Post-Surgical Massage and Edema Management for Veterinary Professionals. This workshop is intended for veterinarians, veterinary technicians, canine physical therapists, canine rehab technicians, and certified canine massage therapists.
A TPLO (tibial plateau leveling osteotomy) is a surgery that we perform on dogs who have torn their cranial cruciate ligament. The surgery changes the mechanics and dynamics of the dogs knee so that the torn ligament no longer affects the stability of the knee.
The Road from Dog ACL Injury to Recovery: Step by Step
Two weeks after having surgery for a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and removal of a damaged meniscus, my dog’s stitches were removed today. Indeed, the road from dog ACL injury to recovery has been a long and interesting journey.
Cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) injuries are all too common in dogs today. Find out what's behind the breakdown in these all-important knee joint ligaments. // Thank goodness our vet has the machine for Laser Therapy ---