When you have chronic pain that conservative methods fail to help, you may be a great candidate for treatment with laser technology. At Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers in West Rogers Park and Wicker Park, Chicago, the skilled medical team offers the latest advancements in laser pain therapy from Cutting Edge™ Laser Technologies. You can receive in-office MLS® Laser Therapy sessions that require no anesthesia or downtime. Find out more about the benefits of laser therapy for chronic pain by calling the location nearest you today or book online.
Laser therapy involves the use of different wavelengths of light to treat areas of pain. The Cutting Edge Laser Technologies’ Multiwave Locked System (MLS) Therapy Laser delivers light energy into the deeper layers of damaged tissue. The energy stimulates activity at the cellular level and reduces inflammation to increase the efficiency and speed of your healing.
Your Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers provider may recommend laser therapy as part of your treatment for inflammation, swelling, and different types of chronic joint pain, including:
After a careful review of your medical history and existing level of pain, your Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers provider designs a treatment plan that focuses on using MLS Laser Therapy to ease chronic pain.
Laser therapy is an in-office, noninvasive treatment that your Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers provider can typically complete in a few minutes. Most people tolerate laser therapy well and experience a warming sensation in the treatment area.
It may take some time to see the results of your treatment as the cells continue to heal. Your Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers provider may recommend several MLS Laser Therapy sessions to ensure you receive the maximum benefit from treatment.
The benefits of MLS Laser Therapy are cumulative, meaning your results improve with each treatment. Provided you complete your course of therapy, you can expect long-term relief of pain.
Following your initial MLS Laser Therapy session, you should notice a significant reduction in pain and swelling.
Through regular maintenance treatments, your Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers provider can keep your chronic pain well-controlled to help you retain range of motion and functionality.
MLS Laser Therapy is beneficial for relieving chronic pain when other treatments don’t work. Your therapy can also reduce dependence on pain medication while increasing the efficiency of your healing.
Other benefits of MLS Laser Therapy include:
In addition to treating your pain, MLS Laser Therapy can quickly repair wounds, ulcers, and sprained or strained muscles.
If you aren’t getting chronic pain relief from medication or physical therapy, schedule a consultation at Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Centers over the phone or by requesting an appointment online now to explore laser therapy.