Sample Indicators

General Indications:

  • Decreased Endurance and Mobility
  • Decreased Coordination
  • Decreased Range of Motion and Flexibility
  • Decreased Strength
  • Abnormal Gait/Decreased Function
    (non-/partial weight bearing)
  • Contracture (prevention)
  • Depression
  • Inflammation
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Muscle Atrophy (disuse, neurogenic)
  • Muscle Guarding/Spasm
  • Pain (acute or chronic)
  • Scar Tissue (retard, breakdown)
  • Obesity

Orthopedic:

  • Arthritis
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD)
  • Geriatric Support Care
  • Hip and Elbow Dysplasia; conservative care
  • Osteochondritis
  • Patellar Luxation
  • Soft Tissue Injuries: Muscle, Tendon,
    Ligament issues
  • Spondylosis

Post-Operative Rehabilitation:

  • Amputation
  • Arthrodesis
  • Bicipital Tendon Release
  • Fracture Repair
  • Hip: Total Hip Replacement, TPO, FHO
  • Knee (Stifle): TPLO, TTA
  • Spinal Surgeries
  • Trauma

Neurological:

  • Back and Neck Pain
  • Balance and Vestibular Disorders
  • Degenerative Myelopathy (DM)
  • Fibrocartilagenous Embolism (FCE)
  • Hemilaminectomy and Laminectomy
  • Loss of Motor Control
  • Lumbosacral Disease
  • Decreased Proprioception
  • Decreased Voluntary Motor Function
  • Increased Tone
  • Paralysis
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury
  • Wobbler’s Disease

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