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Animal Biomechanical Medicine

Animal Biomechanical Medicine combines chiropractic, osteopathic and rehabilitation assessment and treatments to primarily improve outcomes in musculoskeletal disorders. It utilises a gentle approach to manual medicine and is applicable for pets young and old. The three aspects of ABM - Chiropractic, Osteopathy and Rehabilitation - have a syngergistic effect on the health of dogs and cats.

Animal Biomechanical Medicine should be considered in the following conditions:

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Intervertabral disc disease( IVDD dogs)         Hip Dysplasia                          

 

Elbow Dysplasia

                          

Dog Patella Luxation                           Degenerative Myelopathy     

 

Medial Shoulder Instability         

 

Osteoarthritis                               Cervical Vertabral Instability 

 

Iliopsoas Strain                             Pain

Some of the studies which look at the benefits of Animal Biomechanical Medicine are outlined below:

Osteopathic manipulative treatment for low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials John C Licciardone et al

Effects of orthopaedic manual therapy in knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Shahnawaz Anwer et al

The Efficacy of Manual Therapy for Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis Ariel Desjardins-Charbonneau, PT, MSc

Manipulation and mobilization for treating chronic low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis D.Coulter PhD et al