Anodyne Photon Therapy

Anodyne Photon Therapy is used independently or in conjunction with exercise and manual soft tissue work. The system consists of four flexible treatment pads with 60 infrared diodes per pad. Your dog will experience no discomfort as a result of the Anodyne during the session, all they feel is a penetrating warmth similar to a heating pad.
It has been documented that light therapy:

  • Enhances immune response
  • Accelerates the healing process
  • Enhances fibroblast production and collagen synthesis for connective tissue repair therefore it is effective in treating tendon/ligament injuries
  • Increases lymphatic flow and drainage from inflamed regions
  • Discourages the development of scar tissue and reduces scar tissue formation
  • Reduces swelling,
  • Healing chronic wounds
  • Improves blood flow
  • Decreases pain
  • Reduces presence of free radicals which are associated with tissue damage in chronic inflammatory conditions like arthritis