Cold laser therapy is a non-invasive treatment with a hand-held instrument. It uses specific wavelengths of light to accelerate the healing process by interacting with cells. Traditionally, low level laser therapy has been used to eliminate pain, swelling, and to reduce spasms and increase functionality.
The application of Cold Laser Therapy is a simple, non-invasive treatment procedure. The doctor or chiropractic assistant uses a hand held instrument to gently pass the Cold Laser Device across the area to be treated. The treatment lasts a few short minutes. The device does not emit heat or any other discernible sensation. There is no discomfort associated with Cold Laser Therapy.
Cold Laser Therapy generally involves a serious of several treatments given over a schedule of a few days to a few weeks. Your doctor will recommend a treatment plan based on your specific condition. It is important to follow the recommended treatment schedule to receive maximum results.