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Frequently Asked Questions About K-Laser Therapy

K-Laser Therapy is a cutting-edge procedure that uses lasers to treat a wide range of different injuries and conditions. K-Laser Therapy utilizes red and near-infrared light to regenerate tissue. This light will replenish any deprived cells with nutrients, water, and oxygen. K-Laser Therapy can help alleviate pain and significantly decrease the recovery time of an injury or condition. This makes it a great alternative to using painkillers. Here at Park Physical Therapy, K-Laser therapy in Massapequa is just one of the many methods we can use to help treat our patients.

Here are some of the conditions that K-Laser therapy in Massapequa can help treat:

  •      Arthritis in joints
  •      Neck pain
  •      Carpal tunnel syndrome
  •      Epicondylitis
  •      MCL sprain or tear
  •      Plantar fasciitis
  •      Migraines
  •      Bursitis
  •      Rotator cuff tendinitis

Are you interested in learning more about K-Laser Therapy in Massapequa? Here are some frequently asked questions that we have answered:

  • Is the treatment painful?

K-Laser Therapy is not a painful treatment at all. After, most people will not experience any discomfort at all. In some cases, the patient might feel a mild, soothing warmth or slight tingling. The affected area might feel slightly sensitive before pain reduction begins.

  • How effective is K-Laser Therapy?

K-Laser Therapy is extremely effective at treating many conditions and providing pain relief. Over the last few decades, there have been hundreds of scientific studies that prove K-Laser Therapy is a safe and reliable procedure.

  • What are the side effects of K-Laser Therapy?

You will not experience any side effects from this procedure. In some rare cases, the injury or condition will feel somewhat agitated as the healing process is stimulated.

  • How long does a K-Laser Therapy session take?

Depending on the size of the area, the length of the session can range from 3-9 minutes.

  • How often should a patient be treated with K-Laser Therapy?

For acute conditions, treatment sessions should be administered daily. These treatments will be done 2-3 times each week if you are dealing with chronic conditions.

  • How many treatment sessions are needed to treat a condition?

One to six treatment sessions are usually enough to treat acute conditions, while  10-15 treatment sessions are generally are needed for chronic conditions. For severe injuries and conditions, more sessions might be necessary.

  • How long after the initial treatment does it take to see results?

You might experience a decrease in pain after your first treatment session. However, several sessions might be needed to in order the full benefits of K-Laser Therapy. Most people will see positive results after 3-4 sessions.

  • Is K-Laser Therapy used with other treatment options?

The answer is yes. K-Laser Therapy can be used to make other treatments much more effective when it comes to reducing recovery periods, especially pairing it with physical therapy.

  • Does K-Laser Therapy fall under my insurance plan?

If your insurance covers physical therapy, then it will also cover K-Laser Therapy. Are you looking to set up an appointment for K-Laser therapy in Massapequa? Click here!

Frequently Asked Questions About K-Laser Therapy
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Frequently Asked Questions About K-Laser Therapy
Here at Park Physical Therapy, K-Laser therapy in Massapequa is just one of the many methods we can use to help treat our patients