Laser therapy takes advantage of cutting-edge laser technology to reduce pain and inflammation and help animals heal faster.
What is laser therapy?
This treatment uses a laser beam that emits light with different wavelengths to penetrate deep into the tissue without damaging it. The laser stimulates the cells by transmitting energy to them through a phenomenon known as photobiomodulation.
Laser therapy is often used as a physical rehabilitation or physiotherapy tool to accelerate the healing process by reducing pain and inflammation and encouraging tissue healing.
What are the benefits of laser therapy?
Laser therapy is completely painless for animals. It doesn’t require sedatives or anaesthesia and only takes a few minutes.
You can typically see the therapy’s benefits within the first few sessions.
What injuries can be treated with laser therapy?
Your vet may recommend laser therapy to treat many different conditions. These include:
- Post-surgical pain
- Pain after dental procedures
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Wounds, cuts, bites, etc.
- Sprains, strains, fractures
- And more