Therapeutic Laser Treatment
Therapeutic Laser is a non-
L.A.S.E.R. (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) is therapy using a high energy beam of light. Therapeutic laser is a therapy that has been used for many years in Europe to treat a variety of conditions. Use of this therapy began in the United States in 2003. It has been shown that use of the laser decreases the time it takes to heal, reduces inflammation, and reduces pain. Laser therapy also has the benefit of being a drug-
Light within certain wavelengths and frequencies has the ability to cause photochemical reactions within tissue, known as photobiostimulation.
Accelerated Healing -
Reduced Inflammation -
Pain Relief -
Some of the conditions that the therapeutic laser is used for are:
The average treatment schedule involves six, fifteen minute appointments over the course of three weeks. These numbers can vary depending on the severity of the condition being treated. No sedation is required for this procedure; and in fact most patients have demonstrated that it has a calming effect. We encourage owners to be present with their pets during the treatment.