What is “Cold Laser Therapy?”
Low-level laser therapy or “Cold Laser” is a therapeutic modality that uses lasers or light-emitting diodes to alter cellular function. Cold Laser excites the body’s cells to increase energy production (mitochondrial stimulation), decrease inflammation and improve blood flow to the treatment area.
Cold Laser therapy is a non-invasive, pain-less and effective modality that has been proven in clinical trials to reduce pain, swelling, and promote healing. Cold Laser has been shown to be an effective treatment modality for numerous muscular and joint disorders.
What is “Cold Laser” used to treat?
- Acute and chronic neck pain
- Joint Pain
- Muscle strains
- TMJ Disorders
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
What are the benefits of “Cold Laser Therapy?”
- Easy to apply
- Extremely safe
- No side effects or pain
- Superior alternative to analgesics, NSAID’s and other medications
- Reduces the need for surgery
- Works synergistically with other modalities like Chiropractic and Acupuncture
What to expect!
Cold Laser treatments are completely pain-less. Most patients experience only a mild warming sensation near or around the treatment area. The therapy typically lasts 2-5 minutes per treatment area and can be incorporated in conjunction with your regular chiropractic care.
If you are interested in learning more about Cold Laser Therapy please don’t hesitate to ask Dr. Loy or Dr. Ellis during your next visit or call us anytime at 540-662-2922.