Photobiomodulation (PMB) Therapy using MLS Laser can alleviate musculoskeletal pain, inflammation and swelling simultaneously, making it a highly attractive treatment option for sports injuries. It’s revolutionising treatments for athletes, as it can be used across pre-conditioning, injury management and rehabilitation.
MLS Laser has been scientifically proven as an effective treatment for sports injuries, and Cancer Rehabilitation & Lymphatic Solutions are proud to be the first on the Central Coast to adopt this technology.
How does MLS Laser work?
MLS Laser is often referred to as a cold laser treatment, as it uses light to stimulate the healing of muscles and joints instead of heat. It’s a painless option, without the burning sensation of traditional laser treatments.
“MLS laser therapy work works at a cellular level. It triggers light energy and modulates cellular metabolism that increases blood flow and supply of energy. It boosts ATP [energy] production in the cells and aids in lymphatic drainage.” – Heal With Laser
Common sports injuries that MLS Laser can treat
We know the basics of rest, ice, compression, elevation, but MLS Laser Therapy works at a deeper level, with sports injuries often responding and healing faster.
MLS Laser can be used for both acute and chronic pain management, and some of the most common injuries that can be treated are:
- Achilles tendonitis
- Acromioclavicular (AC) joint injury
- Ankle sprains or strains
- Anterior cruciate ligament injury
- Calf strain
- Hamstring strain
- Jumper’s knee
- Neck pain
- Planter fasciitis
- Quadricep contusion
- Shin pain
- Soft tissue injuries
- Tennis elbow
10 benefits of MLS Laser for sports injuries
- Reduces pain immediately
- Promotes rapid recovery
- Delivery longer lasting results
- Penetrates deeper into the injury site
- No medications
- Reduced downtime
- Accelerate tissue recovery
- Increase blood circulation
- Reduce the inflammatory response
How soon can I get back to playing sport?
With minimal side effects and reduced downtime, athletes can resume playing sports much faster than if they were to undergo surgery.
Is MLS Laser Therapy right for me?
If you have a sports injury that you think MLS Laser could assist with, please contact Cancer Rehabilitation & Lymphatic Solutions in Erina on (02) 4312 7033 to schedule an appointment. We will evaluate your condition and perform a complete laser therapy examination to determine if you are a candidate.