Is Laser Therapy Safe

FAQ: Is Laser Therapy Safe?

Here at Borja Physical Therapy, our world revolves around our patients’ needs! Our experienced and highly trained team is here to make recovery a reachable goal! We specialize in keeping you active. We empower your decision to heal the natural way, without relying on pain pills, injections or surgery. So, is laser therapy safe?

Is Laser Therapy Safe?

Laser therapy is a safe and effective way to relieve pain without the use of surgery or drugs. People who have acute pain and chronic pain can both benefit. Treatment is fast, safe, and painless. Most patients feel a warm, soothing feeling during treatment. They may continue feeling effects, such as increased circulation and decreased pain and inflammation. In fact, most people see results in as little as 3 to 5 sessions. Beyond that, the effects can continue for up to 18 hours. That means you will continue healing even after you get home.

Is Laser Therapy Safe

Here at Borja PT, we use the Lightforce FXi Laser. It’s a quick and easy way to improve your pain. Plus, you’ll feel the effects even after your treatment. It’s cleared by the FDA and adheres to strict standards. For instance, the Military, professional sports teams, healthcare professionals, and more, all use laser therapy. 

The purpose of laser therapy is to reduce pain. Whether you’ve been experiencing pain for a few days or just a few months. Laser therapy improves the body’s healing process through cellular activity. As a result, it helps your body use its own healing powers by starting a series of healing responses.

It can reduce pain and inflammation. Especially for conditions such as low back pain, tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis. It also promotes your muscles and bones to heal as well. You can benefit from laser therapy before or after having surgery. As a matter of fact, it can even prevent surgery altogether.

All Laser Therapy treatments are administered by certified staff members who have completed advanced LightForce Laser Therapy courses and training.

Click here to learn about using laser therapy with PT.

About The Author

Jaime Curl

I've explored various fields within physical therapy including acute care and oncology at Troy Beaumont Hospital and outpatient physical therapy. As the office administrator and marketer, I'm able to combine my love for health and exercise science with my interest in marketing and numbers skills. My hobbies include spending time with friends and family, baking, crafting, and watching my favorite movies or tv shows.

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