Posts for: November, 2018
Discover how cold laser therapy could reduce your pain and inflammation.
No matter whether you’ve been injured in a car accident or you’ve developed a chronic condition, pain and discomfort start to affect your quality of life, it's time to turn to the professionals. The goal of our Tampa, FL chiropractors, Dr. George Kollias, Dr. Autumn Scaz, and Dr. Elizabeth Gionfriddo, is to figure out the best way to manage your symptoms and reduce your pain. One way in which we provide pain relief is through a treatment known as MLS laser therapy.
What is MLS laser therapy?
This FDA-cleared laser treatment is a safe and effective way to stimulate the body’s natural healing process and boost healing and blood flow to certain areas of the body while also targeting and reducing pain, and inflammation. Laser therapy is beneficial because it provides a non-invasive technique for treating common symptoms and complaints without surgery. It can also be effective for targeting chronic pain and severe inflammation.
Who can benefit from MLS laser therapy?
There are many patients who can benefit from getting MLS laser therapy in Tampa. Conditions and symptoms that can benefit from this laser treatment include:
- Back and neck pain
- Knee pain
- Hip pain
- Foot pain
- Plantar fasciitis
- Post-surgical pain
- Sports-related injuries
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Muscle spasms
- Ligament sprains or strains
- Tennis elbow
- Stress injuries
As you can see, there is a multitude of issues that can benefit from what MLS laser therapy has to offer. Chances are if you are dealing with pain or inflammation caused by a musculoskeletal condition or injury then this treatment can help you!
How does MLS laser therapy work?
In only about eight minutes, this high-powered dual laser system is directed over the treatment area, where it delivers the proper amount of wavelengths over the area to boost the body’s natural healing response. This laser therapy will:
- Boost blood flow and circulation
- Reduce or eliminate inflammation and swelling
- Reduce and eliminate pain
- Speed up the recovery process
- Improve tissue repair and regeneration
- Activate cellular function
The number of treatment sessions you will need will depend on the type and severity of your condition, though most patients will generally receive 6-8 laser sessions.
Interested? Call Today!
Here at Sheldon Road Chiropractic & Massage Therapy in Tampa, FL, we are dedicated to providing your body with the therapeutic care it needs to improve your symptoms, mobility, and how your body functions as a whole. If you are interested in finding out if you’re an ideal candidate for MLS laser therapy, call our office today at 813-884-1457.