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Veterinary Health Center

Equine Performance Medicine

Dylan Lutter - Equine Performance Medicine
















What you get from the Equine Performance Medicine Service: 

  • Gold standard care from board-certified clinicians
  • Cutting edge treatment options based on the most recent scientific evidence 
  • Customized rehabilitation plans 
  • Lameness diagnosis, advanced imaging, physical therapy, chiropractic treatments and regenerative medicine all under one roof! 

To schedule an appointment please call 785-532-5700. Barn visits are available for certain instances.



Exam & Diagnostics
  • Lameness localization
    • Lameness Locator 
  • Axial skeleton biomechanical evaluation
    • Spine and Pelvis
  • Dynamic functional evaluation
    • Performance assessment of the horse’s movement
Diagnostic Imaging
  • Digital Radiography 
  • Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy
  • Nuclear Scintigraphy -VHC
  • Computed Tomography (CT) – VHC
  • High Field MRI – VHC
Treatment & Aftercare
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Medical Therapeutics
  • Individualized Rehabilitation Plans
    • Therapeutic exercise
    • Core strengthening
    • Balance and proprioception
    • Mobilization and stretching
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Equine chiropractic

Support Services 

Patients seen by the Performance Medicine Service have access to the board-certified clinicians on the specialty services of the VHC for consultation and treatment.

Equine clinicians Dr. Warren Beard, Dr. Elizabeth Santschi and Dr. Dylan Lutter provide services in the Equine Performance Testing Center.  

Equine Performance Testing Center 

Equine Performance Testing Center

Our Equine Performance Testing Center features a climate-controlled treatment and farrier areas with in-house imaging and a consultation room that overlooks our fully enclosed performance evaluation area.

Performance Medicine Veterinarians 

 Dr. Dylan LutterDylan Lutter
Clinical Assistant Professor


House OfficersVeterinary Nurses
AvellarHaileigh Avellar
 Jami MaikeJami Maike
Veterinary Assistant
Pearce SloanPearce Sloan 
 Bryon NelsonBryon Nelson
Veterinary Nurse
   Ashley VanMeterAshley VanMeter
Veterinary Nursing Supervisor
Front Desk Staff
Barb SelfBarb Self
Client Services Assistant
Christian AndersonChristian Anderson
Client Services Assistant