Equine Sports Medicine
Sports Medicine for your Horse
Horses are talented athletes who, with their owners, engage in many disciplines. The desire of riders to be successful competitors has made the soundness and integrity of their horses of paramount importance. To this end, we offer an extensive lameness exam to identify and solve the issues that arise with a horse’s soundness. In addition, we offer a variety of therapies to treat lameness issues and to keep your horse competition-ready.
Recommended Therapies may include:
Adequan & Legend
Joint Injections with a variety of medications including hyaluronic acid, corticosteroids.
Stem Cell Injection
Musculo-Skeletal Surgeries such as check ligament desmotomy, OCD lesions, tendon splitting, periostial stripping, tenectomys, and arthroscopic techniques
Lameness Exams may include:
Thorough Hands-on Exam
Gait Analysis at multiple gaits
Joint Flexion Tests
Diagnostic Nerve and Joint Blocks