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Orthopedic Manipulation

Approaching wellness from a different angle

Veterinary Orthopedic Manipulation (VOM) is a healing technique that locates an area of an animal’s nervous system that has fallen out of communication, and re-establishes neuronal communication, thus inducing healing.

If you’re looking for orthopedic care for your pet in the Sarasota, FL and Lakewood Ranch areas, contact us today to schedule your pet’s consultation!

Why are these adjustments important?

When the spine is misaligned, the nervous system does not function properly and can result in an impaired nervous function called subluxation. Left untreated, a subluxation can result in bone and joint displacement, spondylosis, or joint fusion.

How does VOM work?

Veterinary Orthopedic Manipulative technique employs the use of an activator, which serves as a graduated spinal accelerometer. It is a painless and safe procedure, which means your pet can be adjusted without sedation while standing, sitting, resisting or in muscle spasm.

What can VOM do for your pet?

VOM can treat many conditions, including acute and non-acute lameness, hip dysplasia-like syndromes, intervertebral disc disease, progressive myelopathy, urinary and fecal incontinence, Wobbler’s Disease, digestive disorders, agility dysfunction, endocrine disease and much more.

Sarasota Animal Medical Center

4822 Fruitville Rd,
Sarasota, FL 34232


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 2:00 pm