Therapeutic Modalities

Sometimes therapeutic equipment can help enhance and speed recovery. In this case Fitter Critters offers several state-of-the-art modalities. These include:

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Laser

Class 3B cold laser for rehab uses light to enhance oxygen use, thereby speeding tissue healing at a cellular level.

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NMES

(Neuromuscular Electrical Nerve Stimulation)

uses electrical current to stimulate muscle contraction and is helpful to reduce muscle loss (atrophy)

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Ultrasound

uses sound waves to penetrate into deeper tissues and speed deep tissue healing with heat.

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TENS

(Trans-dermal Electrical Nerve Stimulator)

uses low level electric current to reduce pain following surgery and can be especially beneficial for pain associated with low back problems.