The Healing Benefits of Mixing Chiropractic Care and Laser Therapy
Laser therapy treatments, also known as LLLT, can help you heal from a multitude of soft tissue injuries, including back and neck injuries and pain, whiplash, repetitive motion injuries, like carpal tunnel syndrome and sports injuries. It works by targeting your injured tissues and helping them heal at the cellular level in order to reduce inflammation and pain and decrease your recovery time.
Low-Level Laser Therapy Treatment (LLLT) with the LightForce EXPi
Our chiropractic clinic uses the LightForce EXPi, which offers the latest advancements in laser therapy technology. It allows our chiropractor in Irvine to customize your laser therapy session by inputting details about the condition being treated, your specific body type and even your skin type. It offers precision therapeutic power with wattages ranging from .05 to 25, and it offers contact therapy, which means the laser can safely be put directly into contact with your skin, which maximizes laser therapy targeting, focuses the beam on the specific tissues to be treated and allows are chiropractor to manually manipulate your soft tissues during your treatment, which improves effectiveness.
Benefits of LLLT in Irvine
LLLT helps reduce inflammation and pain, even in individuals with chronic pain, and it’s been known to be an effective alternative for surgery. LLLT treatments work by stimulating cellular regeneration, increasing localized blood flow and reducing soft tissue inflammation, and it’s FDA approved. It can even be used for ongoing health and wellness care for the management of certain chronic pain conditions, and it can help with muscle recovery after strenuous exercise.
Conditions LLLT Treats
LLLT has been proven to effectively treat many types of soft tissue injuries and pain conditions, including:
- Back and Neck Pain
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Knee Pain
- Management of Chronic Pain
- Nerve Pain Management
- Pain Caused by Fibromyalgia
- Shoulder Pain
- Sports Injuries
- Tennis Elbow
Chiropractic Appointments for Laser Therapy Pain Relief at Lee Chiropractic in Irvine, CA
When you have a painful soft tissue injury or chronic condition that is affecting your daily life, low-level laser therapy with our chiropractor, Dr. John Lee, may be able to help you. LLLT treatments only take a few minutes. During your appointment, our chiropractor will input your treatment parameters and focus the LightForce EXPi on the injured area of your body. The low-level laser will penetrate deep into your tissues to help increase the healing process and lower your pain levels. After the treatment, there is no recovery time. You can continue your day as normal.
To learn more about LLLT at our chiropractic clinic in Irvine and to schedule an appointment, give us a call at 949-552-2100.