Unlike some more traditional treatment options, Softwave therapy gets right to the crux of the ED issue. It uses shock wave technology on a cellular level, helping to naturally heal body parts, like the penis. Some of the most common benefits of Softwave therapy include:
Additionally, Softwave treatments don't require much prep, don't have any sketchy side effects, don't require any numbing agents or anesthesia, and result in little-to-no recovery time. Sound too good to be true? Contact Elite Healthcare Physical Medicine today to learn just how effective Softwave therapy is for our patients!
Softwave therapy works by using efficient, effective shock waves that cause biological regeneration processes that heal your body using its own healing factors. It works like this: Softwaves are created via a high-energy electrical discharge in water. The voltage is discharged between the plus and minus tips of an electrode. The spark gap or arching causes an equalization of voltage between the opposing tips of the electrode, which causes a hot plasma bubble. This bubble explodes and distributes in every direction, compresses the surrounding water, and generates a pressure > 10 MPa within nanoseconds.
To sum up, Softwave therapy uses low-intensity, unfocused energy that is delivered by a reflector in parallel waves. These waves help open up the blood vessels in your penis, allowing more blood to flow. At Elite Healthcare Physical Medicine, our team of expert physicians will develop a personalized Softwave therapy plan based on your body and needs. With the right number of treatments, you should be able to achieve and maintain firm erections as you did in your prime.
A Softwave therapy procedure averages 10-15 minutes but may be longer depending on treatment area and diagnosis. A gel is applied to the surface area to be treated. The applicator produces pulses as the clinician moves around the treatment area. During therapy, communication with your provider is necessary to identify treatment areas and monitor progress.
Once treatment is over, you may resume your normal day-to-day activities. In fact, most patients can have Softwave therapy while on their lunch break. You don't have to worry about recovery time, side effects, or any downtime at all.
More than 50% of men will experience erectile dysfunction at some point in their lives. If you're over the age of 30, have been suffering from ED, and don't want to rely on pills or surgery, Softwave therapy may be for you. That's doubly true if you've tried traditional treatments like Viagra and even surgery but didn't get the results you hoped for. Many academic studies about shockwave therapy for ED state that this revolutionary technology is successful where PDE5 inhibitors fail.
In fact, many urologists consider Softwave therapy the most promising ED treatment on the market. The truth is, even if you're not battling ED, men can use Softwave therapy as a preventative way to keep the magic flowing in the bedroom. Some of the key reasons to choose Softwave therapy over less effective, traditional treatments include:
Q. Has the FDA approved softwave therapy for ED in cityname, state?
A. Yes - Softwave therapy is FDA 510(k) approved for:
Q. Is softwave therapy painful?
A. Softwave therapy does not require surgery or any invasive form of treatment. With that said, some patients describe minimal discomfort or pain during our softwave treatments. Should this occur, your medical specialist will make necessary adjustments. Usually, patients do not have to endure any pain at all and only experience a pulse or tapping feeling on their skin.
Q. How long is a Softwave treatment session?
A. An individual session only takes five to fifteen minutes. It's typically recommended that patients have treatment once a week for three to five weeks. The length and frequency of your Softwave therapy sessions will be determined after you visit our medical clinic for a comprehensive evaluation.
Q. How long does it take for Softwave therapy to work?
A. Every patient we treat is different, and as such, will have different treatment recommendations. Often, patients notice the results of Softwave therapy after the first session. However, for the longest-lasting effects, most patients need between three and four treatments, with a week of non-treatment after every session.
Q. Can I combine Softwave therapy with other treatments from Elite Healthcare Physical Medicine?
A. It's hard to give a definitive answer to this question since every patient is different. It's important for you to have a full evaluation to determine the scope of your needs and the appropriate therapies. However, Softwave therapy often works very well with other treatments. In fact, other therapies offered at our medical clinic like massage therapy and chiropractic care can make Softwave treatment even more effective.
Remember - our team at Elite Healthcare Physical Medicine is always happy to answer any questions you may have about ED or our ED treatments. Give us a call today - it would be our pleasure to get to know you better!
Unlike some wellness clinics, our experienced providers work together to optimize treatment for men suffering from ED. We always strive to make sexual wellbeing an accessible part of your everyday lifestyle.
That's why, at Elite Healthcare Physical Medicine, our mission is simple: to correct the root cause of your erectile dysfunction by taking a comprehensive, total body approach to healing and treatment. We want to address your ED problem without having to resort to chemical-based medications or unnecessary surgeries. Instead, we focus on all-natural, effective solutions like shockwave therapy for ED in Isle of Palms, SC.
