Dr. Erika Sullenberger, Animal Rehabilitation Center of Santa Cruz

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Dr. Erika Sullenberger, Animal Rehabilitation Center of Santa Cruz

Dr. Erika Sullenberger operates the Animal Rehabilitation Center of Santa Cruz (ARC). ARC is dedicated to working closely with and supporting referral veterinarians and the local veterinary community.  These services are intended to aid in offering alternative and additional modalities to strengthen the lives of your patients.

ARC is a referral-based specialty practice specializing in small animal physical rehabilitation and fitness.  These conditions include retraining orthopedic and neurologic dysfunction, post-operative rehabilitation, alternative methods of pain control, and restoring the quality of life in geriatric and obese pets.

Services include:

• Hydrotherapy/Aquatic Exercise
• Gait Training & Re-training
• Joint Mobilization
• Soft Tissue Massage
• Laser Therapy
• Acupuncture
• Electrical Stimulation
• Range of Motion/Stretching
• Adaptive Mobility Devices & Training
• Videotape Analysis

Dr. Sullenberger obtained certification as a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist (CCRT) at The Canine Rehabilitation Institute in 2016. Working with Dr. Sullenberger are two registered technicians,  one is trained in small animal chiropractics and the other is obtaining a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Assistant certification this year.  Dr. Cori Phinn received her veterinary acupuncture training under the auspices of the Colorado Veterinary Medical Association and will be offering acupuncture services through ARC.  ARC will also collaborate with local rehabilitation veterinarians and physical therapists.

ARC of Santa Cruz is an establishment that will contribute to providing our community optimal, well-rounded veterinary care.  Dr. Sullenberger is excited to be entering a new avenue of veterinary medicine where her goal is to return your patients to a more active and healthy lifestyle.

Call ARC at (831) 475-0432 to schedule a consultation.