At The Performance Lab, we provide state of the art treatment using state of the art equipment. Compex Muscle stimulators are used around the world by some of the leading athletes including Lionel Messi, Mark Cavendish, England Rugby Union team and many more.
Compex's ability to maintain muscle strength and mass when injured along with its huge performance gains make it a must have for any sporting enthusiast.
Our wireless devices also have some excellent pain relieving and massage settings.
You can see one of our American Football Player using it here following the injury of his medial knee ligament. In this case it enabled him to regain his muscle strength and bulk even before he was able to put heavy weight through his knee.
How we use Compex at the Performance Lab
At the Performance Lab our Physio experts use Compex muscle stimulation at a variety of different times.
After surgery where pain, swelling and immobility often leads to muscle weakness and inhibition, Muscle stimulation is a great way to maintain strength and bulk meaning a quicker and better recovery time.
Click on the video on the left to see a Compex in action just days after an Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction.
Compex allows our experts to increase the strength of the muscles around a painful joint without increasing load through that joint.
There are also a number of pain relieving settings to reduce pain.
Compex can be set to target specific muscle fibres in order to gain maximum gain for a specific task. If you are working to increase explosive power or long term endurance Compes can help
The proven benefits of Compex muscle stimulation
Following the pre-designed programs, you can use Compex to help efficiently and effectively:
Boost speed, endurance and stamina
Increase vertical jump
Develop more muscle strength
Reduce low-back pain
Reduce neck pain
Recover faster after exertion
Enhance blood circulation
Prevent muscle imbalances
Improve core strength
If you want to find out more get in touch with us at The Performance Lab