With infrared light therapy, a light wand is held against the body over pain areas for 45 seconds per application to provide a localized healing affect. The patient feels nothing while this is being done.
Infrared light therapy can benefit the body with a:
- Temporary increase in local blood circulation.
- Temporary relief of minor muscle and joint aches, pains, and stiffness.
- Relaxation of muscles.
- Reduction of muscle spasms and general pain.
- Reduction of minor pain and stiffness associated with arthritis.