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Apollo Lasers Case Study: Dr. Albert Scales

Posted by Dr. Albert Scales on Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Lakeshore Chiropractic Group in St. Catharines, Ontario uses the Apollo Laser to provide cold laser therapy treatments at their facility. Chiropractor Dr. Albert Scales shares his experience working with Pivotal Health Solutions and the Apollo Laser Desktop Unit.

Cold Laser and Ultrasound - How Do They Compare?

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Tuesday, April 16, 2019
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Both ultrasound and cold laser are treatment modalities commonly used in physical therapy, sports medicine, chiropractic and beyond. They are both used to provide a therapeutic effect on tissues of the body. Generally, they are used to:

Beat the Learning Curve: Low Level Laser Therapy

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Thursday, November 16, 2017

Are you interested in offering low level laser therapy but aren’t sure where or how to start? ChiroEco’s Dava Stewart provides a quick guide for DCs interested in adding this service to their practices. 

The Case for Laser Therapy

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Thursday, November 09, 2017

Pain relief. Tissue healing. More rapid recovery. All at the push of a button. Practices everywhere are adopting low-level laser therapy as a modality that is low cost and high satisfaction, for both patients and practitioners.

Laser Therapy Trends

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Friday, January 27, 2017

It may come as a surprise to some what lasers are used for. Though lasers may still sound like technology of the future, health professionals know otherwise. In fact, health professionals, such as chiropractors and physical therapists, have been using lasers to accelerate the healing process for nearly five decades, starting in 1967 with the work of Professor Endre Mester, a Hungarian physician who experimented with using lasers to treat skin cancer.1,2

New Applications for Low-Level Laser Therapy

Posted by Curtis Turchin, MA, DC on Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Studies are continuing to demonstrate the effectiveness of low-level laser therapy in treating pain. Not only does it compare favorably against more traditional modalities such as electric stimulation, but it also has new applications, such as not simply treating but also preventing pain from the side effects of chemotherapy. New research also shows that low-level laser therapy may be used in conjunction with cortisone treatments.

Pain in the Neck? Try Laser Therapy

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Friday, March 28, 2014

In our daily lives, our necks and shoulders carry a lot of weight. We sling on bulging bags or backpacks, lift and carry our children, or move heavy boxes or other items at work. Over time, this can result in chronic neck pain. Cervical manipulation, mobilization, massage or rehabilitative exercises are all possible treatments. Laser therapy is a newer modality that’s also been found to give relief. ChiroEco.com explains how laser therapy works.