What is Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation to shoulders and upper back?

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Electrical stimulation is a treatment modality utilized by physical therapists that uses an electrical current to cause a single muscle or a group of muscles to contract. This contraction helps strengthen injured muscles and promotes healing.

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$25-49
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There are no evaluations for Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation to shoulders and upper back.