deep tissue laser therapy San Francisco CA

Deep Tissue Laser Therapy

Laser therapy is a treatment offered at Rising Sun Physical Therapy for its safe, effective, clinically proven, and non-invasive way to treat pain and aid in the recovery of many conditions. Clinically proven as anLaser treatments work by releasing photons into the tissues surrounding the affected area that is being treated. These photons help in relieving pain, energizing cells, and increasing circulation to the injured area.

If you are looking for laser therapy in San Francisco, CA, contact Rising Sun Physical Therapy today! We’ll set up an appointment for you and figure out whether or not laser therapy could help in reducing your pain.

LightForce™ Therapy Lasers are the preferred therapy lasers of professional sports.

Treating Our Top Athletes

Over 50 Professional and collegiate athletic teams use LightForce Therapy Lasers. LightForce is the exclusive laser therapy partner of the University of Florida Gators. It is also utilized by USA Track/Field, USA Basketball, MLB, NHL, NFL, NBA, WNBA and throughout collegiate sports to reduce recovery times and get their athletes back in action and performing at their optimal level.

When should laser therapy be used?

Laser therapy can be used for both acute and chronic conditions, including neck pain, shoulder pain, back pain and sciatica, arthritis, bursitis, disc injuries, TMJ, sports injuries, plantar fasciitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, migraines, soft tissue damage, and MORE!

Before determining your treatment plan, one of our dedicated San Francisco, CA physical therapists will conduct a physical evaluation and assessment of your medical history in order to diagnose your condition and decide which treatment options will best benefit you. Both the type of the laser and its strength will be dependent upon the results of your initial evaluation.

What to expect with deep tissue laser therapy

Patients feel a soothing warmth as laser energy gently penetrates tissue and boosts your body’s own regeneration powers to relieve your pain. Treatments are painless and fast (5 to 10 min).

Results can be immediate but the most observed results are after 3 to 5 treatment sessions. The body continues to benefit from the effects of the therapy for 18-24 hours after treatment. During this time, modulated cellular activity leads to decreased pain and inflammation.

See if deep tissue laser therapy is right for you!

Providing a solution that did not exist before, Deep Tissue Laser Therapy has become a preferred by those who have long sought relief without success. Its ability to impact pain on a cellular level provides pain relief for complex and simple conditions alike.

Deep Tissue Laser Therapy effectively treats pain and inflammation associated with:

  • Low Back Pain & Sciatica
  • Neck Pain
  • Sprains & Strains
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Post Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendonitis & Tendonosis
  • Shoulder & Knee
  • Hand & Wrist Injuries
  • Foot & Ankle Conditions
  • And Much More!

What else should I know about laser therapy?

Laser therapy has earned a reputation as being one of the safest, non-invasive treatment options on the market. In fact, medical lasers are approved by the FDA and they adhere to strict ISO standards. Laser treatments are administered directly to the skin, in order to avoid contact with eyes.

Science and Evidence-Based Therapy

The number of scientific studies and published papers on laser therapy continue to grow, with over 3,000 current published studies. LightForce, our laser therapy provider, is an industry leader with regards to clinical trials and scientific research.

Recent Technology Advances

“Cold Lasers” have been in use for over 20 years with only limited results. Laser therapy treatments with these lower power lasers (<50 mW) have not provided the consistency practitioners desire.

Only recently have higher power therapy lasers become more common. With the introduction of these lasers, observable results are more readily achieved in a wide variety of patients. Advances in scientific understanding and technology have made Deep Tissue Laser Therapy an increasingly popular treatment option for pain and inflammation associated with a wide variety of acute and chronic conditions.

Combining the Best Technology and Clinical Staff

LightForce™ Therapy Lasers are FDA cleared and are the only therapy lasers available with the patented Laser-Massage® Roller-Ball. These Deep Tissue Therapy Lasers provide an optimal mix of power and wavelength along with dosing protocols developed as a result of research and scientific findings. Our staff has been trained in delivery technique and how to obtain the best results every time.

Get started today!

If you are suffering from pain, contact Rising Sun Physical Therapy today! Laser therapy in San Francisco, CA is limited, and our practice is equipped with the best methods and technologies for treating your pain. Request your appointment today and get started on the right path toward quick and effective pain relief!