Laser Therapy for your pet

Preston Animal Clinic is proud to offer laser therapy to help aid in the health, wellbeing and recovery of pets.  Laser therapy itself is non-surgical and can be an effective treatment for several conditions or may be used post-surgical to aid in recovery.

Clinical applications for laser therapy have been well documented over the past 30 years.  Over two thousand studies worldwide involving laser therapy including over 100 double-blind studies have been published.

PetMD.com states that laser therapy for pets can assist with osteoarthritis, intervertebral disc disease, lick granuloma, cellulitis and more.  https://www.petmd.com/dog/care/laser-therapy-dogs

  • Healing from surgery
  • Speeding healing from an infection
  • Wound healing
  • Nerve function and regeneration improvement
  • Metabolism increases for certain tissues
  • Reduction in scar tissue formation
  • Immunoregulation

Specific applications which may prove good candidates for laser therapy:

Head

  • Rhinitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Otitis
  • Hematomas

Mouth

  • Extractions
  • Gingivitis
  • Periodontis
  • Stomatitis (Cats)

Forelimb

  • Acral Lick Granulomas
  • Pododermatitis
  • Arthritis
  • Fractures
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Trauma
  • EGC
  • Snake Bits
  • Bug Bites

Cervical (Neck)

  • Infections
  • Tracheobronchitis
  • IVDD

Back

  • Arthritis
  • IVDD

Hip

  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Chronic Pain
  • Lameness

Internal

  • Cystitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Asthma (Feline)

Thoracic Limb (Upper Leg)

  • Bicipital Bursitis
  • Bicipital Tendonitis
  • Infra-Supraspinatus Tendonitis

Dermatology

  • Dermatomyositis
  • Pyotraumatic Dermatitis
  • Post-surgical Incisions
  • Infected and Chronic Wounds

Perineum/Tail

  • Anal Sacculitis
  • Trauma
  • Tail Fractures

Stifle (Joint)

  • Post-Surgical
  • Arthritis
  • Tenonitis
  • Non-Surgical/Partial ACL

Tarsus/Carpus (Ankle/Wrist)

  • Lick Granulomas
  • Calcaneal Tendon Tear/Trauma
  • Neuropathy

Call us at Preston Animal Clinic today and set up an appointment to discuss if this treatment may be a good option for the needs of your pet.