Recovery, Relief & Wellness


"Photobiomodulation Therapy" (PBM)

PBM involves the utilization of non-ionizing electromagnetic energy to trigger photochemical changes within cellular structures that are receptive to photons, particularly Mitochondria.


At the cellular level, visible red and near infrared light (NIR) energy are absorbed by Mitochondria, which perform the function of producing Adrenosine Triphosphate (ATP) cellular energy. The key to this entire process is a mitochondrial enzyme called "Cytochrome Oxidase C", a Chromophore, which accepts photonic energy of specific wavelengths when functioning below par.

PMB Applications

Photodynamic physiotherapy has been applied widely in the health care realm: in nursing physiotherapy for the elderly, white-collar workers, sports crowd soothing physiotherapy, female common nursing physiotherapy, and even for beauty. 

Medical research and practice have shown that photobiomodulation can prevent or relieve a range of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease, such as myocardial infarction, cerebral infarction, coronary heart disease, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, hyperglycemia. Moreover, many skin, tissue, and joint issues can be treated, including generalized skin inflammation, tissue inflammation, mastitis, various neuropathic pain, tissue pain, joint pain, wrist pain, leg pain, tissue pain, waist and leg pain, rheumatic bone injury, peri-arthritis, cervical spondylosis, dysmenorrhea, gout. PMB is ideal for a wide range of concerns, from sports injuries to even cancer! Amazingly, the treatment improves overall immune function and eliminates sub-health, something we could all use a little boost of these days.

What Specific Aches & Pains Can Benefit
From PBM Therapy ?

Quite literally, the list spans from head to toe... but how? To put it most simply, all of the cells in our tissues have the same Mitochondria. PBM Therapy works by targeting the electron transfer chain in our Mitochondria. Regardless of the tissue or nerve name or type – be it bone, muscle, tendon, ligament, nerve, cartilage, joints, tendons, ligaments, or nerves around the entire body – PBM Therapy can benefit them all at the cellular level.

This revolutionary LED light bed technology has been specifically designed and developed to treat large areas of the body with a range of conditions all at once! Patient response to PBM Therapy can vary from person to person depending on a number of factors, such as:

  • Age

  • Muscle bulk/fitness

  • Pre-existing damage/arthritis severity

  • Time of the condition

  • Coexisting medical conditions

PBM for Pain & Inflammation
RELIEVE Cardiovascular & Cerebrovascular Diseases

PBM Therapy has a warming effect on the skin and mucous membranes, dilates the blood vessels of deeper tissues, improves blood circulation, and purifies blood.  It has been shown to relieve or even prevent cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, such as hyperlipidemia and hyperglycemia.  


PBM Therapy can increase the catalase activity of cellular mitochondria, promote protein solidification of diseased tissues, promote the formation of new squamous epithelial cells, accelerate the absorption of exudate, strengthen muscle tone, and effectively improve carious nerves, tissues and joint pain, dysmenorrhea, gout, sports injuries, and more. 

TREAT Inflammation

PBM Therapy can promote partial blood circulation, increase the phagocytosis of cells and macrophages, control infection, and promote inflammation dissipation. Moreover, PBM can have a positive carative effect on chronic inflammatory conditions, such as neurodermatitis, eczema, chronic lymphadenitis, and various classifications of arthritis, including senile osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

PROMOTE Wound Healing

Photobiomodulation Therapy can improve blood circulation, promote wound regeneration and repair, so as to achieve the effects of pain relief, swelling, granulation tissue growth, and shorten wound healing time.  As well as reducing postoperative adhesion, promoting scar softening, and reducing scar contracture.  It has a good effect on skin ulcers, wounds infected by trauma, chronic wounds, etc.  

ENHANCE Liver Function

Photobiomodulation Therapy cam cause deep heat effects in the body, activate cells, improve tissue regeneration, promote cell growth, strengthen liver function, improve liver detoxification, and keep the liver in good condition.  


Photobiomodulation Therapy can increase mitochondrial catalase activity, promote glycogen content, protein syntheses and adenosine triphosphate decomposition.  Enhance cell vitality, enhance the body's self-repair and cell regeneration ability, but also increase the phagocytosis of white blood cells, improve immunity and disease resistance.  


According to clinical data, the combination of Photobiomodulation Therapy and photosensitizers can improve acne by 95%.  It accelerates the elimination of diseased or dead cells by promoting blood circulation and metabolism , allows macrophages to release cytokines, stimulates fibroblasts, produces growth factors, accelerates the skin repair process, and effectively eliminates acne-causing bacteria.  

