Laser therapy is a form of treatment used for both acute and chronic concerns. Laser therapy is a surgery-free, drug-free and non-invasive treatment to reduce pain and inflammation while increasing the speed of healing.
What is therapeutic laser therapy for dogs and what are the benefits?
Therapeutic laser therapy can be used for acute conditions, such as:
• Post-surgical healing and pain relief
Therapeutic laser therapy can also be used for chronic conditions, such as:
• Degenerative joint disease,
• Inflammatory bowel disease,
• Periodontal disease,
• Lick granulomas,
• Hip dysplasia,
• Feline acne,
Are lasers dangerous for dogs and are there any side effects?
Properly administered, laser therapy is very safe. The laser light is delivered through a non-invasive handpiece to treat the affected area. Your pet may feel a gentle and soothing warmth. Each treatment generally takes several minutes only.
What kind of lasers are used on pets?
Class IV Deep Tissue laser therapy.