Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is the application of shock Waves in the treatment of many soft tissue and sporting injuries. There is clinical evidence to demonstrate that when pressure waves are applied it can stimulate a reaction to:
1) Reduce pain felt by nerve fibres
2) Increase blood circulation in surrounding soft tissues
3) Begins the healing process triggered by stem cell activation
(approx 4-6 sessions needed depending upon severity and location and symptoms)
Podiatrist/Chiropodist – Carly Bodill BSc (Hons), MSc, MCPod. HCPC registered
Carly Bodill qualified as a Podiatrist in 2000 and has since specialised in areas such as Diabetes, Rheumatology and Muscular Skeletal Pathology. Additionally Carly works as an Extended Scope Practitioner (ESP) within a musculoskeletal service for the NHS, this role is specialized and highlights the level of knowledge, experience and qualifications achieved to be able to achieve and sustain this role. She offers treatments including biomechanical assessment and diagnosis, custom-made orthotics, nail care and treatment of painful corns and calluses. Additionally Carly has experience within teaching at under graduate level and has co-authored and published an article linked to musculoskeletal pathology. She is HCPC registered and registered with most private health insurance companies including Bupa.