By discovering what's best for each person's individual body and needs, we can help create a healthier future for those in our community through our holistic physical medicine practices. Contact our office to learn more about Softwave therapy and how we can solve the underlying causes of your unique ED situation.Book Appointment
ISLE OF PALMS — As the new year approaches, the fight over public beach parking remains unsettled with a court case awaiting a decision by the state Supreme Court.The Palm Republic group created by Isle of Palms’ former mayor and a current councilman has asked the court to hear a constitutional challenge to a 2021 state law that says free beach parking along state roads can’t be removed without the state’s permission.It’...
ISLE OF PALMS — As the new year approaches, the fight over public beach parking remains unsettled with a court case awaiting a decision by the state Supreme Court.
The Palm Republic group created by Isle of Palms’ former mayor and a current councilman has asked the court to hear a constitutional challenge to a 2021 state law that says free beach parking along state roads can’t be removed without the state’s permission.
It’s a law created by Sen. Larry Grooms, R-Bonneau, and signed by Gov. Henry McMaster in the spring of 2021, following the island’s attempt in 2020 to remove much of the beach parking on the island and charge for the parking that would remain.
The S.C. Department of Transportation had already rejected the island’s plan to eliminate hundreds of parking spaces, and later stepped in to increase the amount of free parking near the beach on the island — “unilaterally and illegally” according to the Palm Republic lawsuit.
Those actions prompted Councilman Blair Hahn and former Mayor Jimmy Carroll to declare the island “The Palm Republic” in an airing of grievances that included a declaration of independence, signed in costume at a local bar.
At the time, Hahn was declared to be The Palm Republic’s “attorney general, also known as His Beaudacious Highness, Admiral and Grand Ruler of All Seas Less than 1 Fathom.” But he says the legal issues in play are not joke.
Carroll and Hahn have said the state law is an affront to home rule and the power of municipalities.
“We want our home rule back,” said Carroll. “We just want them to hear the case.”
State Rep. Joe Bustos, R-Mount Pleasant, agrees.
“There’s either going to be home rule, or there’s not,” he said.
The issue now is whether the Supreme Court will take what’s known as “original jurisdiction” and agree to hear the case, as Palm Republic LLC has asked.
The state, through Attorney General Alan Wilson’s office, and the DOT have both urged the court to not take the case. Both said there’s no urgency to rule on a law that’s been in effect for more than 18 months, and the case should be heard in a lower court.
“If the Supreme Court does not take the case, we’ll file the case in Charleston County,” Hahn said. “The only issue is, is the statute constitutional or not?”
He said the case would end up before the Supreme Court one way or another.
Like many barrier islands, Isle of Palms has sought to manage the flood of beach-bound traffic that arrives during the warm months. Conflict over the parking issue flared up in 2020 when the island prohibited non-residents from using the hundreds of free parking spots near the beach, citing COVID-19 concerns.
The attempt to eliminate parking and charge for what remained came the following year, prompting the creation of a nonprofit group that sued the city, the new state law, and action by SCDOT.
The Palm Republic group has been urging residents to write to local and state lawmakers, and the Supreme Court, to ask that the high court take the case.
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCIV) — It’s been nearly two years since the South Carolina Department of Transportation installed new pavement markings that removed the center median on the Isle of Palms Connector – a change that concerned both city officials and residents on how first responders would be able to access an emergency.However, some potential changes recently proposed by SCDOT could bring that median back to the bridge in an effort “to see if there is a better way to continue to accommodate pedestrians and ...
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCIV) — It’s been nearly two years since the South Carolina Department of Transportation installed new pavement markings that removed the center median on the Isle of Palms Connector – a change that concerned both city officials and residents on how first responders would be able to access an emergency.
However, some potential changes recently proposed by SCDOT could bring that median back to the bridge in an effort “to see if there is a better way to continue to accommodate pedestrians and bicyclists, but also to alleviate any concerns about incident and response of law enforcement,” explained Rob Perry, Chief Engineer for Bridges at SCDOT.
In December, the department presented five potential designs to IOP City Council and first responders.
“We could work with all those designs in those configurations,” said Fire Chief Craig Oliverius. “Any configuration that was presented, we would be able to use.”
Police Chief Kevin Cornett agrees but said one option stood out to the department.
“One of the things that we really liked about 'concept three' was that it had that median down the middle,” Cornett said. “Then you still had your bike path and walking path that were on the left-hand side if you’re going outbound, which ties into our sidewalk that is already in place.”
