Podiatry

Diagnoses and treatment of foot-related lameness

We offer consultation and advanced therapeutic shoeing with both glue-on and traditional shoes to treat hoof and lower limb problems such as laminitis, quarter cracks, hoof imbalances, underrun heels, angular limb deformities, navicular syndrome (podotrochlosis), and other dysfunctions.

Related Diagnostics and Treatments

Acupuncture

Acupuncture

We offer acupuncture as a complementary treatment modality for a variety of equine conditions. Prescribed treatments are neuroanatomically based with emphasis on generalized body soreness/stiffness, lameness, saddle fit discomfort, equine foot pain, equine...

Digital Radiography

Digital Radiography

Digital radiography allows instant visualization of x-rays. Results are read instantly, and radiographs can also be manipulated to provide optimal contrast and brightness. Digital radiography also allows electronic storage and transmission of images. BEMC is equipped...

Artemis Laser

Artemis Laser

The Artemis Non-Invasive Regenerative Therapy (NRT) laser is one of the most powerful therapy devices available for veterinary use and the only one that can treat with both NRT and RIM therapy. This distinguishes the Artemis from the many other cold laser therapies on...

Ultrasonography

Ultrasonography

Our clinicians use ultrasound extensively for reproductive work and to diagnose a variety of injuries and conditions. Our team has received specialized training in both performing ultrasounds and interpreting results. Ultrasound allows us to look at different internal...

Shock Wave

Shock Wave

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy uses short but intense energy waves to treat a variety of conditions in horses. Research and anecdotal results support its use for suspensory ligament desmitis, chronic muscle soreness (back pain) and fibrosis, tendonitis,...

Lameness Locator

The Lameness Locator by Equinosis allows for the highly sensitive detection of movement abnormalities and subtle lameness. It consists of three wireless gyrometers (movement sensors) that attach to the horse’s poll area, pelvis, and right fore pastern. These sensors...