Strengthen Your Knees with EMSculpt NEO: A New Frontier in Muscle Building and Injury Rehabilitation

Do you struggle with knee pain or recovering from a knee injury? The EMSculpt NEO treatment is known for its muscle-building and fat-burning properties, but here's the twist – it has been proven to help strengthen muscles that support the knee, benefiting the rehabilitation process and improving knee health. Let's dive into the wonders of EMSculpt NEO and how it aids knee recovery, including with patella bursitis. At Phelts Chiropractic PC in NYC, Dr. John Phelts DC uses EMSculpt NEO to rehabilitate injuries in a way that regular exercise cannot.

How EMSculpt NEO Works

EMSculpt NEO utilizes breakthrough technology that combines high-intensity focused electromagnetic energy (HIFEM) and radiofrequency (RF) heating. The magic happens when HIFEM induces powerful contractions called "supramaximal contractions", which are more intense than the voluntary contractions we experience during regular exercises. As these contractions occur, they lead to increased muscle density, volume, and strength – all achieved with a non-invasive approach.

The Significance of Strengthening Knee Support Muscles

The muscles surrounding the knee, such as the quadriceps, hamstrings, and calf muscles, play a vital role in supporting and stabilizing the knee joint. Strong muscles alleviate the strain on the joint by evenly distributing the stress of movement. To maintain optimum knee health and prevent injuries, strengthening these muscles is essential.

How does EMSculpt NEO fit into all this? By targeting specific muscle groups, it not only tones and strengthens the muscles around the knee but also contributes to improved knee function and stability.

EMSculpt NEO for Knee Rehabilitation

When recovering from a knee injury or surgery, it's crucial to regain muscle strength without applying additional stress to the joints or risking more injury. Injuries or chronic pain can make it impossible for a patient to do the exercises that would help them recover.  

EMSculpt NEO offers a safe and effective tool for rehabilitation, as it enables muscle strengthening independently of joint function. Furthermore, its non-invasive nature ensures a low risk of complications or additional damage.

Alleviating Patella Bursitis with EMSculpt NEO

Patella bursitis is characterized by inflammation of the bursa (a fluid-filled sac) near the kneecap, resulting in pain and limited mobility. Strengthening the surrounding muscles is often recommended to provide better knee stability and minimize the risk of recurring inflammation. EMSculpt NEO emerges as an innovative option to increase muscle strength without exerting excessive stress on the already affected knee joint.

In Conclusion

Consulting with a medical professional is essential before considering any treatment, but EMSculpt NEO presents itself as a promising non-invasive method for rehabilitating knee injuries and managing conditions like patella bursitis. This treatment is about more than just achieving an aesthetically pleasing look – it's about restoring function and enhancing the quality of life for those suffering from knee problems.

Remember, knee health directly influences our mobility, and leveraging EMSculpt NEO's technology could be a game-changer in propelling us from recovery to resilience, one muscle contraction at a time.

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This article is intended for informational purposes only and does not replace professional medical advice.


  1. EMSculpt NEO Official Website

  2. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons - Knee Conditioning Program

  3. Noninvasive Induction of Muscle Fiber Hypertrophy and Hyperplasia: Effects of High-Intensity Focused Electromagnetic Field Evaluated in an In-Vivo Porcine Model: A Pilot Study

  4. Prepatellar (Kneecap) Bursitis

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