What is class IV laser therapy?

Laser therapy is a surgery-free, drug-free, noninvasive treatment that helps reduce pain and inflammation and speed healing.

How does class IV laser therapy work?

During treatment, a beam of laser light is used to deeply penetrate tissue without damaging it. Laser energy induces a biological response in the cells called photobiomodulation, which reduces pain and inflammation and increases healing speeds.

When could Laser Therapy be used for healing?

Ear infections, Urinary Tract Infections, Arthritis, surgical incisions, healing wounds, anal gland infections and a variety of other ailments.

Below is a before and after picture of a dog who had a hot spot treated with laser therapy

How is it delivered?

The laser light is delivered to the specific area using a noninvasive handpiece.

Does it hurt?

Your pet may feel gentle and soothing warmth. Most pets become very relaxed during laser treatment and some even doze off.

How long does it take?

Most treatments take a matter of minutes.

Is it safe?

Yes! The treatment is safe and noninvasive.

Are there any side effects?

Side effects are rare, but if you are concerned, please contact 43rd Avenue Animal Hospital.
If you would like to know more about laser therapy, please contact 43rd Avenue Animal Hospital.