Rehabilitation in pets is the same as physical therapy assessment and treatment techniques in humans. Our hospital provides quality care that improves your fur family members’ lives. Rehabilitation can restore your pet’s life from pain, discomfort, immobility, injuries and neurological conditions. Our team is happy to discuss whether rehabilitation would be beneficial to your pet companion. Please don’t hesitate to call us at 204-452-0911 to schedule your pet’s rehabilitation appointment.
What are some conditions in my pet that can be treated with rehabilitation?
Rehabilitation services aim to bring your pet back to their normal lifestyle and back to their usual health. If your pet suffers from any of the following, our veterinarians may recommend rehabilitation for treatment.
- Post-operation reconditioning
- Chronic pain
- Orthopedic injuries
- Neurological conditions
What rehabilitation procedures will be used on my pet?
The rehabilitation services used by our team on your pet are determined by the conditions your pet has and their overall lifestyle, fitness and health. Our doctors can create a treatment plan that best suits your pet. Here are a list of possible rehabilitation procedures that can help your pets:
- Cold/heat therapy
- Therapeutic exercise
- Underwater treadmill
- Light laser therapy (cold laser)
- Manual therapy
What are the benefits of rehabilitation in pets?
- Prevention of other injuries
- Improves muscle preservation, nerve and joint function
- Increased speed of recovery
- Minimize muscle loss
- Reduces pain and inflammation