At Animal 911 Hospital, our rehabilitation program is supervised by Dr. Wybranowski, who is a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (CCRP). He develops a rehabilitation plan for each patient based on their individual injury. The plan is executed by Stephanie Gagné who is a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Nurse (CCRVN) – and who conducts rehabilitation training post-surgery as well as training for particular ailments such as arthritis, orthopedic problems, obesity, and fitness. She uses exercices and modalities including E-Stim, Low Level Laser, underwater treadmill, pulsed magnetic therapy and other methods to rehabilitate your furry friend.
What can rehabilitation do for pets?
- Ensure rapid healing
- Facilitate return to full strength and mobility
- Minimize formation of scar tissue, which decreases range of motion)
- Prevent injury
- Relieve pain
- Return or maintenance of optimal body weight