Laser Therapy For Dogs and Cats in Boston, MA A Safer Way to Heal
Whether you’re concerned about your pet being in pain after a surgery or due to arthritis, Back Bay Veterinary Clinic can offer an additional layer of relief to their pain control regimen. Laser therapy for dogs and cats is a non-invasive, drug-free treatment that soothes inflammation and pain from the inside out. It also helps injured skin and muscle tissue heal faster. We can apply laser treatments to a wide variety of health conditions to pets of virtually any age and size.
Conditions We Can Improve with Our Therapeutic Laser
Some of the conditions to which we can apply laser therapy include:
- Muscle and ligament injuries
- Inflammation resulting from bone fracture
- Lick granulomas
- Chronic ear infections
- Surgical incisions (spay/neuter, dental, etc.)
- Wound healing
We cannot use laser therapy to treat patients that have or may have cancer.
How Our Laser Helps Us Treat Your Pet
Pet laser therapy is a very gentle treatment that creates a calming effect with the warmth it generates, and it doesn't require medications, sedation, or surgery. Using only a beam of infrared light, the laser heals the body at the cellular level, repairing damaged cells and boosting cell activity in injured areas.
If your pet has a chronic problem, they will probably need multiple treatments to see improvement. Acute conditions may only need one treatment.