Dr. Jeff is a certified veterinary acupuncturist (CVA). If your pet is suffering from a long-term, debilitating illness such as arthritis or chronic kidney disease, or is experiencing short-term pain from an injury, acupuncture may the right course of treatment. Acupuncture has also been used to help treat allergies, asthma, skin problems and digestive problems in pets.
According to the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS), acupuncture is one of the safest forms of medical treatment for animals when it is administered by a properly trained veterinarian. Acupuncture uses needles to stimulate specific points on the body that promote healing. It is an effective, non-invasive therapy that can be used to treat many types of chronic, painful or non-responsive diseases or injuries.
“Beau doesn’t appear to be in pain anymore and I attribute that to Dr. Jeff’s acupuncture treatments.” – Shirley, about her dog Beau