No there are no billing codes for Therapeutic Class IV Laser. We strive to decrease costs by offering different payment options.
No we follow all safe laser practices including the use of laser safety glasses & moving the laser at recommended speeds.
Laser therapy is not painful, however mild heat is a by product of treatment.
The handheld Class IV Laser Treatment takes 10 to 15 minutes and is typically followed by Class III B treatment, which increases blood flow to the area, for an additional 10 to 20 minutes.
That is determined by a variety of factors including type of injury problem, how long you have been suffering with this problem, depth of tissues involved and your sensitivity to laser treatment. A personalized plan will be developed following your examination and will be discussed on your return visit.
Results improve with healthy eating, modifying activities to use proper body mechanics/postures and beginning a reasonable exercise program such as walking and pool therapy.