Since the discovery of laser therapy in the year 1960, it had attained a great recognition as a great healer of wound and reliever of pain, swelling and inflammation. The laser light is not like the other form of light. It is completely different. It is tuned to definite wave length focused through a powerful ray. The beam of laser light is so sharp that it can be used to cut diamonds or steel in different shape.
A Laser gives the surgeons the ability for precise work
During surgeries the laser light therapy helps the doctors to locate the damage area very accurately and treat it without hurting the tissues of the surrounding areas. The patients feel less pain, wound, and swelling as compared to traditional therapy. But, though less pain, it is more expensive than the traditional therapy.
The use of Laser therapy
The therapy is useful for various purposes. The health experts are using the process in different fields to cure other disorders. Such as,
- To wipe out or reduce polyps, tumors or precancerous growth
- To relieve any warning sign of cancer
- To remove stones in the kidney
- To remove the prostate part
- To repair a separate retina to make the vision better
The use of laser for sealing
Laser light can be used for cauterization, that is for sealing. They are used to seal:
- The nerve ends, for reducing the post surgery pain
- The blood flowing vessels, to support the loss of blood.
- The Lymphatic vessels, for lessening the swell and limit the spread of tumor cells.
The benefits of Laser therapy
The benefits of laser are many. Such as,
The management of the device is more convenient than the other instruments for the surgeries.
With shorter and shallower cuts, the surgeries can be done to save the damage of the tissues.
The duration of the operation is shorter than the traditional method. Even this therapy is done in OPD. The patients don’t need to stay in hospital even for a night. If, sometimes, the general anesthesia is needed, it is only for a very short time.
The patients don’t need to be away from the work. It helps to avoid breaks in work. With less pain and scarring, the patients will be free to enjoy the postoperative period.
How can you decide if it is right for you?
The popularity of the therapy is growing day by day as it goes on with traditional medical care. It is also popular as an alternative therapy. If done under the care of a certified practitioner, there is nothing to be worried about the safety of the therapy. The most useful side of this therapy is its non-invasive and painlessness. Even, no preparation or medication is necessary for the treatment.
Laser may vary in output, according to the purposes they are made. The researches are still going on about the safety and the effectiveness of the therapy. If you are now interested to go for with the laser light therapy, consult with the doctors or any experts or with any professionals.