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Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation

The use of an electrical current can simulate muscle tissues in the target area to facilitate a muscle contraction of a particular muscle or muscle group.

Examples of Indications for Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation:

  • Protective Muscle Spasms
  • Muscle Disuse Atrophy
  • Pain Control
  • Joint Swelling
  • To Facilitation Normal Contractions after Injury or Joint Disease (ie. Osteoarthritis)
  • Tendon and Muscle Healing
  • Fracture Healing
  • Improper Muscle Timing Issues
  • Neurologic Atrophy
  • Circulatory Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Swelling