When: Sept. 19 & 20
Location: National Hispanic Cultural Center
An open house to discuss enhancing the human-animal bond through improved mobility, multimodal pain management and conditioning.
Veterinary Rehabilitation is fast becoming the standard of care for a variety of conditions in veterinary medicine including osteoarthritis, degenerative joint disease, neurologic conditions, pre and post operative surgeries, strains/sprains, obesity and conditioning. A thorough 1-1 1/2 hour evaluation will be done by the veterinarian encompassing the history, gait analysis, strength testing, neurologic exam, flexibility, joint range of motion, and trigger point evaluation. The treatment plan will be developed, implemented and the patient’s progress monitored by Dr. McKelvey.
Underwater treadmill hydrotherapy
Class IV laser therapy
Neuromuscular electrical stimulation
Balance & strengthening exercises
Home Exercise Plan
In home euthanasia
Sue McKelvey, DVM, CVA, CCRT
Dr. McKelvey graduated from Colorado State University Veterinary School in 1997 and has had the privilege of working in the Santa Fe, NM area for 15 years as a small animal veterinarian. She began developing her skills in the healing aspects of veterinary medicine through the certification process in Veterinary Acupuncture from the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society in 2009. Her passion for integrative veterinary rehabilitation increased while getting certified as a Canine Veterinary Rehabilitation Therapist through the Canine Rehabilitation Institute (CRI). She looks forward to working closely with clients, their pets and referring veterinarians.