Our physical therapy and rehabilitation practitioners provide compassionate care and a variety of services for pets whose quality of life is affected by age, disease or injury.
Physical rehabilitation is available for dogs and cats of all ages and at all stages of life. As with human medicine, it may be prescribed following orthopedic surgery, neuro surgery, for treatment of chronic pain, athletic and traumatic injuries, age related diseases and for weight management, to name a few conditions. The needs of each patient are unique and treatment plans are customized. We hope you will consider our specialized team at VHS-North County, located just outside of San Diego, to be a partner in your pet’s recovery process.
Reasons Your Pet May Be Referred To Our Service
Treatment Plans May Include
The benefits to Physical Rehabilitation are endless. Whether your pet has been injured, or is suffering from geriatric ailments, rehabilitation is proven to help both humans and pets return to full function quicker than those patients who do not seek this specialty care. In a few sessions you may see improved range of motion and reduction in pain in your pet.
Helpful Professional Links:
- American Association of Rehabilitation Veterinarians
- The University of Tennessee Department of Canine Rehabilitation
If you live near the San Diego area and are interested in learning more about physical rehabilitation for your furry friends, call our team at VHS-North County: