dog rehabilitation in annapolis, md

Dog Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy in Annapolis, MD

dog rehabilitation in annapolis, md

We understand the importance of specialized care for your pets, especially when they're recovering from surgery or injury. Our certified canine rehabilitation therapist, Nikki Renko, offers a range of rehabilitation services designed to support your pet's journey to recovery. With over 15 years in veterinary medicine and a certification in canine rehabilitation therapy from the University of Tennessee, Nikki's passion for animal care shines through in every therapy session.

Dog Rehabilitation Services Provided at CVNI

With Nikki’s expertise, we are able to provide a variety of rehab and physical therapy services for your pet:

Dog Laser Therapy

Laser Therapy

Our laser therapy service is a cornerstone of post-surgical recovery and injury management. By reducing inflammation and promoting rapid healing, we aim to get your pet back on their feet as soon as possible. The gentle, non-invasive treatment ensures your pet's comfort and well-being throughout the recovery process.

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Simulation (tens)

TENS (Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation)

TENS therapy offers a drug-free pain relief option for pets recovering from surgery. By delivering mild electrical pulses, it aids in nerve stimulation and pain management, paving the way for a smoother recovery.

Physical Therapy On Dog's Leg

Manual Therapies

Our comprehensive manual therapy options, including massage, stretching, and passive range of motion exercises, are designed to maintain and improve mobility, muscle tone, and flexibility. These therapies are particularly beneficial during periods when your pet's activity needs to be restricted.

vet helping a dog with joint mobilization

Joint Mobilization

Joint issues can significantly impact your pet's quality of life. Our joint mobilization services focus on reducing pain and enhancing movement in affected joints, helping your pet move more freely and comfortably.

Dog Therapeutic Exercise

Therapeutic Exercises

Strengthening muscles, improving balance, and enhancing coordination are crucial for your pet's independence. Our therapeutic exercises are tailored to meet the specific needs of your pet, ensuring a focused and effective rehabilitation process.

vet with a dog wearing the help 'em up harness

The Help ‘Em Up Harness

The Help ‘Em Up harness is an assistive device for dogs with arthritis, hip dysplasia, muscle loss, or who are recovering from orthopedic surgery. In addition to giving dogs the necessary support for getting up and moving around more comfortably and easily, it also gives pet owners the means to help their pets at home. 

Client Education and Demonstration Videos

At CVNI, we believe in empowering pet owners with knowledge and skills to support their pet's recovery. Check out our demonstration videos for valuable insights into how you can actively participate in your pet's rehabilitation journey.

Get in Touch

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