Soft Laser in Clinical Acupuncture - Course 1

Learn the basics of Laser Acupuncture.

Raman Kapur
Raman Kapur

Course Overview

Laser Acupuncture is the use of Low-Intensity Laser irradiation to stimulate acupuncture points. It is a safe, pain-free alternative to traditional acupuncture.

 

The number one reason people avoid seeing an acupuncturist is because they are afraid of pain.

 

Decide which type of laser to use and how to use it are the primary questions with which many practitioners struggle.

 

To help you come up to speed and make the right decisions, here's a primer on laser acupuncture.

 

Studies show that low-level lasers can help regenerate cells, decrease pain, reduce inflammation, improve circulation and stimulate hair circulation, and stimulate hair growth, to name a few examples.

 

Recent studies on laser acupuncture have included advanced brain imaging, as several other modern protocols for measuring various physiological effects on the body. These studies show that laser acupuncture has physiological effects, not only locally, but also in the brain, similar to needle acupuncture.

 

You have done the hard part by diagnosing and deciding which points to use. With laser treatment, you simply light up the point for a number of seconds, depending upon the power and output of your laser and then move on to the next point.

 

The Right Equipment: It is important to understand the equipment you are using so you get the best results. What really matters is the output. It is the light that the laser produces that decides the outcome.

Objectives

  • To be able to use soft lasers in the practice of Acupuncture and particularly useful for needle apprehensive patients.

  • To be able to learn different types of lasers, their wavelength and their output.

  • To be able to understand the characteristics of laser light.

Outline

  • 0 hrs - 30 min

    What is soft laser, types of soft lasers, scientific approach and properties of laser light? What are the different types of soft lasers?

  • 30 min - 45 min

    How to utilize soft lasers in medical practice. How to calculate the correct dosage?

  • 45 min - 1 hrs

    Exposure time with laser at each acupuncture point. Use of high-power laser.

Teacher

Raman Kapur

Dr Raman Kapur, MD medicine, Dipl. Acu. Beijing university, founder of Kapur Acupuncture Clinic and Institute of Acupuncture and Natural Medicine in New Delhi, is an internationally recognized Acupuncture practitioner, specializing in Pain management and Emotional health issues since 1982.

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  • CEUs:

    Approved By: Standard Certificate (1), NCCAOM (1), Florida (1)

    Pending: California [Upon Request]*

  • Language: English

  • Course Type: Recorded Webinar

  • Course Length: 1 h

  • Course Notes: There are no notes provided with this course.

  • Access Period: Lifetime

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