Are the aches and stiffness of arthritis hindering the activities your older dog enjoys? Would you prefer a drug-free treatment for your cat’s skin allergy? The Timmins Animal Hospital is fully equipped to provide laser therapy to relieve your pet’s condition. Laser therapy has a variety of applications that can be used to keep your pet healthy and happy. We invite you to schedule a consultation to learn more about our pet laser therapy in Timmins.
What Is Laser Therapy?
The actual laser therapy uses low-level laser light that flows through a small, wand-like instrument, which is non-invasive and sends light energy (photons) deep into the affected tissues to promote healing on a cellular level. What your cat or dog will feel is gentle warmth that relaxes most pets like a soothing massage.
As a sterile, pain-free, surgery-free and drug-free treatment, laser therapy doesn’t have any side effects. From helping post-surgical healing to easing inflammation in joints, laser treatments are adapted to your pet’s unique physical characteristics and condition.
How Can Laser Therapy Help My Pet?
Laser therapy can help in many areas of your animal’s health. It is used to treat wounds, fractures, neurological conditions, skin problems and pain. Laser treatments for arthritis can be focused on single or multiple affected joints. From injury to aging, laser therapy can be effective for: