Traumatic injuries – e.g. bruises, muscle fiber tears, dislocation of joints, swelling due to sports injuries, sprains, etc.
Bruising and swelling due to fractures can be treated before the affected area is casted; or pre or post-surgery
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome – acting as an analgesic effect and reducing swelling.
Rheumatic disorders – e.g. rheumatoid arthritis; MLD may be used to reduce inflammation and act as a pain reliever.
Dental procedures – MLD can be used for correcting jaw positions or following tooth extractions and operations.
Chronic inflammation – MLD may be used for chronic cold, chronic tonsillitis, chronic sinusitis, or chronic bronchitis.
- MLD has been shown to have an effect on concussions, headaches, migraines and Meniere’s syndrome