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MLS Laser Therapy Specialist

Aesthetic Podiatry & Sports Medicine Center

Mariola Rivera, DPM

Podiatrist & Sports Medicine located in White Plains, White Plains, NY & Purchase, NY

When a physical condition or injury affects mobility or quality of life, there is one goal: A rapid recovery to get you back on your feet! MLS Laser Therapy is an advanced, FDA-cleared laser technology that works to eliminate pain and reduce inflammation in a safe, painless, and non-invasive way with no know side-effects. Backed by 3 decades of research, this laser utilizes dual wavelengths of infrared light to penetrate deep into the tissue and stimulate regeneration at the cellular level. Benefits of MLS Laser Therapy: Reduced pain and inflammation Improved blood circulation Faster wound healing Accelerated tissue repair and cell growth Effectively treats pain and inflammation associated with - sprains & strains - sports injuries - plantar fasciitis - Achilles tendonitis - neuropathy - neuroma - postsurgical healing - wounds and ulcers - and many other conditions We are proud to be on the medical technological forefront by offering MLS Laser Therapy. We have invested in the very best technology as a key component of our continuing quest to offer you the finest in health care.

MLS Therapy Q & A


Why choose MLS Laser Therapy? 

MLS Laser Therapy does not require the use of drugs or surgery, there are no known side effects, and it is quick and convenient. According to studies performed by top academic institutions, such as Harvard University, laser therapy is equal to or more effective than other forms of therapy.

 

Will the treatment hurt?

No, laser therapy does not hurt. The MLS Laser was designed to treat conditions without an excessive thermal effect. Occasionally, you may feel a slight warning sensation, but most people report that they do not feel anything during treatments.

 

How long does a typical treatment session take?

The length of a typical treatment session is 10 to 15 minutes. However, it depends on the size of the area being treated. Treatments are usually received 2-3 times a week. Treatment plans are determined on an individual basis.

 

How many treatments does it take?

The number of treatments depends on the nature of the condition being treated. The typical course of treatment takes between 6 to 12 visits.

 

How long before results are felt?

You may feel improvement to your condition after 1 to 3 treatments. For some more chronic conditions, it may take up to 6 visits to feel the benefits of laser therapy. Not everyone responds to laser therapy in the same way.

 

Are the results long lasting?

MLS Laser Therapy is about healing. With MLS Laser Therapy, we are not masking or covering up a condition, but rather, treating the root of your pain and inflammation. Because of this, many patients have seen long-term results.

 

Can it be used in conjunction with other forms of treatment?

Yes, MLS Laser Therapy is sometimes more effective when combined with other forms of therapy, including physical therapy, chiropractic, massage, soft tissue mobilization, electrotherapy, and following surgery.