ENHANCE Sleep Quality
IMPROVE Postpartum Symptoms 

PBM can adjust the autonomic nerve to maintain a good state, effectively improve or eliminate headaches, dizziness, cold limbs and other circulatory issues, improve sleep, and improve sleep quality.  

PBM Therapy can signficantly improve hypogalactia, postpartum symptoms such as nipple cranking and vulvitis, and promotes postpartum wound healing.  

Stressed Woman

Photobiomodulation therapy is gaining recognition as a prominent and scientifically supported non-invasive, non-pharmacologic, neuromodulating intervention to bodily aches, pains, and chronic concerns. Delivered by polychromatic light emitting diodes (LEDs), it is a safe and effective self-care tool.


The Brain Does More than Think

The brain controls mood, hormones, memory, and everyday executive functions, like decision making and planning, personality, movement, mood, concentration, sleep, and more. Supporting brain health is essential to successful functioning and quality of life at any age and stage.

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PMB for Skin Rejuvenation
Exactly How & Why Red Light Therapy is Going to Make You Look Younger!

1. PMB Therapy increases circulation and the formation of new capillaries, bringing an immediate healthy glow to the skin and paving the way for you to maintain a more youthful and healthier appearance. New capillaries mean more oxygen and nutrients to each skin cell every day!

2. PMB increases lymph system activity, reducing swelling and puffiness. These results are noticeable after the first and each subsequent treatment. Again, this paves the way for less puffiness in the future as the lymph system is actually made more efficient over time, resulting in healthier skin overall.

3. This revolutionary form of therapy stimulates the production of collagen and fibroblasts. Collagen is responsible for the elasticity, firmness, and fullness of your skin. The increased production of collagen and fibroblasts will smooth out fine lines and wrinkles, smooth the texture of the skin, and reduce pore size over time. Collagen cells grow slowly, so be patient, and expect to see “before and after” results at about three months of consistent treatment.

4. Finally, PMB causes the release of ATP, or raw cellular energy. This provides energy to the cells to make the most of the additional blood, oxygen, nutrients, detoxification, growth, and repair already initiated by your red light therapy treatments.

The Anti-Aging Benefits of Red Light Therapy for Skin:

  • Red Light Therapy creates a healthy glow about your face;

  • It smooths overall skin tone;

  • It reduces wrinkles, including crow’s feet, under eye wrinkles, forehead wrinkles, & laugh lines;

  • Speeds up the healing of blemishes, like acne, & rosacea;

  • It repairs sun damage;

  • Reduces redness, flushing, & broken capillaries;

  • Fades scars and stretch marks;

  • It brings more moisture to your skin;

  • PBM prevents hair loss & stimulates regrowth;


...Add all of that to the already impressive list of benefits red light has to offer and you have no reason at all not to give it a try. Give us a call today!


Areas Where PBM Will Relieve My Pain

ThPBM Laser will help virtually any inflammatory or degenerative joint or

muscular-skeletal condition. This includes: but is not limited

  • Tendinitis/Strains

  • Arthritis

  • Tennis/Golfers Elbow

  • Intercostal Pain

  • Sciatica

  • Hip Pain

  • Knee Pain

  • Ankle Sprain

  • Migraines & Headaches

  • Plantar Faucitis

  • Whiplash

  • Achilles Tendinitis

  • Sciatica

  • Carpal Tunnel

  • Low Back Pain

  • Rotor Cuff

  • Shoulder Pain/Neck Pain/Arthritis

  • Herpes/ Shingles 

Pain has many causes that usually include tissue damage and inflammation.

The experience of pain can be focused and acute as with a sprain or overworked muscle, or diffuse and chronic like fibromyalgia or rheumatoid arthritis.

Wrist Pain can be caused by a simple misaligned movement of your hand resulting in a sprain, or conditions like bursitis, arthritis, or fracture.

Carpal Tunnel is an inflammatory condition affecting the tendons enveloping the nerves to your wrist that results in numbness, tingling, weakness and pain in the hand.

Tendonitis is a common overuse pain that is caused by inflammation in the tendinous portion of various muscles.

Arthritis is a chronic inflammatory condition of the cartilage in joints that causes pain and significantly reduces joint mobility.

Sprains occur from a misaligned movement of a joint or muscle, whether a misstep in your home or on your running path, that results in a stretched or torn ligament.

Knee Pain can be caused by a simple misstep resulting in a sprain, joint instability, torn ligament, cartilage tear or conditions like bursitis, arthritis, or patella fracture.


Don't Let Pain 

      Control Your Life!

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141 Plains Rd West Burlington Ontario

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