“Our philosophy of innovation remains at the centre of everything we do. Our core mission is to improve the health, performance, and wellbeing of equine patients through technological innovation, intensive R & D and global partner alliances in the veterinary industry leading to better patient outcomes and client enjoyment of the animals we love.”
Arthramid Vet Since 2012
One thing we are most proud of is our dedicated management team. Dr’s Jason Lowe and Leigh de Clifford can be found continually researching, attending international conferences and working with global partners to find out about new products and innovations. They are also highly experienced equine veterinarians, working daily with owners, trainers, and top-level competitors and their horses. The amount of research and testing carried out by our team each year is necessary to achieve our goals. Every Inovative Medical Solutions (IMS) product is the result of extensive research. Whether it’s a high-performance supplement or an innovative treatment for osteoarthritis our team understands the need to for our equine companions to get the very best veterinary science can offer.
Dr Jason Lowe
MBA, BVSc, Cert EP
A keen interest in business led to completing an MBA at Waikato University whilst working as an equine veterinarian. Establishing IMS Vet to distribute niche products for equine vets.
Dr Leigh de Clifford
BVSc Cert AVP PGDipVPS MVSc
Born and raised in rural Australia, Leigh grew up around racing, rodeo and camp drafting. Leigh is now a shareholder and senior equine clinician at Matamata Veterinary Services, New Zealand.
Comments From Clinical Practice
Arthramid Vet enables me to effectively manage joints that have mild, moderate or severe osteoarthritic changes for a prolonged period of time with very little chance of having an adverse reaction, even in those patients with other disease processes occurring concurrently. This provides piece of mind for the owner and myself. It also works out to be financially viable in the long-term. Arthramid has been a great option for horse owners of all levels to provide effective osteoarthritis…(read full)
I have been using Arthramid Vet for 4 years treating TB’s, SB’s and equestrian horses. 90% of my work is lameness identification and treatment. I have injected over 600 joints with Arthramid Vet and have experienced no side effects. I have used all of the alternative joint treatments over the last 50 years and consider Arthramid Vet (in conjunction with triamcinolone in an overall treatment strategy) superior to all other treatments. 85% of my TB lameness localises to the intercarpal joint. (read full)
I was one of the first vets to use Arthramid worldwide and have now used Arthramid for over 10 years in our clinic. We have injected over a thousand horses and have found it to be very safe. It has been a major game-changer in the way we treat OA in our patients. We have fantastic results with really frustrating cases and are still working on new indications and treatment schemes for the product. We are also looking into the ongoing research, especially around the Mode of Action. (read full)
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