MedCenter TMJ has implemented low-level light therapy as an adjunct modality for the treatment of pain in the head and neck. The use of applied photons to deep tissues can increase tissue repair, muscle relaxation, and pain control. Therapy is non-invasive and effective, without the generation of heat or the use of medication. FDA cleared, it provides pure infrared laser energy for the following indications.
Objectives of Cold Laser therapy
- Increase in local blood circulation
- Relief of minor muscle and joint aches, pains and stiffness
- Relaxation of muscles
- Temporary relief of muscle spasms
- Temporary relief of minor pain and stiffness associated with arthritis