapy

Focused Shockwave Therapy (FSWT) is a non-invasive treatment that uses high-energy acoustic waves to target specific areas of injury or pain within the body. Unlike Radial Shockwave Therapy (RSWT), which disperses energy radially, FSWT focuses intense energy precisely at the point of injury. This targeted approach stimulates cellular repair, increases blood flow, and accelerates the healing process in deep tissues and bones.

Treating Sports Injuries with Focused Shockwave Therapy

Sports injuries can range from muscle strains and ligament sprains to more complex conditions like tendonitis and stress fractures. Focused Shockwave Therapy has proven highly effective in treating a variety of sports-related injuries, including:

  • Tendon Injuries: Achilles tendinopathy, patellar tendinitis, and tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) respond well to FSWT. The focused energy promotes collagen production and helps to break down scar tissue, facilitating tendon healing.
  • Muscle Tears and Strains: Hamstring strains, quadriceps tears, and calf muscle injuries benefit from the healing properties of FSWT. By improving blood circulation and reducing inflammation, Shockwave Therapy speeds up muscle tissue repair.
  • Stress Fractures: FSWT can aid in the healing of stress fractures by stimulating bone regeneration and reducing pain associated with microfractures.

The Role of Chiropractic Care in Sports Injury Rehabilitation

Chiropractic care complements Shockwave Therapy by addressing musculoskeletal imbalances and promoting overall wellness. Our chiropractors at Lee Chiropractic specialize in:

  • Spinal Adjustments: Ensuring proper spinal alignment can alleviate pressure on nerves and promote optimal nerve function, facilitating faster recovery from sports injuries.
  • Soft Tissue Therapy: Techniques such as myofascial release help to relieve muscle tension, improve flexibility, and enhance the effectiveness of Shockwave Therapy.
  • Rehabilitation Exercises: Tailored exercise programs help strengthen weakened muscles, improve joint stability, and prevent future injuries, supporting long-term recovery.

The Synergy of Focused Shockwave Therapy and Chiropractic Care

Combining Focused Shockwave Therapy with chiropractic care offers a comprehensive approach to sports injury rehabilitation:

  1. Accelerated Healing: FSWT promotes tissue regeneration and repair, allowing athletes to recover faster from injuries and return to their training regimen sooner.
  2. Pain Relief: By reducing inflammation and stimulating natural pain-relieving mechanisms, Shockwave Therapy helps manage pain without the need for medications.
  3. Improved Functionality: Chiropractic adjustments and rehabilitation exercises restore mobility, enhance biomechanics, and optimize performance post-injury.

Experience Personalized Care at Lee Chiropractic

At Lee Chiropractic in Irvine, CA, our team is dedicated to helping athletes and active individuals achieve optimal health and performance through innovative treatments like Focused Shockwave Therapy and chiropractic care. Whether you’re dealing with a recent sports injury or chronic pain from repetitive strain, we are here to support your journey to recovery.

Get Back to Doing What You Love

Don’t let sports injuries sideline your active lifestyle. Contact Lee Chiropractic today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how Focused Shockwave Therapy and chiropractic care can help you recover faster, stronger, and pain-free.