Acupuncture has been used in China for thousands of years. Very fine needles are inserted at specific points along the meridian lines to correct the disturbed flow of energy. The needles are manually manipulated. Electrical impulses may be applied to the needles instead of the manual manipulation.
Various forms of corrective forces can be used instead of the needle, plain finger pressure (acupressure), heat (moxa), ultrasound, and lately LOW LEVEL LASER.
Laser acupuncture is the application of laser energy at acupuncture points. ROMEO A. QUINI, M.D. was probably one the first physicians to initiate the use of LOW LEVEL LASER in acupuncture.
Laser acupuncture can be utilized in all indications of the ancient needle acupuncture plus other complicated medical problems. The main advantage of lasers is it is completely non-invasive, user friendly and gives faster effects.
A complete study and patient analysis is carried out before administration of laser therapy.
With hands on instruction and training, lay persons can perform self-therapies alone or with families like in arthritis, ordinary pains and complicated illnesses as diabetes, Parkinsonism, paralysis from stroke and many others.
The husband gives the wife laser treatment for arthritis pains on the neck.
Paralysis after strokes can satisfactorily recover with laser therapy.
Plantar Fasciitis Therapy
Plantar fasciitis is a commonly disabling problem. Podiatrists have various remedies but most of them cannot completely relieve the pains. Our low level laser instruments provide good pain relief and increased mobility in patients with plantar fasciitis.
Laser acupuncture is an efficient, in-expensive, non-invasive, user friendly, gives faster results and can be self administrated. Laser instruments used in the clinics of Bio Laser Institute are hand held, fully mobile and operate with a single 9 volt battery.