Lameness and Sport Horse Medicine

We offer comprehensive lameness examinations and aim to provide a timely and accurate diagnosis.

Diagnostics

  • Extensive physical and dynamic examination of your horse
  • Digital radiography
  • Digital ultrasound
  • Joint and nerve blocks

Treatment and Recovery

  • Shockwave therapy/ESWT (extracorporeal shock wave therapy)
  • Therapeutic joint injections – HA (hyaluronic acid), corticosteroids, joint lubricant (polyacrylamide hydrogel)
  • Systemic treatments – nutraceuticals/ joint supplements, intramuscular PSGAGs (polysulfated glycosaminoglycans)
  • Cryotherapy – liquid nitrogen
  • Personalized rehabilitation plan

Competition support

  • Coggins testing and Health Papers
  • Microchip placement for FEI competition
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