Shockwave therapy aims to treat chronic or calcified tendonitis, muscle overuse and trigger points. The treatment areas include neck and shoulder, forearm, lower back, knee or ankle. Immediate pain relief results from stimulations of blood vessels and nociceptors. It helps promote blood circulation, cell proliferation and eventual tissue regeneration. Shockwave therapy is suggested for common ailments such as: tennis elbow, golfer's elbow, trigger finger, frozen shoulder, plantar fasciitis, piriformis syndrome and patellar tendonitis etc.