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Cold Laser Therapy
Cold laser therapy for dogs and cats is used by our vets at
Gentle Doctor Animal Hospital to help our patients with painful inflammatory conditions feel some relief and comfort.
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What is Cold Laser Therapy?
Cold laser therapy uses a low-intensity laser or light-emitting diodes (LEDs) which have been known to improve healing, help relieve pain and stimulate and enhance cell function.
Several conditions have been shown to improve with the use of laser therapy including muscle and joint pain, arthritis symptoms, and muscle spasms.
Uses for Laser Therapy
Laser therapy encourages cells to regenerate and increases blood circulation, benefiting the following conditions and procedures:
Wounds Osteoarthritis Strains & Sprains Bone Fractures Inflammatory Bowel Disease Inflammation Degenerative Joint Disease Lick Granuloma Dental Procedures Post-Surgical Recovery
Benefits of Cold Laser Therapy
Increases wound healing Reduces edema (swelling) Reduces inflammation and associated pain Enhances neovascularization Increases blood perfusion Accelerates mitochondrial cell metabolism Encourages bone healing
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Gentle Doctor Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of companion animals in O’Fallon and surrounding communities. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.