It is difficult to see your pet in pain or suffering and not know what’s wrong. Our team provides state of the art in house diagnostics to help us learn what’s wrong and provide an accurate diagnosis. A quicker diagnosis leads to quicker treatment! We do diagnostic testing both in-house so we can provide results quickly and accurately.
A radiograph (X-ray) is a type of photograph that looks inside the body and reveals information that may not be discernible from the outside. Radiography can be used to evaluate your pet’s internal organs like the heart, lungs, and abdominal organs, as well as bones. When it comes to accurately diagnose your pet, radiology can be an extremely valuable tool in our diagnostic arsenal.
Digital X-rays are routinely used to diagnose and examine broken bones, obstructions, arthritis, masses, and tumors. We use digital X-rays to also confirm pregnancies or detect ingested objects.
Diagnostic cytology is the study of cells to diagnose disease. We use cytology to diagnose various diseases and infections. With our in-house laboratory, we’re able to take and process samples quickly and accurately.
Ultrasonography is a diagnostic method that employs ultrasound waves to generate an imaging study. This implies that when we use ultrasonography, we may view internal images of the patient’s body. Ultrasounds are a completely painless, non-invasive technique for diagnosing and analyzing a variety of ailments. Ultrasonic imaging can also be used to look at the structure of internal organs and the condition, size, shape, texture, and blood supply of various areas.