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Therapeutic Laser Therapy and Your Pet

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Did you know that Pet Medical Center Chatoak offers laser therapy for our pet patients? Cold laser therapy is cutting-edge technology in human medicine that is now making its way into veterinary practices. It has been used to treat people since the 1970s and became FDA approved in the United States in 1992. We are excited to be able to offer this revolutionary and effective treatment to those pets who can benefit from its effects.

What Laser Therapy Does

Light energy particles called photons are targeted at a selected area. The photons are then absorbed into the cells where they are converted into cellular energy. This energy stimulates changes in the cells in the targeted area, resulting in happier, healthier cells. Some of the positive effects include: Continue reading