Canine Rehabilitation Therapy
Dr. Sheri Fastenrath is a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (C.C.R.P.) offering comprehensive evaluation and targeted therapy for the improvement of your pet's mobility and quality of life. Our hospital welcomes referrals from other veterinarians. Our skilled staff will work together with your regular veterinarian or specialist to tailor treatment for your pet's individual needs.
Dr. Sheri uses a variety of therapeutic exercises and modalities to improve function and promote healing. The benefits of canine rehabilitation include decreasing pain, improving cardiovascular fitness, and increasing joint mobility, muscular strength and endurance.
Canine rehabilitation therapy can be useful in managing many cases including orthopedic and neurologic injuries, post-surgical recovery, chronic pain, degenerative joint disease (arthritis), weight loss, and athletic conditioning.
Dr. Sheri utilizes a variety of therapies including underwater treadmill, therapeutic exercise, therapeutic ultrasound, neuromuscular electrical stimulation, low-level laser light therapy, therapeutic massage, and hot/cold compress therapy. She will conduct a thorough evaluation and determine the best combination of therapies for your pet's problem. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Sheri today!