Routine Medical Care and
Yearly or semi-annual physical examinations by our highly trained doctors is
one of the best ways to keep your pet healthy and detect problems early.
Complete physical examinations are the foundation of any preventative health
program. Our veterinarians have
the expertise to diagnose and treat any disease/illness your pet may develop.
Vaccinations - For Dogs and Cats
- We strongly recommend a
physical examination of your pet prior to any vaccinations.
- Intestinal worm checks
- Heartworm blood checks
- Feline Leukemia and Feline
Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) blood tests for cats
- Complete blood counts
- Screening organ function
tests - for liver, kidney, pancreas, blood sugar, etc.
- Urinalysis testing
- Cytology of ears, tumors,
Surgery and Anesthesia
- The most up to date
anesthetic protocol available- the safest available for pets-isoflurane.
- Anesthesia tailored to the
individual pet's needs - the pet's age or disease may dictate a special
protocol for safety.
- Spaying and neutering of
- Orthopedic surgery
- We have full X-ray
- Video-endoscopic imaging of
the internal organs allows us to look inside the stomach, intestinal tract,
trachea and lungs without major surgery. We can remove foreign objects or take
biopsies to help diagnose chronic problems without major surgery. When
performing these procedures, we bring in a specialist to do this at our site.
- We perform dental scaling
and polishing (prophylaxis) for dogs and cats. To do this we utilize ultrasonic
scaling technology and a high speed polishing unit. In addition, during the
dental procedure, we evaluate the oral cavity for health and offer solutions
for diseased teeth and gums (gingivitis).
- We have the latest
technology in ultrasound equipment. This allows much greater diagnostic
capabilities on your pet. We can see into the abdomen and examine the kidneys,
liver, prostate or uterus. Ultrasound is the best way to evaluate the heart for
diseases, allowing optimal treatment. We can examine the eyes for tumors,
abscesses or retinal problems. Pregnancy examinations with ultrasound is the
safest and earliest method of detection. We utilize ultrasound to guide
biopsies of the internal organs or masses in the body. When performing these
procedures, we bring in a specialist to do this at our site.