Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy at Honeysuckle Veterinary Rehabilitation Centre is assessment lead, ensuring treatment is individual for your pet. We believe in a holistic approach to rehabilitation, promoting exercise and health management. Initial consultations are 60 minutes, allowing a thorough examination and treatment planning.

The aim of physiotherapy is improved function and performance by:

  • Reducing pain
  • Promoting healing
  • Promoting joint flexibility/ range of movement
  • Strengthening muscles
  • Improved cardiovascular fitness
  • Maintaining or improving mobility in elderly animals
  • Prevention of re-occurrence of injury

 Treatment may include:

Water based physiotherapy; hydrotherapy and water treadmill treatment.

Electrotherapy; including TENS/ NMES, Ultrasound/ Laser and BioMagnetic Therapy.

Manual Therapy; including soft tissue and joint mobilisation

Exercise Therapy; specialised therapeutic exercises to promote flexibility, strength and coordination.