Light therapy was first noted during the time of the Greeks and overtime has slowly involved. During the early part of the 20th century it was discovered that narrow Bands of the visible and non-visible spectrum could be used in medical technology (think X-rays, Infrared). Well now so we're still in its infancy experiments were done in orbit of the earth using similar bands are visible and non-visible light in medical experiments. These experiments you let it significant information and help to narrow down spectrums of light that were helpful and Does spectrums of light which cause harm to the body.
Over time our ability to create equipment that emits both visible and non-visible light has slowly been implemented into medical treatment. New therapies with different combinations of light I've been invented constantly and her being tested all over the world. When some of its most basic benefits well documented and has been implemented in the beauty industry in the medical rehab industry and now available to consumers. Professional grade equipment prices have fallen drastically allowing more people to be exposed to this relatively new technology.
What is this Therapy Helpful For?
promotes wound healing and tissue repair
improves hair growth in people with androgenic alopecia
help for the short-term treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome
stimulates healing of slow-healing wounds, like diabetic foot ulcers
reduces psoriasis lesions
aids with short-term relief of pain and morning stiffness in people with rheumatoid arthritis
reduces some of the side effects of cancer treatments.
improves skin complexion and builds collagen to diminish wrinkles
helps to mend sun damage
prevents recurring cold sores from herpes simplex virus infections
improves the health of joints in people with degenerative osteoarthritis of the knee
helps diminish scars
relieves pain and inflammation in people with pain in the Achilles tendons
If you have a history of photosensitivity a small test area can be exposed before a full treatment would be administered.
*This therapy has been tested on a limited basis on pregnant women and to date no contraindications have been discovered.
This new therapy has been vetted for almost an entire year before it was introduced at Tony Schwartz Bodywork. Not only for it’s effectiveness but also it's safety for a variety of different medical needs. A steady calendar of research, personal visits, and equipment Evaluation of when into making decisions about what would be best for each and every client coming into Tony Schwartz Bodywork. This therapy will have two central components: 1. In office therapeutic light therapy. 2. At home therapeutic light therapy.
In office Platinum LED Red & Infrared Light Therapy
This therapy device is used in the professional and amitor sports and rehabilation areas of healthcare for several years. This device emits both red light and infrared light at much higher doses than found in consumer based products. The advantage of this therapy taking place in office is that with increased coverage area and power therapy can be delivered faster and done very safely under the supervision of the therapist.
Home therapy devices are available for sale during office visits and are meant to complement and enhance results achieved during an office therapy sessions. Retail options are available to meet those needs using products that have been thoroughly investigated for their therapeutic properties as well as durability.
Dpi Compression Wrap
For the active person who wants healing and Pain relief without the cord there is the compression wrap. This portable option allows you to recharge a portable battery with an 36 inch long velcro wrap. This product is only available in office during your session.
The LOOK BOOK is a compact and effective option that covers a larger area than the DPI Commprssion Wrap. With a soft storage case, power adaptor, and eye protection you will get everything you need in one solution. This product is only avalable in office during your sessions.