Although shockwaves are increasing their application in the treatment and healing of injuries in our country since a few years ago, is still a little known alternative for many people. Therefore, Dr. Karin Freitag talks about their characteristics, benefits and effectiveness in an article for Diario Médico.
Our Dermatology Unit, directed by Dr. Patricia Abajo, a specialist in Dermatology and Medical-Surgical Venerology, with more than 20 years of experience, offers the most innovative and exclusive treatments. We have just incorporated, in terms of equipment, the ICON platform of laser medicine for beauty treatments. This platform is based on state-of-the-art fractional laser technology […]
Dr. Karin Freitag has participated in this International Conference of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation held in Porto from 19 to 20 October with a presentation on “Shockwaves, mechanisms of action. Current indications and future applications”. In her lecture Dr. Freitag pointed out that shockwaves are waves with mechanical and biological effects to treat degenerative tendinopathies […]
CAN WE FIND OUT IF YOUR LIVER IS HEALTHY? The liver is a very silent organ. Most of its diseases are asymptomatic. On many occasions, the first symptoms appear in very advanced stages. We can only know with certainty that the liver is healthy after a thorough examination by a hepatologist (a specialist in liver […]
“Joints are designed to move, not to stand still,” says Dr. Freitag, but hitting the streets on heels or heavy bags as if there were no tomorrow, without proper preparation or stretching, or abusing of paddle sessions, for example, can have side effects as harmful as postures held for hours and hours in the office. […]
Clínica DKF and the OAFI Foundation have just signed a collaboration agreement to promote the prevention, treatment and improvement of the quality of life of people with osteoarthritis, encouraging patients and agents involved (patient associations around the world, medical and scientific societies, industry, research centres and public administrations) to work together to tackle this chronic […]