Shin splints occur typically from overuse with too much activity or following a sudden increase in training. Shin splints commonly affect those who take part i high impact activities such as runners, dancers or gymnasts. Medically the condition is also known as medial tibial stress syndrome.
The condition typically presents as soreness and pain and often swelling along the inner side of the shin bone.
This condition can be treated with a combination approach from High Intensity Laser, Shockwave Therapy or Fascial Manipulation Therapy (Stecco method).