Cold Laser (also known as Low Level Laser Therapy) is the application of red and near infra-red light over injuries to improve healing and provide relief for both acute and chronic pain. It is used to:
- Increase the speed, quality, and strength of tissue repair1
- Decrease inflammation2
- Relieve pain 2,3
How does Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) Work?
low level laser therapy works on the soft tissues, such as muscles and tendons to control and accelerate the normal healing process which in turn reduces pain. LLLT lasers have no heating effect. The treatment is painless, non-toxic, non-invasive, non-thermal, and safe when administered by a trained practitioner.
Who can benefit from Laser Therapy?
Patient with the following conditions may benefit from LLLT.
- Plantar fasciitis
- Chronic muscle pain
- Temporomandibular joint pain
1 Tissue Cell. 2017 Jun 3. pii: S0040-8166(17)30088-5.
2 J Foot Ankle Surg. 2017 Jul - Aug;56(4):762-767.
3. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2017 Jun 8. pii: S0901-5027(17)31471-6