Laser Light Therapy
Laser Light Therapy is offered at Valley Veterinary Hospital and Squibnocket Animal Center as part of Canine Rehabilitation. Laser Light Therapy is the most researched and published modality in physical rehabilitation. Used primarily for pain management it has demonstrated a multitude of clinical benefits that include relieving pain from minor muscular and joint aches, pain and stiffness associated with arthritis, relaxing muscle spasms and increasing local blood circulation. This form of therapy is also used for treating soft tissue injuries. Therapy happens at the cellular level. It has the potential to accelerate tissue repair and cell growth such as skin, tendons, ligaments, and muscles. Benefits include faster wound healing, increased vascular stimulated nerve function, and decreased inflammation. Low level laser therapy is non-invasive and there are no reported side effects.