Livonia Chiropractor Uses Cold Laser Therapy for Pain Relief Treatment
Cold laser therapy is a treatment that utilizes specific wavelengths of light to interact with tissue and help accelerate your healing process. Cold laser treatment can be used on people suffering from acute and chronic conditions in order to eliminate pain and swelling, increase functionality, and reduce spasms.
Our friendly and educated chiropractor will hold the cold laser and place it directly on the injured area for a few minutes. At this time, the non-thermal photons of lights will be emitted from the laser and pass through the skin layers. The light has the ability to penetrate two to five centimeters below the skin at 90 mw and 830 nm.
When the light energy passes through your skin and reaches the injured area, the energy is absorbed and interacts with the light-sensitive elements in your cells. When cells absorb this light energy, it will assist with normalizing damaged or injured tissue, reducing pain, inflammation, edema, and overall healing time.
Cold Laser Therapy for Injury Treatment and Pain Relief
Cold laser therapy is an excellent treatment option for a wide range of injuries and conditions including:
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
- Plantar fasciitis
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Joint pain and inflammation
- Arm pain
- Knee pain (Chondromalacia patella and other causes)
- Tendonitis and Tenosynovitis
- Ligament injuries
- Sprains and strains
- Skin conditions (burns, dermatitis, acne, etc.)
- Elbow pain
- Wounds, sores and leg ulcers
- Myofascial trigger points
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- Nancy B.
They have helped me so much with my back and neck pain. I am feeling so much better.3/04/2021
The massage therapy has also been extremely helpful. I am sleeping better and feeling less stressed.
Dr. Shaft also does nutritional counseling and is helping me with making better choices to improve my health.
- M V.
Cannot say enough positive things! It doesn't take long to see how much Dr. Shaft truly cares about patient wellbeing. He effortlessly makes you feel like part of his family. Dr. Shaft is extremely knowledgeable not only about chiropractic but overall health. Better yet, he will listen to you,... read more4/13/2020
- Chris A.
Excellent atmosphere that starts with the wonderful ladies at the front desk! I have been adjusted by Dr. Shaft and Dr. Lee and have the utmost confidence in both of them, I feel great every time I leave the office. Also, Tracey is excellent at deep tissue massage. Tracey has... read more3/12/2020Kristin L.
We appreciate both Dr. Shaft and Dr. Lee so much! With four active kids, this office is our first stop when someone is feeling under the weather or gets an injury. From allergies to asthma, from sprained ankle to hurt knee to just needing an immune boost, all our issues... read more3/09/2020
- Connie M.
Dr. Shaft is an astounding and knowledgeable chiropractor. He treats his patients not only physically, but can offer assistance with diet and over all health issues. Dr. Lee, his associate, is also a very experienced and knowledgeable chiropractor. Both doctors are also very good with children. ... read more2/14/2020
- Terry W.
I have been going to Legel and Shaft for years!!! The office has always been (and is) a comfortable and enjoyable place to come! Kim is the BEST, very helpful and always greets you with a smile,and friendly "Hello"! Dr. Shaft has been wonderful addition!! He is very personable, and... read more4/16/2019Christina K.
I had been seeing Dr. Shaft for several years in his Romulus office and was so excited when he opened this practice in Livonia. I have seen many chiropractors over the years and he is hand's down the best. I also bring both my children whenever they have back issues... read more2/21/2019
- Heather R.
I have scoliosis (I mean serious curvature). In 1983 I had 2 surgeries that have left me with major hardware in my back. Since that time I have lived with varying degrees of pain, discomfort, and stiffness. Over the past thirty years I have been discouraged from seeing... read more12/29/2018
- Jenellvra F.
True health chiropractic is amazing!!!! I never had chiropractic services before until I went to true health chiropractic services and it absolutely changed my life 😃 Dr. Shaft is truly blessed with the skills and the knowledge that he possesses to adjust your body properly. I... read more4/30/2018Caroline E.
Dr. Shaft has been treating me for seven months. Before this, I lived with chronic lower back pain for the previous eight years. I used to take 10-12 ibuprofen per night sometimes with no relief. Since about a month in to treatment I have not needed to take ibuprofen at... read more4/24/2018Elle P.
Dr. Shaft is the first Doctor to treat me with integrity, respect and made me feel like a unique individual. With my spinal fusion, arthritis and many other medical issues, He always takes His time in fielding all my questions and concerns. I would recommend him even to the most... read more3/10/2018
If you have any questions regarding cold laser therapy, contact us today at (734) 261-2121.
Dr. Jeremiah Shaft
Dr. Shaft is the oldest of 7 children. He is also one of over 20 chiropractors in his family. All of his family members graduated from Palmer Chiropractic College. Dr. Shaft also graduated from Palmer in 2004. Since then he has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education in nutrition and functional medicine. He takes a holistic approach which looks at the whole person and not just the immediate symptoms bothering them.
Dr. Shaft is married to Shay and they have two daughters together. He plays semi-pro beach volleyball, likes to camp, and spend time outside with his family. As a family they try to lead by example for their patients and community by getting regular vigorous exercise, eating a diet of whole nutritious foods, spending significant quality time together, and having their nervous systems checked for interference regularly.