Although many people are aware of what chiropractors do, they are not aware of the different therapies and treatments chiropractors offer. It is not uncommon to find a chiropractor who specializes in several therapies, and it is important for patients to be familiar with the different types of therapies. For example, chiropractic cold laser therapy is a treatment that many patients would benefit from but few know about.
What Is Cold Laser Therapy?
This is a non-invasive treatment, and this technology has been used for several decades. This is a tissue targeted treatment that stimulates the tissues so they can begin to heal. As the name accurately describes, chiropractors can apply cold laser therapy to the area that needs to be treated. The laser allows the healing process to begin by encourage tissue rejuvenation and healing.
The patient feels pain when cells in a certain region of the body become damaged. Fortunately, tissue stimulation with cold laser therapy can eliminate pain when the cells rejuvenate. The photonic energy from the laser is delivered directly into the cells.
The Advantages of Cold Laser Therapy
There are numerous advantages to this type of therapy. The main advantage is that it is not invasive; therefore patients do not have to worry about surgery. Most people are fearful of surgeries and there are many valid reasons for this fear. Not only is the medical procedure invasive, but it is also expensive. Both surgery and recovery are expensive and risky.
Cold laser therapy does not require a patient to take time out of work or school to recovery. It is also not necessary to take medication for after therapy.
Chiropractic cold laser therapy is an excellent treatment for:
- Tissue damage
- Muscle pain
It targets the areas that are injured and allows the body to heal to a healthier state. Energy from photons is safe and do not cause additional harm to the body. After several chiropractic cold laser therapy treatments, patients begin to see how their bodies are healing. Once the chiropractic treatments relieve the pain, patients can begin to complete their daily routine without experiencing chronic pain. Cold laser therapy is a treatment that more patients are beginning to use to help them heal faster.
Chiropractic cold laser therapy can be an effective treatment for your back or neck pain. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.