Uses of Laser Therapy
Laser therapy, also known as low level laser therapy is usually a kind of an alternative medical treatment which makes the use of lasers of low power and is usually applied on the skin or in the openings of the body. There is also another form of laser treatment that usually uses high powered light emitting diodes. The uses of the low level laser therapy are usually different from the uses of the high power laser treatment.
So as to effectively and efficiently make a reduction to pain that occurs in the lower back of a person, the low level laser therapy is usually used. The low level laser therapy also finds its extensive use when it comes to the treatment or relief to patients that are suffering from neck pain that is either acute or chronic. There are also evidences that the use of the low level laser therapy has effected the alleviation or treatment of pain that was as a result of rheumatoid arthritis and other related chronic joint disorders.
In other instances where patients suffer from rare conditions such as frozen shoulders, the low level laser therapy is also used. There have also been successful treatments of oral conditions through the use of the low level laser therapy. The low level laser therapy has also been applied in the extraction of the wisdom teeth.
Some of the conditions that are usually deemed to be untreatable such as the loss of hair can be corrected by the correct application of the low level laser therapy. A study on the medical effects of the low level laser therapy has been shown that it can be applied to case treatment to patients that are suffering from conditions such as brain injury. Other serious and life threatening conditions such as cancer can be treated with the use of the low level laser therapy when detected at an early stage. This kind of laser therapy is highly effective in the reduction of aches and swellings brought about by some kind of cancers especially the breast cancer.
Another beneficial use of the low level laser therapy is in the acceleration of tissue repair as well as in the enhancement of growth of the cells. This is because the use of the low level laser therapy usually triggers the natural healing process of the body through the repairing of the tissues and the growth of cells. The growth of the cells and the repair of the body tissues is usually accelerated by the improvement of the blood flow which results in the natural healing process. This form of therapy is highly advantageous in that it can be used to cure many chronic diseases.