Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Service

The Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Service at CityU VMC aims to deliver pertinency rehabilitative care to every patient. We strive to provide a personalised and comprehensive treatment plan to restore function, improve mobility and enhance our patient’s overall quality of life. Our expert team, consisting of skilled veterinarian and veterinary nurses, is trained in advanced pain management techniques and rehabilitation therapies, aiming to restore function, improve mobility, and enhance our patients’ overall quality of life.

Our service extends support to a broad spectrum of conditions, including:

  • Acute and chronic pain
  • Post orthopaedic or neurological surgery
  • Degenerative or non-operative disorders (Degenerative myelopathy, fibrocartilaginous embolism, Osteoarthritis, etc.)
  • Peripheral nerve injury
  • Conservative treatments for musculoskeletal or neurological disorders (Hip/Elbow dysplasia, Cruciate ligament injuries, DLSS, IVDD…etc.)
  • Mobility issue
  • Weight management
  • Sports injuries

Our state-of-the-art service facilities and therapies include:

  • Underwater Treadmill
  • Acupuncture
  • Photobiomodulation (Class III and IV Laser)
  • Therapeutic Ultrasound
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave
  • Magnetic Field Therapy
  • Electrical Stimulator
  • Manual Therapy (Massage, Joint Mobilization)
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Carts, Orthotics and Assistive Devices Consultation
  • Multimodal pain management
  • Fitness and Conditioning
  • Home Exercise Program

What can you expect?

Upon your initial consultation with our team, you’ll undergo a thorough evaluation to assess your pet’s specific needs and challenges. This comprehensive assessment allows us to develop a customised rehabilitation plan tailored to your pet’s unique conditions. We emphasise collaborative care and will discuss various management options with you to set up a treatment schedule that meets your pet’s requirements and availability.

At CityU VMC, we believe in a holistic approach to rehabilitation, working closely with primary care veterinarians and specialists to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients. Our goal is to support our patients and their families through every step of the recovery process, providing education, guidance, and the highest quality of care.

Rehabilitation Veterinarian