Belle Meade Animal Hospital provides Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation for your pet
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is a treatment used in rehabilitation to help treat pain. The TENS unit produces a mild tingling sensation on the patient. This treatment is using sensory stimulation to treat pain. It is commonly used after surgery and for muscle pain.
Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) is a treatment used to help stimulate nerves and muscles, especially after neurological trauma and surgeries. It can also be used in patients with paralysis. It can also be used to target specific muscle groups and help strengthen them.