Healthcare professionals from diverse backgrounds came together on 16 April 2023 for the Guided Dolorclast® Therapy – Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) Certification Workshopto expand their knowledge and expertise in ESWT. This workshop was jointly organised by the Chiropractic Department of the International Medical University (IMU) and Evo Performance Sdn Bhd, and supported by the Swiss DolorClast Academy. The primary objective of this Continuing Professional Development (CPD) program was to enhance practitioners’ knowledge and skills in ESWT by providing them with a comprehensive understanding of ESWT and high-power laser, the latest advancements in the field, as well as hands-on training in the most up-to-date techniques.
The session was led by experienced healthcare professionals, Vicknesh Kandasamy and Tan Woo Teck. The workshop highlighted the benefits of Guided Dolorclast® Therapy, a guided, targeted approach that can improve the effectiveness of ESWT and high-power laser in treating musculoskeletal conditions in different stages such as acute, sub-acute and chronic.
With the participation of 75 healthcare professionals, the CPD programme aimed to introduce practitioners to the ESWT and high-power laser to familiarise them with the indications and contraindications for ESWT and high-power laser, and demonstrate the protocols for commonly encountered musculoskeletal conditions such as plantar fasciitis, knee osteoarthritis and more.
The benefits of attending the workshop were numerous. Participants gained an in-depth understanding of ESWT and high-power laser, including the science behind the technology, patient selection, and treatment planning. They also learned about the latest advancements in the field, including the use of Guided Dolorclast® Therapy, and how it can improve patient outcomes. Attendees also had the opportunity to network with other healthcare professionals interested in ESWT, sharing experiences and learning from each other.
In conclusion, the Guided Dolorclast® Therapy – ESWT Certification Workshop is an essential CPD programme for healthcare professionals who wish to improve their clinical success and expand their knowledge in the field of ESWT and high-power laser.