What is super pulsed laser therapy?
Super pulsed infrared laser penetrates deeply into target tissues and exerts powerful stimulating influences upon blood microcirculation. In general, laser diodes are either continuous wave or pulsed. The continuous wave diodes emit laser energy for the entire time they are electrically driven, hence the name.
How does laser therapy work?
Laser therapy uses a process called photobiomodulation. Photons enter the tissue and interact with the cytochrome c complex within mitochondria. This interaction triggers a biological cascade of events that leads to an increase in cellular metabolism and a decrease in both pain and inflammation.
What does a cold laser do?
Cold laser therapy beams light energy at your skin to reduce pain and inflammation deep within an area of your body, like your knee.
What is post surgical laser therapy?
Laser Therapy is a highly effective treatment for post-surgery recovery. Laser Therapy helps to reduce the formation of scar tissue and decrease inflammation while increasing range of motion.
What are the side effects of Laser treatment?
- Redness, swelling, itching and pain. Treated skin may swell, itch or have a burning sensation.
- Acne. Applying thick creams and bandages to your face after treatment can worsen acne or cause you to temporarily develop tiny white bumps (milia) on treated skin.
- Changes in skin color.
How often can you do cold laser?
Patients do not typically get full relief or resolution from their pain symptoms after the first treatment. It takes a series of treatments, usually 8 to 30, depending on the severity and duration of the condition. Patients often have to return to the doctor for treatments at least 2 to 4 times per week.
How quickly does laser therapy work?
You may feel improvement in your condition after the very first treatment. Each treatment is cumulative and results are often felt after 2 to 4 sessions.
Is cold laser therapy harmful?
Cold laser therapy is considered safe when performed under the care of a doctor or qualified practitioner. On the plus side, it’s also noninvasive and painless. It doesn’t require medication or other preparation either. That being said, cold laser therapy shouldn’t be used on carcinomas or cancerous lesions.
What is the risk of laser?
Repeated exposure to relatively low powered lasers, or from a single exposure to medium powered lasers may cause long term damage to sight or minor damage to skin. Exposure to high level lasers may cause depigmentation, severe burns and possible damage to underlying organs.
What is the MR4 laserstim™?
The MR4 LaserStim™ is the world’s first and only FDA-cleared device combining neurological electrical stimulation and laser in a single probe.
What is a laser eye surgery?
Laser eye surgery, or refractive surgery, is an umbrella term for a group of surgical procedures that correct common vision problems, such as myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, presbyopia, and others. Patients will be less dependent on their prescription glasses and/or their contact lenses following surgery.
What is a modified radical mastectomy (MRM)?
For that reason, if you have breast cancer, doctors may recommend a modified radical mastectomy (MRM). An MRM is a procedure that involves removal of the entire breast — including the skin, breast tissue, areola, and nipple — along with most of the axillary (armpit) lymph nodes. However, most of the chest muscles are left intact.
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