Nearly two years ago, DOT had removed the center median to make room for existing bike paths and said it has had no impact in recent crash data.
“We didn’t believe it would, from an engineering standpoint,” Perry said. “But again, it’s only been two summers, and you know, [we] would really like to have a lot more data to back ourselves on a decision.”
Perry admits it’s a decision that could have a ton of outcomes. If the decision is made to repave markings, the project would cost upwards of $100,000.
If more substantial construction is required, that would likely surpass $1,000,000.
“We have a funding pot for statewide signing and marking,” Perry said. “There is consensus. We have no intention of asking the city to fund the change, or the town, if it is one of these concepts.”
Perry encourages the public to take advantage of a month-long public comment period that goes into effect on Friday. He said that will help DOT gauge what, if any, changes should be made moving forward.
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCBD) – Wild Dunes Resort on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Isle of Palms (IOP) for enacting ordinances which limit the resort’s development.Five ordinances were passed in November which proponents said protected the city’s greenspaces. The ordinances amend stipulations of a Planned Residential Development (PRD) zoning district contract created in 1975 when the development of the resort began. It was previously amended in 2016 to reduce the number of units permitted.The most recent c...
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCBD) – Wild Dunes Resort on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the Isle of Palms (IOP) for enacting ordinances which limit the resort’s development.
Five ordinances were passed in November which proponents said protected the city’s greenspaces. The ordinances amend stipulations of a Planned Residential Development (PRD) zoning district contract created in 1975 when the development of the resort began. It was previously amended in 2016 to reduce the number of units permitted.
The most recent changes were brought about in response to proposed plans by Wild Dunes to build additional condos/hotels where current golf courses and recreation spaces exist.
In a series of public meetings, residents expressed concern about the overpopulation that the additional development could bring as well as the damage it could cause to the environment.
Despite initially expressing concern about how long the process could take, councilmembers acted quickly to pass the amendments, which Wild Dunes claims violated the city’s own protocol.
“The City failed to comply with the requisite procedure. As detailed above, the Planning Commission reviewed and recommended the Subject Ordinances on or around November 9, 2022, which was after the public hearings on the Subject Ordinances had already been held on October 18 and November 1, 2022. Thus, the City violated the procedural requirements of Section 5-4-39 of the City’s Code for amending PDD zoning districts.”
Likewise, Wild Dunes claims the city failed to meaningfully engage with stakeholders — despite a representative publicly appealing to council members at a November 15 meeting — and left them no option but to take legal action.
The lawsuit also argues that the city’s reasoning for passing the ordinances is misguided, stating that Wild Dunes has brought “measured and positive growth to the City for decades,” and would continue to do so with any new development.
It cites the many rehabilitation and renovation projects undertaken by Wild Dunes over the years — sometimes in partnership with the city — to improve the shoreline, golf courses, and other recreation facilities.
Regarding overpopulation, Wild Dunes noted that the existing PRD allowed for another 330 dwelling units and 53 inn units to be built, but Wild Dunes had no plans to build them all at once. Instead, developers said they would be “completed over time based upon real estate market conditions and other factors.” The lawsuit goes on to claim that individual rental properties bring far more traffic to the island, and that taking away property rights should not be used as a solution to regulate traffic.
Ultimately, the lawsuit claims that the ordinances prevent “economically viable and productive uses of [Wild Dunes’] property,” which effectively amounts to “the regulatory taking of [the] property.” Thus, according to the lawsuit, the city should compensate Wild Dunes for the land it took, or return the property rights to the owners.
News 2 has reached out to IOP for comment.
Editor’s note: This story is breaking and may be updated.
Texas country band Flatland Cavalry have announced a North American headlining tour, which takes place in the midst of their dates supporting Luke Combs. Openers on their tour vary by date, including Brent Cobb, Pony Bradshaw, Cole Chaney, Meghan Patrick, Connor Smith, Colby Acuff, Emily Nenni, and more. Tickets for all headlining dates go on sale Friday (1/20) at 10 AM Central.NYC gets a stop on ...
Texas country band Flatland Cavalry have announced a North American headlining tour, which takes place in the midst of their dates supporting Luke Combs. Openers on their tour vary by date, including Brent Cobb, Pony Bradshaw, Cole Chaney, Meghan Patrick, Connor Smith, Colby Acuff, Emily Nenni, and more. Tickets for all headlining dates go on sale Friday (1/20) at 10 AM Central.
