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Shock waves

Low energy shock waves are a very effective treatment for patients with erectile dysfunction (ED).

What are shock waves?

Shock waves are pressure waves that travel through a medium at the speed of sound. The shock waves used in erectile dysfunction are low energy, different from those used for stone fragmentation (high intensity).

Currently, low-energy shock waves are used for patients with erectile dysfunction:

  • Improve blood circulation.
  • Stimulate the generation of blood vessels.
  • Produce muscle relaxation.
  • Eliminate sore spots.

Do low-energy shock waves have adverse effects?

  • Low energy shock waves do not produce pain and are applied directly on the penis without the need for anesthesia.
  •  It does not produce any type of reaction on the penis or any adverse effect.