HIGH INTENSITY LASER THERAPY

CAN LASER THERAPY HELP WITH MY CONDITION?

Laser therapy has been used in the elite sports medicine world for several years. It is a non-invasive, painless procedure. We use it on nearly all conditions listed in the FAQ as it speeds the healing and is a pain reliever. 

WHAT DOES THE SCIENCE SAY ABOUT LASER THERAPY?

There are over 4000 scientific studies published and more every month. This is becoming more mainstream as it is now becoming integrated within clinical guidelines for select conditions. Here is a link for more information.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

It speeds metabolism, reduces pain and stimulates growth factors.  This cascade of events accelerates the body's natural healing processes.  Here is a scientific paper with all the details.

COST, NUMBER OF VISITS & SCHEDULING FAQ ANSWERED. 

  • Cost: $60/visit as a stand alone procedure or $15 as an add-on service.* example below. 


  • Insurance: This is an elective service. Most insurance companies do not cover this procedure.  


  • Treatment protocols: Chronic conditions usually require 10-12 sessions



  • Some people utilize laser therapy by itself. In most cases we combine it with other treatments (manual therapy, dry needling, exercise/rehabilitation) 


  • To schedule for laser therapy. Book online as a new patient with Dr. Tapplin. Simply mention on the first visit that you are interested in laser therapy. 

Feel free to email us any questions here: contact@valleyspineandsport.com
*Add-on example: As an example, we may bill your insurance company for allowed services like manual therapy and/or exercise and you would self-pay for the additional laser therapy cost of $15.