integrative medicine, rehabilitation

Integrative & Rehabilitative Medicine

Treating Pets with Acupuncture

May 24, 2010

What is acupuncture? Developed in China over 3,000 years ago, acupuncture uses small needles inserted into specific points on the body to achieve a desired healing effect. This technique has been used in both human and veterinary patients to treat existing conditions and also to prevent new problems from arising. According to Chinese medical philosophy, … Continue reading Treating Pets with Acupuncture

Holistic Rehabilitation Therapies for Pets

April 14, 2009

As the acceptance and demand for holistic therapies in humans increases, many pet owners are seeking similar therapies for their pets as well. As a result of this increased demand, the American Veterinary Medical Association has established guidelines for veterinary acupuncture, chiropractic, homeopathic and holistic treatment. The Tina Santi Flaherty Rehabilitation and Fitness Service at … Continue reading Holistic Rehabilitation Therapies for Pets