Laser therapy is a procedure that uses focused light to stimulate a process called photobiomodulation, or PBM. During PBM, photons enter the tissue and trigger a biological cascade of events that leads to:
This treatment is FDA-cleared and provides patients a non-invasive, non-pharmacological alternative for pain relief.
One of the unique aspects of high power laser therapy is that despite being a cutting edge technology, the unit is portable.
This allows Dr. DeFries to treat patients at various locations:
All that is needed is a private area and an electrical outlet. Most procedures can be completed using a portable chiropractic table or a chair.
Ankle and Foot Complaints
Hand & Finger Complaints
Low Back Complaints
Thigh and Leg Complaints
Mid Back Complaints
Treatment frequency and time depend on the condition
Laser therapy should no be applied directly into the eyes,or over: any area with cancer, the thyroid or a gravid uterus, the testicles, area of a pacemaker, directly a fetus or area of hemorrhage. Caution should be exercised to those whom have dark skin and those using photosensitizing medications or skin creams. The laser will not be applied over tattoos.
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