.We utilize cryotherapy to help with pain and muscles spasms. The use of this cold treatment helps to numb and provide relief to the painful area. Cold compresses are applied to the skin in order to allow constriction of blood flow to reduce swelling and lower skin temperature of an injured or affected area.
For those that are suffering from a soft tissue injury or are experiencing muscle spasms, cryotherapy can be effective in reducing swelling. This is especially important in the early stages of the healing process. Cryotherapy can also be done at home with the use of cold packs.