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Low Level Laser Treatment (LLLT)
We are very pleased to be able to offer our
patients Laser treatment, one of only a few practices in the UK that have
access to Laser technology.
Our Laser is a 1064nm Nd YAG powerful (40w)
class 4 medical laser. The use of this Laser has transformed treatments for
Warts & Verrucae and Fungal nail infections. It also allows us to
effectively treat Thread veins/Spider veins (Telangectasia)
On the low level infrared settings the
Laser can also offer effective treatments for a range of musculoskeletal
problems such as Tendonitis, Plantar fasciitis, Arthritis, Capsulitis, and
quicker healing times for skin wounds.
How does Low Level Laser Therapy Work?
Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) uses infra-red light to stimulate
the body’s own healing processes in three distinct ways by:
1. Reducing inflammation 2.
Enhancing wound healing 3. Tissue regeneration
effective is the treatment?
This treatment is highly effective for :-
Plantar fasciitis & Plantar calcaneal
bursitis (Policeman’s heel).
Metatarsalgia, Mortons, Capsulitis,
Post-operative wound care and scarring
Soft tissue injuries
Hallux Valgus (bunion pain)
Improvements will be noted after 3 – 4 sessions. A course
of treatment will achieve significant relief of symptoms.
safe is the treatment?
Treatments are completely safe, have no
side effects, and cause no damage to target or surrounding tissues.
No, the treatment is completely painless.
How long does the procedure take?
Each session will take about 15 minutes.
Is there a recovery period?
No, the patient can go home at the end
procedure and resume normal activities.
How many sessions are recommended?
This will vary depending on the condition.
What does it cost ?