Electrotherapy in Sewell

Electrical Muscle Stimulation (Electrotherapy)

Electrotherapy in SewellElectrotherapy Sewell, NJ: Dr. Joseph Broderick provides electrical muscle stimulation to patients in Gloucester County and the surrounding areas.  Electric muscle stimulation is a physical rehabilitation therapy modality that is used to stimulate muscle contractions using electrodes hooked up to an electric stimulation machine at our facility.  These contractions help to control pain, manage inflammation and strengthen the muscle.

The electrodes are placed on the effected areas of the patient’s body, typically around the neck, back, shoulder, knee, ankle or wrist.  The therapist will then adjust the controls of the machine until the patient feels a prickly sensation and is able to comfortably target the level of stim without burning, stinging or feeling a stabbing sensation.  The stimulation will increase circulation and reduce swelling thereby reducing pain sensations.

Benefits of Electrotherapy

  • Alleviate Pain
  • Increase Range of Motion
  • Decrease Atrophy
  • Muscle Relaxation & Increased Bloodflow
  • Re-education of Muscles
  • Acceleration of Healing
  • Reduction of Pain
  • and much more!

Best chiropractor I’ve been to. Been seeing him since I was 10. He really helps get my back and back in order. Very professional and his receptionist is lovely as well, always greets with a smile 🙂

Jaci H.
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