LASER stands for: Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Cold LASER is a fast, safe, and effective healing modality, which helps speed up healing, as well as reduce pain.
LASER is a concentrated for of light energy. Through a process known as photobiostimulation, LASER stimulates the cellular response required for accelerated healing and pain reduction in a way that no other modality has been able to do thus far. LASER therapy may also be used for “acupuncture” treatments, without having to use needles. This for of therapy is particularly effective for the treatment of addictions such as smoking and eating disorders.
Does it hurt?
No! In fact, most people do not feel a thing. This type of LASER works at the cellular level, and does not prodice a thermal or damaging effect. Some people report a mild, tingling sensation when the LASER is applied.
What does it treat?
A multitude of research has shown that the LASER is very effective in the treatment of many painful conditions, and injuries such as: sprains/strains, tendonitis, headaches, back pain, neck pain, sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, plantar fascitis, wound healing, smoking cessation, and weight loss only to name a few.
How long does it take?
A LASER session may take anywhere from 5 minutes to over 30 minutes depending on the condition. The number of treatments also varies, but most conditions usually respond within 6 to 10 sessions.
How much does it cost?
A LASER session costs $40 to $50 when incorporated with other treatments. A LASER-only session cost $30 – $40, depending on the condition. Most insurance companies cover this treatment under Chiropractic care.
Where can I get more information?
Just ask us! Or call anytime at 519-258-8544. You can also look it up at www.theralase.com