Rehabilitation Services


Contact us today to see how our canine rehabilitation program can help your pet along the path to become happy, healthy and strong.

Rehabilitation Services Greenwood AR

Physical canine rehabilitation is used to retrain nerves and muscles, alleviate pain and to help restore abilities lost due to injury or disease.  We focus on retraining the body so that normal function can resume. We utilize a wide range of techniques so that each pet’s needs are met. We provide support and tools for caring for your recovering pet at home and we customize care to each pet and pet owner’s needs.

 

Candidates for Canine Rehabilitation

Orthopedic Conditions

 

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Other Conditions

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Rehabilitation Services Offered

Cold Laser Therapy – Uses light to treat painful and debilitating conditions by stimulating inter-cellular activity, thus reducing pain and inflammation.

Heated Underwater Treadmill – Hydrotherapy aims to improve healing times and ensure appropriate healing of tissues.

TENS therapy South County Animal Hospital - Grenville ARTranscutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) – Low-voltage electrical current for pain relief that can reduce pain and swelling and increase circulation to the affected area.  It can also aid in preventing muscle atrophy and in increasing range of motion.

Passive Range of Motion, Stretch and Massage – Gentle movements of a joint or joints through flexion and extension. Moving a joint helps to nourish the cartilage, maintain function and is crucial to the optimal healing of any injury.

Cryotherapy – Use of cold to reduce inflammation, to increase cell survival and reduce pain and spasm.

Balance and Proprioceptive Exercises – Increase your dog’s ability to stand and walk properly, increase balance and coordination, encourage limb use and strength and stability of the limb.

 

Goals of Canine Rehabilitation