at Sunshine Animal Hospital
Cold laser treatments are used to treat arthritis, tendon or soft tissue damage, and to promote healing. This is one of the least painful and non-invasive treatments used for rehabilitation.
Underwater treadmill therapy is highly beneficial as it uses the therapeutic properties of water to improve range of motion, strengthen muscles, and endurance - while reducing the risk of injury. This method of exercise is especially useful for pets recovering from injury, for weight loss, and athletes.
Treadmills were designed to improve your dog's endurance, strength, range of motion, and activity level. Maintaining a controlled environment where there aren't everyday distractions diverting their attention from the task at hand is imperative for the training process. Treadmills help keep focus.
Chiropractic adjustments can restore or maintain good health by treating musculoskeletal and nervous systems without the use of drugs or surgery. Misalignments of the spine (subluxations) affect the nervous system, muscles, joints, organs, and body functions, which make adjustments important during recovery.
Acupuncture improves tissue blood flow, oxygenation, and removal of metabolic wastes and toxins. It can relieve arthritis pain, and sometimes be used in place of surgery and during recovery.
Chinese Herbal Therapy
Our office offers a wide selection of herbal medicine and nutraceuticals that have shown to aid in patient treatment. This is used alongside traditional medications to assist in management and control of various conditions.