NYC gets a stop on April 26 at Gramercy Theatre with Cole Chaney. All dates are listed below.
Last year, Flatland Cavalry released the Songs To Keep You Warm EP and the unique live acoustic project Far Out West Sessions, which followed their 2021 album Welcome to Countryland. Check out one of the Far Out West videos below.
Flatland Cavalry -- 2023 Tour DatesFebruary 24—College Station, TX—Hurricane Harry’s*February 25—San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center – San Antonio RodeoMarch 23—Austin, TX—Venue TBAMarch 24—Houston, TX—713 Music HallMarch 25—Arlington, TX—AT&T Stadium+March 30—Lexington, KY—Manchester Music Hall†March 31—Grand Rapids, MI—GLC Live at 20 Monroe†April 1—Indianapolis, IN—Lucas Oil Stadium+April 7—Lubbock, TX—Cook’s GarageApril 8—Newcastle, TX—Fort BelknapApril 13—Asheville, NC—The Orange Peel‡April 14—Athens, GA—40 Watt Club‡April 15—Nashville, TN—Nissan Stadium+April 22—Detroit, MI—Ford Field+April 25—South Burlington, VT—Higher Ground‡April 26—New York, NY—Gramercy Theatre‡April 27—Alexandria, VA—The Birchmere‡April 28—Charlottesville, VA—The Jefferson Theater‡April 29—Pittsburgh, PA—Acrisure Stadium+May 4—Columbia, MO—Rose Park§May 5—Chicago, IL—Joe’s on Weed St§May 6—Chicago, IL—Soldier Field+May 11—Hays, KS—Fox TheatreMay 12—Omaha, NE—The Admiral#May 13—Minneapolis, MN—US Bank Stadium+May 19—Salt Lake City, UT—The Depot§May 20—Boise, ID—Albertsons Stadium+May 24—Portland, OR—Revolution Hall§May 25—Spokane, WA—Knitting Factory§May 26—Tacoma, WA—Elks Temple§May 27—Vancouver, BC—BC Place+May 28—Palmer, AK—Venue TBAJune 3—Edmonton, AB—Commonwealth Stadium+June 8—Fort Smith, AR—TempleLive^June 9—Wichita, KS—WAVE**June 10—Kansas City, MO—Arrowhead Stadium+June 15—Columbus, OH—The Bluestone++June 16—Cincinnati, OH—Bogart’s++June 17—St. Louis, MO—Busch Stadium+June 22—Little Rock, AR—Little Rock Hall††June 23—Oklahoma City, OK—The Criterion††June 24—Luling, TX—Watermelon Thump††July 6—Isle of Palms, SC—The Windjammer^July 7—Orlando, FL—House of Blues^July 8—Tampa, FL—Raymond James Stadium+July 13—Montgomery, AL—Montgomery Performing Arts CenterJuly 14—Huntsville, AL—Orion Amphitheater‡‡July 15—Charlotte, NC—Bank of America Stadium+July 20—Buffalo, NY—Buffalo Iron Works††July 21—Cambridge, MA—The Sinclair††July 22—Foxborough, MA—Gillette Stadium+July 27—Norfolk, VA—The NorVA^July 28—Richmond, VA—The National^July 29—Philadelphia, PA—Lincoln Financial Field+
*with special guest Connor Smith+supporting Luke Combs Word Tour†with special guest Meghan Patrick‡with special guest Cole Chaney§with special guest Colby Acuff#with special guest Brent Cobb^with special guest Pony Bradshaw**with special guests The Steel Woods and Pony Bradshaw++with special guest Grady Spencer & the Work††with special guest Emily Nenni‡‡supporting Parker McCollum
One of the most enjoyable aspects of traveling is getting to know the locals in the location that one is visiting. Of course, the more hospitable the locals are, the more fun it is likely that one will have while traveling there.Personal experiences may tell people a lot about a place, even if there is no way to establish exactly which communities in the United States are the friendliest using scientific methods. It is highly recommended that vacationers pay one of these cities a visit if they are looking for a destination in which th...
One of the most enjoyable aspects of traveling is getting to know the locals in the location that one is visiting. Of course, the more hospitable the locals are, the more fun it is likely that one will have while traveling there.
Personal experiences may tell people a lot about a place, even if there is no way to establish exactly which communities in the United States are the friendliest using scientific methods. It is highly recommended that vacationers pay one of these cities a visit if they are looking for a destination in which they are likely to witness goodwill among residents and visitors.
