Effective Pain Management Solutions for Bloomington and Ellettsville IN Dogs & Cats
Ensuring the comfort and happiness of patients is very important to the veterinarians at Arlington Heights Veterinary Hospital. Following surgery, injury, or when treating conditions such as arthritis, effective pain management is a major part of helping pets recover. Our practice offers a number of solutions for dealing with pain in companion animals.
Managing Pain After Veterinary Surgery
To ensure your pet recovers fully from a surgical procedure, our veterinarians keep a variety of pain management options on hand. These include prescription pain medications as well as topical anesthetics and other healing aids. We always make sure to take measures most appropriate to your pet's situation, based on his or her individual needs and level of pain.
General Pain Management in Pets
If your pet's pain is not the result of surgery and is instead caused by a condition such as arthritis or bone damage due to osteoporosis, our staff will provide the treatment necessary to keep pain minimized for these patients too.
In addition to prescription medications, our practice offers clients the option of Companion pet laser therapy. This therapeutic laser system has been clinically proven to ease the inflammation and joint pain associated with canine and feline arthritis. Laser therapy treatments also can be very helpful in restoring mobility to stiff and painful limbs and is common when treating senior pets with mobility issues.
We keep a variety of tools at our disposal so that we can find the pain management option best suited to your animal companion's needs. Call us with any questions or concerns you may have regarding pain management.