Patient of the Week
for the week of April 8th – 12th, 2013
With 221 votes, Harley, wins Patient of the Week !
Harley is a Golden Retriever mix, from Paws in Prison. He suffered from suprascapular muscle atrophy on right. Dr. Hale at Briarwood Animal Hospital referred to Dr. Dew for surgery. Dr. Dew performed a Fragmented coronoid process. The prognosis is Good for healing, improved function and decreased progression of degenerative joint disease (arthritis). Nursing care, physical therapy, exercise restriction and the use of Glycoflex will play critical roles in an uncomplicated recovery and optimization of long term function.
Way to go Harley, You did it !