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Jeffers Chiropractic & Sports Injuries

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7770 Regents Rd #105
San Diego, CA 92122
Phone: 858-452-7770
Fax: 858-452-0027

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Monday8am6pm
Tuesday8am4pm
Wednesday8am6pm
Thursday8am4pm
Friday8am6pm
Saturday7:30am11am
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The biological effects of Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) have been shown to significantly accelerate and enhance the body's natural defense and repair abilities when injured.

By reducing the duration of inflammation as well as enhancing specific repair and healing process, LLLT has been proven to provide pain relief, reduce damage due to the injury and loss of function.

LLLT enables the body to have a more rapid repair and stronger tissues once healed.

Low Level Laser Therapy(3LT™) has been successfully used for a large variety of conditions and has been effective in such uses as:

  • acute and chronic pain reduction
  • repetitive use disorders like carpal tunnel syndrome
  • soft tissue strains and sprains
  • inflammation reduction
  • enhanced tissue wound healing, and
  • cell regeneration

Unlike high power lasers that use heat and destroy tissue, low energy lasers affect the cellular energy of the underlying tissue. Hot lasers have a thermal effect and have an output of 1MW or above. Cold (or) Low Level Lasers do not have a thermal effect on tissue, lasers that stimulate biological function have an output below 10mw- milliwatts (ten- one thousands of a watt).

Low Level Laser Therapy (3LT™) refers to the modality of applying a "low" energy or "low level" laser to tissue that stimulates cellular processes and thereby enhancing biochemical reactions. For example, studies show that LLLT increases ATP production in the mitochondria of the cell. Since more energy is now available, the cell may utilize this fuel to function or operate more efficiently.

Treatments can vary in time from seconds to minutes depending on the condition. Research studies show that there may be a dose dependent response, so it may be more effective to treat at lower doses at multiple intervals then to treat a single time with a high dose.

A treatment plan may vary, depending on the condition. For instance, an acute soft tissue injury or open wound may require multiple short treatments initially then the interval between treatments will lengthen as the condition improves.

In San Diego and Southern California, Dr. Jeffers provides safe and effective cold laser treatment for pain relief and healing.

See also: LiteCure - Cold Laser Treatment

Dr. Jeffers can be contacted for an evaluation at (858) 452-7770.

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When I finally realized I might have to consider surgery... I gave Dr. Keith Jeffers a call.

Carol LeBeau
Staying Healthy, Channel 10 San Diego, CA

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Monday8am6pm
Tuesday8am4pm
Wednesday8am6pm
Thursday8am4pm
Friday8am6pm
Saturday7:30am11am
SundayClosedClosed
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