Frequently Asked Questions

KKT is on a mission to revolutionize health care for chronic pain.

Please do not hesitate to contact KKT if you have any questions

  • How does KKT work? Open or Close

    The KKT treatment platform uses sound waves to relieve pain by improving spinal alignment of the back, shoulders and pelvis, while enhancing the health of the spinal discs, ligaments and muscles.  KKT philosophy is to focus on treating the underlying causes that result in chronic pain.

  • What types of pain does KKT help with? Open or Close

    The KKT treatment has been clinically proven to be effective for almost all types of chronic muscle, nerve or joint pain, including back pain.

    • Back Pain - Arthritis, Herniated Disc, Sciatica, Scoliosis, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Degeneration (Spondylitis)
    • Joint Pain - Arthritis, Shoulder Rotator Cuff, Sensation in legs or hands, Whiplash, Nerve damage
    • Head - Headaches, Vertigo (dizziness)
  • How effective is the KKT treatment? Open or Close
    • The vast majority of KKT’s patients experience some relief from chronic pain.
    • KKT has completed over 350,000 treatments in over 11 countries since inception.
  • Does KKT have side effects? Open or Close

    KKT has little to no side effects and none of the risks typical of drugs or surgery.

  • How does KKT treat pain? Open or Close

    KKT’s treatment plan targets the underlying cause of chronic pain.  Once the body is placed in proper alignment and the spinal discs, ligaments and muscles are stimulated, the body’s natural healing capabilities enable long-term relief from chronic pain.

  • What does KKT feel like? Open or Close

    The stimulation from the sound wave feel like a gentle tingling or light vibrating pulse on the point of treatment accompanied by a vibrating sound.  The vibrations are similar to being close to an audio speaker.  It is a painless procedure.

  • Are the sound waves that KKT uses the same as ultrasound waves? Open or Close

    No, the sound waves produce a gentle physical pulsing during treatment.

  • How long is a typical treatment session? Open or Close
    • The consultation and diagnostics performed by the KKT Medical Team takes approximately 2 hours, followed by a few hours of analysis and collaboration with the KKT Medical Team.
    • Once treatments commence, a typical KKT treatment takes approximately 10 – 15 minutes.
    • The typical treatment plan of 12 visits typically takes 2 to 6 weeks to complete.
  • How quickly could I experience relief? Open or Close

    While results may vary, the KKT treatment typically starts to deliver pain relief between sessions 1 – 6.

  • How long will the benefits last? Open or Close

    After the typical 12 visits, the pain relief will last for many months and years.  The pain relief can be permanent depending on the condition and lifestyle of the patients.  Patients work with KKT’s patient care coordinator to design an on-going lifestyle and wellness plan to compliment the KKT treatment in order to foster long-term pain relief.

  • What if it doesn't work for me? Open or Close

    The KKT Medical Team has a policy of informing patients when we have done everything that we can do within a KKT pain management center and surgery or other more invasive procedures can no longer be avoided.  In these cases, the KKT Medical Team will refer the patient to the best health care professionals outside of KKT and oversee the patient’s overall care plan. 


    KKT is committed to the mission of helping patients overcome chronic pain, regardless of whether they are treated in the KKT pain management center.

  • Is KKT available in the United States? Open or Close

    KKT is FDA certified for use in the United States and will be opening clinics in the near future.  Patients in the United States typically seek treatment in Toronto and Vancouver, Canada.  KKT is available in over 11 countries.

  • Is KKT opening a center in my country? Open or Close

    While KKT pain management centers are located in 11 countries, 25% of KKT’s patients travel abroad and/or long distances to experience the benefits of KKT.  Therefore, KKT will continue to work with its patients to establish new locations to bring the benefits of chronic pain relief closer to their homes.  


    Please contact us to tell us where we should open a new KKT clinic.

  • Do you accept insurance? Open or Close

    Payments options vary by country.  Many KKT centers accept some insurance.  Please inquire with the clinic in your region.

  • How much does the treatment cost? Open or Close
    The KKT treatment plan varies by country and pain management center.  The KKT team can discuss treatment prices when you are making an appointment. In general, in all cases, KKT’s treatment plans are less expensive than surgery.  It typically costs more than physical rehabilitation and steroid injections due to the specialized technology and expertise involved. 
  • Other questions? Open or Close

    Feel free to contact us with any other questions or suggestions that you may have.