Light Therapy, which includes Cold Laser and Infrared, uses light as a specific wavelength to jump start the cellular repair process. It reduces pain and swelling, and can produce results where other treatments fail.
The Benefits of Infrared Light Therapy
Infrared Light Therapy, which is very short wavelengths of light passed directly through human tissue is a great choice for many soft tissue and tendon symptoms, such as arthritis, diabetic neuropathy, muscle strains, TMJ Dysfunction, facial pain / Trigeminal Neuralgia and general pain reduction.
The efficacy of infrared is not mere speculation, it has been proven in numerous clinical trials.
The benefits of infrared therapy are many, including increased circulation particularly in diabetic limbs, speeds healing of wounds and injuries, and surgical sites.
It is a non-invasive, quick and painless treatment lasting 5 – 15 mins.
Treating A Strained Rotator Cuff With Infrared Therapy
Kevin injured his L shoulder snowboarding and was diagnosed with a strained rotator cuff. Prior to therapy he had limited range of motion and the pain was sharp when he extended the arm.
With infrared treatment and a regimen of strengthening and stretching exercises, he was able to regain his mobility with greatly reduced pain.
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In addition to Infrared Light Therapy, we provide you with, it is likely that you will also be prescribed additional physical therapy services, depending on your individual needs.
This may include any combination of targeted exercises and stretches, manual therapy, joint mobilizations, ice and heat therapy, electrical stimulation, ultrasound, and more.