Traditionally, acupuncture needles were manipulated by hand to enhance the effect of the treatment. In the 1930's, Chinese doctors began connecting electronic instruments to the handles of the needles to achieve the same therapeutic result.
Today's electronic instruments can accurately locate and gently treat your acupuncture points without needles. Formerly used for its analgesic properties electricity is now an essential part of sports training. It delivers increased strength, stamina, and powers of recovery, all tissues. The process of electro stimulation stimulates the muscle via the motor nerve. The electrical pulse is repeated in a regular frequency promoting the contraction and relaxation of the muscles during a certain period of time.
Electro-acupuncture has been proven to decrease pain, accelerate tissue healing, and significantly reduce inflammation, edema and swelling.