Frequently Asked Questions

 

Here are a few frequently asked questions about our therapies.

 

If you've got any questions we're happy to respond.. don't hesitate to send us any thoughts or questions. Contact us.

 01  What is a trigger point?

Muscles that contain trigger points can cause aches & pains, tenderness, decreased strength and/or restricted range of movement, headaches. By applying energy to the trigger points we will in-activate the trigger point  thus releasing joint stiffness, nerve signalling - ceasing any referal ie pain, limited range of motion, headaches, poor circulation and bring immediate relief.

 

 

 

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 03  Is your laser therapy safe?

Yes. We use Cold Laser therapy which is effective and safe. The laser is 'cold' and is cold when applied to a patient's skin.

 

 

 

 04  How many sessions will I need for Chronic pain                           conditions? 

1-2 session per week depending on the history and nature of medical condition with overall 6-12 sessions for stabilizing the condition and then a maintenance session of 1/month if the illness is very long standing and recurring like advanced osteoarthritis of knee.  First session allow 1 hour.  recurring sessions 1/2 hour and monthly maintenance sessions 1 hour. (claimable via most health funds)

 

 

 

 05  What can I expect from laser treatment?

Cold laser therapy is a pain-free treatment applied to the skin without any burning or cutting. The laser is used to reduce pain and promote tissue healing. The benefits include; pain relief, anti-inflammatory effect, nerve growth and tissue regeneration.

 01  What is a trigger point?

Muscles that in-activate the trigger point  thus releasing joint stiffness, nerve signalling - ceasing any referal ie pain, limited range of motion, headaches, poor circulation and bring immediate relief.

 02 How Laser Therapy Works

​Once the light (of a specific wavelength) penetrates skin and reaches targeted damaged tissues, it is

 

 

 

 
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Yes. We use Cold Laser therapy which is effective and safe. The laser is 'cold' and is cold when applied to a patient's skin.

 

 

 

 04  How many sessions will I need for Chronic pain                           conditions? 

1-2 session per week depending on the history and nature of medical condition with overall 6-12 sessions for stabilizing the condition and then a maintenance session of 1/month if the illness is very long standing and recurring like advanced osteoarthritis of knee.  First session allow 1 hour.  recurring sessions 1/2 hour and monthly maintenance sessions 1 hour. (claimable via most health funds)

 

 

 

 05  What can I expect from laser treatment?

Cold laser therapy is a pain-free treatment applied to the skin without any burning or cutting. The laser is used to reduce pain and promote tissue healing. The benefits include; pain relief, anti-inflammatory effect, nerve growth and tissue regeneration.

Trigger Point Therapy