Equine Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber

Equine Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber

Look what the Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber can DO!

We are proud to offer Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as a life saving measure for our patients. I am sure you like many are wondering, how does it work? When would I use it? What are the benefits?

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

HBOT aids healing in the following ways:

  1. Stimulates growth of new blood vessels in bone and soft tissue
  2. Decreases swelling and inflamation
  3. Increases levels of white blood cells to kill bacteria in infected tissues
  4. Anaerobic bacteria are killed directly by the high level of oxygen reaching the infected tissues

HBOT can be used to treat the following:

  • EIPH or Bleeders
  • Breeding – helps uterus return to normal size, dummy foals improve with increased blood flow to brain
  • Anemia or blood loss
  • Bone Infection
  • Wounds and Trauma
  • Laminitis
  • Post-surgical patients- decreases recovery time
  • Increases oxygen intake levels
  • Surgical site incision infections

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