Lasers have been used for many years in human medicine, but did you know it’s also a popular technology in the veterinary world? Laser therapy is a scientifically proven modality to treat many types of conditions in our loyal companions. For more details, give us a call at 250-248-0008.
What is laser therapy used for in pets?
This treatment may be recommended or prescribed by your veterinarian if your pet has one or a combination of the following:
- Chronic pain
- Skin issues
- Injuries (fractures, etc.)
- Recovering from surgery
How many sessions will my pet need?
This will depend on your pet’s unique situation. Although most patients see results after one session, some will need 3 to 8 sessions. We will monitor your pet’s progress and recommend appointments accordingly.
Is it painful?
Not at all. Laser therapy is a non-invasive treatment. Many patients fall asleep during therapy as they find it quite soothing!