Darryl L. Millis, MS, DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR, CCRP

Dr. Millis is a graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University. He is an associate professor of orthopedic surgery at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine and is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. His research interests include physical rehabilitation, treatment of osteoarthritis, and methods to enhance bone healing.

Articles

Current concepts in the management of osteoarthritis (Sponsored by Iams)

Medical treatment of osteoarthritis is multifaceted and includes physical modalities, controlled exercise, weight reduction, slow-acting disease-modifying osteoarthritic agents, alteration of the environment, and anti-inflammatory medications.

Dasuquin's efficacy may be similar to that of NSAIDs in dogs (Sponsored by Nutramax Laboratories)

Owners and veterinarians often seek additional therapies for dogs with osteoarthritis that are safe and effective.

Physical rehabilitation: Improving the outcome in dogs with orthopedic problems

After an orthopedic procedure, it is common to have a convalescent period of weeks to months before recovery is attained. Physical rehabilitation may help patients achieve maximum recovery. Physical therapy is also valuable for easing chronic pain in pets.