Laser therapy

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Is cold laser therapy very expensive for a chronic Rheumatoid Arthritic patient? A relative of mine has been suffering with this for the past 1.5 years and now degeneration has set in. He is 65 year old and does not believe in allopathic and homeopathic medicines. Ayurveda hasn t done much good. He is unable to get out of bed and suffers from morning stiffness that lasts upto afternoon. Please help.

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1. because they don't cause heating of the tissues as compared to hot laser therapy resulting in healing of the tissues rather than their destruction, moreover primary target is/are the ischemic areas and thus does not effect normal tissue.

2. because apart from relief from pain there is...

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I ahve white cholestoral bumps on my cheeks. How can I get rid of them

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Dear Ma'am,

Sorry to hear about your problem. These deposits can be quite unsightly and can either be removed by surgery or by laser therapy.
Laser therapy is a non surgical method which does not leave behind a scar but is slightly expensive.
You should consult a plastic surgeon and he will be...

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hi i am a 24 year old girl and undergoing laser therapy for facial hair removal. the skin specialist had prescribed me to get the hormonal tests done. i have been prescribed with femilion tab as hormonal suppresent after the testosteron level came out to be 1.04

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Lasers for hairs only tend to respond when hormonal baalnce is correct.As testosterone level in your report is more,it is always advisable to take tablets and then go for laser therapy.

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What is Lasic (Losic?) Laser therapy. How much it will cost can anyone having eyesight problems go for it?

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i have atopic dermitatis from birth.i m 15 years old.my ige level shows 4380 iu/ml. one doctor has recommanded me laser therapy as my ige levels are very high.
i want to ask is laser therapy is safe or is there is a faster way to reduce ige level

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Hello.

Thank you for asking at HCM.

I went through your history and would like to make suggestions for you as follows:

1. Atopic dermatitis with such high levels of IgE is usually associated with allergies.

As an Allergist-Immulogist, I would suggest you allergy testing and avoid the substances...

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yes please help had xtrac laser therapy on Nov 29 for scalp psroias ..every since then have apain on yhe right side of my head very short but comes and goes scarey sometimes feels like a muscle spasms in my head ,had ct scan dr said clear but I still feel the pain on an off what is this ????/

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Detailed Answer:
Hello,

Welcome and thanks for posting your query to healthcare magic.

I can understand the concern for pain on yhe right side of my head after xtrac laser therapy.

Xtrac laser therapy excimer laser treatment system and is considered to be...

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my seek is bilateral chronic renal kidney dialysis , i,m going to the every weekly in 2x a week in hemodialysis i,m 29 year,s old what is the good and best treatment to function again my 2 kidney in ayurvedic herb and also my urine is lost and my creatinine is 2000 i,m very tire in hemo dialysis what is the fate for me .

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Hi,

Laser therapy alone or in combination with magnetic field therapy of your kidneys, laserpuncture of kidney acupuncture points as well as laser reflexotherapy of kidney foot zones could be of good help to you, including well administered ayurvedic remedies and essential pharmacotherapy.
Laser...

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I have 3 herniated discs L3,4,5 have tried 26 spinal decompressions & laser therapy, accupuncture and an epidural and two nerve blocks. I do not want my vertebrae fused, is there a surgical option, other than laser, which my insurance will not pay for?

doctor1 MD

Hello!

Thank you for asking on HCM!

Regarding your concern, I would explain that your clinical situation seems to be a little complicated.

You should know that after repeated surgery the rate of surgery success falls and chronic pain persists.

Coming to this point the only option remains fusion,...

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Recent questions on  Laser therapy

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Hello.. my stomach feels heavy after eating,it gets really big and sometimes makes it hard to breathe,i was told i have abnormal heart beat,which is now heart block,all my ecg are abnormal and no one knows why,in addition i have hip dysplasia,after going for laser therapy,and some injections,the inflammation is less now,i have a swollen lymph exactly where my hip joint is,i don't know why,i have constant vaginal discharges before/after period and sometimes when i am pressed,but gyneacologists said its normal.all these are freaking me out and i don't know what to do..i am 28 years old.Thank you for your time.

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Hallo doctor, i m 19 years old and i am suffering from a problem of tanning on my face and hands from quite some time, my face and arms are somewhat dull as compared to my hands, so please suggest me is a good treatment available considering this , and also is laser therapy is helpful for the above problem . Thanking you Mannat kamboj Dehradun, INDIA

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Last year in march some bleeding starts during my stool.I showed to Gen.Physician.He has given me some medicine.It stopped bleeding.Again it happened in may and again I visited the same doctor and taken the same medicine but no relief.It happens on and off.This year in first week of April continuous bleeding starts one-two times a daily.Again I showed to the same doctor.He adviced me for clonscopy test.I have gone for clonoscopy test under gastroentrology department in Maharaja Agresen Hospital,Punjabi Bagh on 30-04-2011 where small Haemorrihods found positve.Doctor said it is small hence no operation required and suggested Dafflon 500 mg for 14 days.I have taken the same tablet.It stopped but again started bleeding.Now I am fed up.I have to commute by metro train and bus dailly for six hour.It is internal pile.Please suggest me what to do.Is laser therapy available in Noida and it is safe or not.Kindly reply at the earliest.

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I have back pain in my lower back across my buttocks only after walking about 5 to 10 minutes it goes away when I sit down usually only after several minutes then I can walk again for another short time, laying down or siting causes no pain. after...

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Hi, i am 25 years married Lady. i have PCOD and when the hormone tests where done, I have a high Prolactin level ie; 39.93ng/ml (The Ref. Range is 1 - 30). My Gynecologist prescribed me Cabergoline, 0.5mg once per week for Six weeks. I have started my medicine two days before. following questions are arising in my mind.
1) can i become pregnant?
2) will my irregular cycle become normal?
3) what diet i have to follow?
4) will the hair growth in body get reduced once Prolactine level is normalized?
Hope you can help me.

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For about 2 weeks, my right shin is sore to touch. Its about a 1-2 inch spot that hurts. It feels like a bruise is there, but there is no visible bruise or swelling there. It does not hurt when I walk, run, exercise, etc. No pain when I bear...

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I have black spots over my back. is there any treatment?

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