This past year, Savannah left quite an impact on tourists, to the point that it is now considered one of the nicest cities in the United States.
It is difficult to pinpoint just what it is that makes the people who live here so content. It might be the vibrant and unashamed Southern cuisine culture that the city has to offer. It might also be the abundance of independent bookstores and antique shops that are rife with hidden treasures.
It's also possible that the magnificent public parks and many things travelers would want to do in Savannah are what give folks an extra spring in their step.
There are a lot of amazing things to do in Charleston. Charleston is a little coastal city that packs a lot of punch when it comes to Southern hospitality. Visitors frequently come to see historic monuments such as Fort Sumter and The Citadel, but they often choose to remain because of the city's vibrant food culture.
Additionally, Kiawah Island and Isle of Palms are located close to the city boundaries, making it possible to reach the beach in a very short amount of time by car.
The kind and welcoming locals, on the other hand, are the icing on the cake. They never fail to make those from out of town feel at home.
Northern Virginia's Alexandria has long been a popular destination for young professionals and families looking for a more relaxed atmosphere than that of neighboring Washington, D.C., owing to its picturesque waterfront, historic brick-lined Old Town, and easy access to the city via metro.
Tourists are increasingly drawn to the area because of its vibrant retail, culinary, and artistic scenes. One of the best things about Alexandria is that it welcomes dogs with open arms. This may be the secret behind residents' happiness!
Because of its proximity to the United States mainland and its almost unlimited selection of indoor and outdoor activities, Honolulu has long been regarded as one of the most desirable locations for beach vacations in the United States.
Those planning to visit Honolulu keep coming back because of the abundance of exciting new hotels, restaurants, and galleries, many of which celebrate Indigenous traditions.
There is a growing feeling of community and identity in Honolulu, whether through hyper-local eateries or a museum exhibit highlighting Hawaiian history.
For the larger part of the century that has just passed, Santa Fe has been an alluring destination for artistic types who are drawn to the city by its breathtaking natural landscapes and wide open spaces.
However, the welcoming locals aren't simply artistic; this city is home to a wide variety of individuals, and one can see this diversity mirrored in the city's food scene and other aspects of life here.
A lot of people would love to spend a weekend in Tucson. Tucson is still considered to be one of the most underestimated cities in the United States, despite the fact that it has a sizable population; nonetheless, our readers are beginning to take notice.
This artistic desert town has a little something for everyone, whether they’re seeking historic theaters, destination spas, or hot dogs that have won the James Beard Award. One can find all of these things and more here.
Another major selling point is the welcoming nature of the people, who will go out of their way to point tourists on the right path or make them feel at ease in their community.
Visitors may easily have a wonderful time in Key West, thanks to the welcoming locals and their one-of-a-kind brand of comedy. A number of creative types, such as Ernest Hemingway and others, have always found this town to be a welcome change of pace.
The city that sits at the southernmost tip of the United States is well-known for its welcoming atmosphere and acceptance of individuals of all backgrounds and perspectives. The fact that it's a great place to let free and forget about one's problems is often cited as the main reason to visit.
Telluride, Colorado, is not just one of the state's most stunning mountain towns, but also one of the state's warmest and most welcoming.
Located in the heart of a box canyon in the San Juan Mountains, this picturesque town features a background of jagged mountain peaks and streets dotted with stately Victorian-era houses that give the town a fairytale sense.
Some think the lack of billboards, neon signs, and even stoplights contributes to the pleasant nature of the residents. Maybe it's in the air or the water. No matter what brings tourists here, they won't find a more chill atmosphere or more stunning surroundings anywhere else.
Those interested in music, art, craft beer, and more have made Asheville, North Carolina, a hotspot in recent years. One of the happiest areas in America, according to certain surveys. Everywhere people go in this lovely little city, the friendly residents will greet them with a grin.
A pleasant spot to take a stroll, the River Arts District is home to several museums, breweries, restaurants, and buskers. The area is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, with several picturesque paths and raging rivers perfect for whitewater rafting.
Beaufort, South Carolina, is often cited as an example of "Southern hospitality" and as one of the nicest places in the United States.
Located only 90 miles from Charleston, this 300-year-old settlement is where locals may be seen relaxing on their front porches with sweet tea and enjoying neighborhood crab boils with friends and neighbors.
Besides being the second-oldest settlement in the state, it is also home to several historic landmarks, beautiful antebellum buildings, a charming shoreline, and delectable local food, most notably its thick and spicy gumbos.