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SES now offering laser therapy

Lasers? For Horses? Yes, you read correctly! Laser therapy has been gaining popularity in small animal and equine medicine in recent years. The biochemical pathways that are activated by light allow for increased circulation and reduction of inflammation. In the equine patient, there are three major areas where laser is of great benefit:

  • Accelerate rehabilitation and healing of common lameness disorders (tendon and suspensory injuries, osteoarthritis, back disorders, wound healing)
  • Maintain Performance
  • Prevent occurrence or re-occurrence of injuries

In addition to the benefits for healing in our horses, laser therapy is

  • No stress
  • No side effects
  • Requires no sedation

The laser is useful for many common maladies where increased blood flow is of benefit.  These include:

• Arthritis
• Muscle, ligament and tendon injuries
• Joint injuries
• Sore back and loin
• Solar bruising
• Quarter crack
• Sprains and strains
• Ulcerations and open wounds
• Post surgical and soft tissue trauma

We are excited to offer this option for our patients. Request an appointment via our website or call!