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Apollo Wave is a provider of low intensity shockwave therapy

 

Apollo Wave is a provider of low intensity

For relieving acute and chronic pain, preventing and accelerating healing of sports injuries, reversing neuropathy and restoring sexual health.

 

This exciting technology assists the body in healing itself. True “Shockwaves” have been used by Urologists for over 40 years to disintegrating kidney stones.

 

In 1980 extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy ESWL was introduced in the United States by Dornier Medical. ESWL is still the gold standard for breaking up kidney stones world wide with success rates over 80%.

 

It was the Lithotripsy technology and it’s incredible success that led to the development of other Shockwave applications.

Pain Management

In November of 2009 the American Academy of Orthopedic surgeons reported that the non-invasive use of “Shockwaves” were equally as effective as surgery for difficult to heal non union bone fractures.

 

Non-unions remain a major problem in the US and are still treated with invasive surgery utilizing plates and screws. Governments in several European countries have mandated the use of extracorporeal shockwave therapy

before surgery. The FDA is currently evaluating this technology for use in the United States.

 

By 2013 Physicians in Europe discovered that low intensity Shockwaves we’re very useful in activating connective tissue in the penis for men suffering from erectile dysfunction and Peyronie’s disease ( curvature of the penis due to plaque and scaring )

 

Many men are finding that Low intensity Shockwave Therapy can completely eliminate the need for drugs to gain and maintain strong and strait erections. Low intensity shockwave therapy does not require any needles, anesthesia or cause pain or any discomfort and can be done quickly and discreetly in six, ten minute treatments in a physicians office.

 

This life changing therapy is now available in the Low Country. Apollo Wave utilizes a patented technology called Softwave which can easily be shown superior to all other technologies on the market. Softwave technology uses Electrohydrolic sound waves – the same type of sound waves that have been the Gold standard for 40 years to disintegrate kidney stones.

 

Patients need to research the device that is being offered for treatment!! There a lot of cheap devices on the market sold as “Shockwaves” that can be very painful and ineffective. Softwave technology is the current market leader in quality and outcomes.

 

Apollo Wave will offer this is incredible technology which promotes healing in all parts of your body.

 

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Apollo Wave chose a device called Softwave as it is based on the original and TRUE “Shockwave” design by Dornier.

Founder And Chief Patient Advocate

Tim’s experience in healthcare started at age 6 when he had major surgery on his eyes and  was blind for 8 weeks.  He will always remember how his mom guided him through the process, educating him about the surgery and fostering his belief in a positive outcome.  This  early experience made him a big believer in the human aspect of healing.

 

He graduated from University of Massachusetts in 1988 with a bachelors in Economics.  After 3 years selling Ricoh photo copiers he took his first position in the medical business with

C.R, Bard, Urology Division, a fortune 500 company known for its high quality products.  This opportunity brought him into the operating room working side by side with surgeons.  Tim was a top performer at Bard, trained over 30 new sales reps and was promoted to manage the Urological business in Boston, New York City and Philadelphia.

 

In 2001 Tim joined Smith & Nephew’s wound care division where he ranked # 1 in US sales for Dermagraft, a human tissue product for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers.  Since 2004, he has built several successful Mobile Lithotripsy companies.  His companies currently, provide service for 35 Hospitals and surgery centers in the Southeast, own 10 LithoGold Lithotripsy systems and employ 10 Radiological Technologists.

 

Tim feels that his current position with Apollo Wave is one of his most important.  Low intensity Shockwave is an incredible technology that he has witnessed for over 15 years in the United States and Europe that helps your body heal itself.  His mission is to educate, prevent, treat early and heal.  To provide access to technology that is used by professional athletes, to maximize physical performance and heal injuries quickly

Medical Director

Dr. Yusuf (JP) Saleeby, MD is a functional medicine specialist with an office near Myrtle Beach in Murrells Inlet, SC and also in Charleston (Mt. Pleasant), SC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in functional medicine, internal medicine, and more. He is accompanied by highly trained and certified Advanced Providers (AP / FNP/ PA) that help service all patient needs at the offices.

 

He pursued a career in emergency medicine (EM) for almost two decades. During his career in medicine held posts in occupational medicine (DOD) and Urgent Care and Family Medicine. Currently, he practices Integrative & Functional Medicine at Carolina Holistic Medicine with sites in Charleston and Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. CHM has a virtual presence with Telemedicine in the region.

 

Retiring from the Emergency Department in 2013, and after serving as past medical director for the South Carolina Urban Search & Rescue Task Force-1, his focus is now on Functional Medicine, research and development of healthcare delivery models. He has also an active member of IFM (Institute for Functional Medicine) and has been a member of A4M, ACAM and the American Telehealth Association. Read more about Dr. Yusuf Saleeby.

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