Low-level laser therapy, also termed photo-biostimulation, is simply defined as light exciting or activating cells. The application of red and near infrared light over injuries or wounds to improve soft tissue healing and relieve both acute and chronic pain. It improves blood circulation, promotes anti-inflammatory, anti-edematous and analgesic effects and stimulates wound healing.
Laser therapy is beneficial for:
- Acute or chronic inflammation
- Repetitive sprain / strain injuries
- Spinal pain
- Soft tissue injuries; headaches, shoulder pain, low back, sciatic pain, knee pain, neck pain