Heat therapy - one of the most proven and widespread methods of physiotherapy - in JSC "Medicine"

To increase the intensity of metabolic processes by 10%, it is enough to increase the tissue temperature by only 1 degree. A rise in temperature by 4-5 degrees allows you to achieve the necessary therapeutic effect.

Specialists of JSC "Medicine" (Clinic of Academician Roitberg) conduct heat therapy sessions lasting from 20 to 30 minutes.

Long-term heating and uniform heat flow

  • have antispastic and analgesic effects;

  • enhance blood and lymph circulation, metabolism in tissues.

Heat therapy is used for:

  • inflammatory processes;

  • degenerative-dystrophic and inflammatory diseases of the musculoskeletal system;

  • diseases and injuries of the peripheral nervous system;

  • the consequences of trauma for the purpose of pain relief;

  • hypermotor dyskinesia of internal organs;

  • muscle contractures of the spastic type (before therapeutic exercises).

  • prevention of atherosclerosis

During the procedure, paraffin and ozokerite are used. The mixture is applied to the area of ​​the body that requires exposure, which is then wrapped in a warm blanket.

The therapeutic effect of ozokerite is associated not only with its characteristics as a heat carrier, but also with the presence of biologically active substances in its composition.