NOTE: As of 14 September 2015, PHCR-South has transitioned to the Regional Health Command - Central (Provisional). The information here is provided as a courtesy and may not be up-to-date.
The Surgery and Rehabilitation Section provides comprehensive surgical, dental and rehabilitative services to working dogs. It performs about 70 surgical and 30 dental procedures and manages approximately 10 rehabilitation cases per month. Personnel include two surgeons and seven technicians.
The section has a large range of surgical, rehab/conditioning, and imaging equipment (C-arm fluoroscope) allowing for minimally-invasive procedures; orthopedic procedures (fractures and joint surgery), neurosurgery, abdominal and thoracic procedures; root canals; and extensive physical therapy regimens.