Physical Rehabilitation is a new area of veterinary medicine which has become essential in providing the best opportunities for animals to recover from neurosurgical, surgical (orthopedic), arthritic and chronically-debilitating diseases and conditions. Much like humans, animals require physical rehabilitation to recover muscle strength and joint flexibility following an injury or chronic disuse.
The Physical Rehabilitation Center at ASH is fully equipped with a suite of high-tech rehabilitation equipment and services including:
With special programs designed for sports medicine, performance optimization and fitness as well as weight management, the Physical Rehabilitation service performs outpatient consultations; as well as plays an integral part in hospitalized, post-operative and debilitated critical care patients.
Benefits of Physical Rehabilitation for your pet include:
Call us today to learn more about physical therapy and schedule an appointment to have your pet evaluated.
Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist
Adriana Sanchez, LVT, Surgery Service Team Lead and Physical Rehabilitation Department