Lameness Evaluations

Helping keep your horse sound

Whether it is a visible lameness or a change in your horse’s overall activity level, we can help. Not only do our doctors have advanced training in evaluating and treating lameness issues, but our hospital also has state-of-the-art facilities and diagnostic equipment to help them get to the root of the problem.

Highlights of this service include:

  • Covered equine performance arena with different surfaces to evaluate lameness and performance on, including arena footing
  • Advanced diagnostic capabilities such as digital radiography, MRI, nuclear scintigraphy and ultrasound
  • Lameness evaluation
  • Poor performance evaluations looking at causes other than just lameness such as muscle injury and respiratory problems
  • Podiatry recommendations/consultations
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Joint therapies, including traditional and regenerative therapies
  • Rehabilitation recommendations/consultations
  • Pre-purchase exams

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