Animal Medical Center featured on Animal Planet’s “The Zoo.” The storyline includes CT scanning of Bronx Zoo penguins.
“It’s actually waking up the body to its own healing mechanisms to bring other cells to the area to help the tissue to heal,” Leilani Alvarez, director of integrative and rehabilitative medicine at New York’s Animal Medical Center, explained of stem-cell therapy.
The question is asked: “How bad is it to let your pet bird fly around the house?”
Yep, healthy choppers matter for your animals. “The consequences of dental disease left untreated in pets can go way beyond bad breath,” says Dan Carmichael, DVM, a board-certified veterinary dentist at the Animal Medical Center in New York City.
Rehabilitation and other therapies didn’t work. So Dr. Leilani Alvarez, director of integrative and rehabilitative medicine at New York’s Animal Medical Center, suggested stem cell therapy.