Painless Laser Acupuncture Treatment

Laser acupuncture(LA) is one of the newer treatment options in recent years because it is completely painless and highly acceptable to children.


Hsin Yun(Cindy) Tu

2/4/20220 min read

Laser acupuncture(LA) uses low-intensity laser irradiation to stimulate acupuncture points instead of traditional acupuncture, just like combining acupuncture and moxibustion to improve meridian energy to treat diseases, which is non-invasive, painless and safe.

LA Therapy Can Help:

  • Obesity

  • Degenerative knee arthritis pain

  • Insomnia

  • Post-operative cancer or chemotherapy

  • Post-radiotherapy side effects

  • Allergic rhinitis

  • Carpal tunnel syndrome

  • Acute & chronic sprains and contusions

  • Lower back pain

LA Therapy For Pediatrics

As the bladder and nervous system develop after the age of 5 or 6, the frequency of bedwetting at night should improve significantly. According to statistics, about 10% of 7-year-old children still have nighttime urination problems. Laser acupuncture can be applied to the Ren 12, Ren 4, Ren 6, SP6, ST36 these 5 Acupoints for 3 times a week and 4 weeks in total, the results showed that the average number of child bedwetting per week decreased.

LA Therapy Prohibition

Laser Acupuncture should not be used on the eyes, endocrine glands, pregnant women's uterus, and patients with pacemakers or immunosuppressive medication should be carefully evaluated by a physician before use.

LA has been widely used in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders, digestive disorders, soft tissue injuries, the nervous system, chronic wounds, etc. In addition, medical research has shown that low-energy laser acupuncture with traditional Chinese acupuncture points can shorten the sleep transition period and reduce the number of night wakings, improving the quality of sleep.

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