Internal Medicine

Cardiology:

  • Ultrasonography- Evaluation of Chronic Valve and Heart Muscle Disease
  • Rapid Screening Evaluations for heart disease, heart-based tumors, and Pleural fluid (fluid around the lungs)
  • Electrocardiography-Real time in-house evaluation and Stat remote cardiologist consultation available
  • Blood Pressure Measurement
  • Digital Chest X-ray
  • Ultrasound-assisted removal of pericardial (around the heart) or plural (around the lungs) fluid
  • Laboratory assessment of cardiac enzymes (feline) and therapeutic drug levels
  • In hospital pharmacy cardiac medications
  • Oxygen therapy for critical patients
  • Close working relationship with local cardiologists

Gastroenterology:

  • Rapid In-house laboratory tests
  • Abdominal Ultrasound of the liver, bowel, pancreas, lymph nodes, and stomach including assisted aspirate and biopsy.
  • Digital X-ray, barium and negative contrast studies.
  • Laboratory assessment of blood values, GI-specific function tests, advanced laboratory detection of infectious agents (PCR)
  • Surgical diagnosis (biopsy) and treatment (tumor and foreign body removal)
  • Feeding tube placement for nutritional support
  • Extensive therapeutic diet selection
  • In-house pharmacy GI medications
  • Probiotic supplements
  • Routine Parasite prevention and monitoring

Urology and Reproduction:

  • Abdominal Ultrasound of the kidneys, bladder, ovaries, uterus, prostate, testicles, lymph nodes, and reproductive organs, including guided aspirates and biopsies
  • Digital X-ray including positive and negative contrast studies
  • Pregnancy Exams
  • Medical, Surgical, and Nutritional management of bladder stones
  • Medical and Surgical Management of bladder tumors
  • Artificial and Surgical Insemination
  • Semen evaluation and shipping (Dr. Bollenbeck)
  • Fertility Assessment
  • Incontinence Treatment
  • OFA evaluations (hips, elbows, thyroid)

Dermatology:

  • Cytology and Skin Scraping (Mites)
  • Fungal and Bacterial Cultures
  • Woods Lamp Screening for Ringworm
  • Allergy Testing
  • Skin biopsies
  • Laboratory evaluation of related systems (endocrine, immune)
  • Extensive hypoallergenic diet selection

Endocrinology and Hematology:

  • Abdominal Ultrasound of the adrenals, spleen, lymph nodes and ovaries
  • Bone Marrow Evaluation
  • Laboratory evaluation–Blood Cell evaluation, Thyroid function panels, ACTH and Suppression tests for Cushing’s Disease
  • Oral, transdermal and surgical management of thyroid tumors in cats.
  • Routine Screening of all senior dogs for splenic tumors.
  • Surgical removal of the spleen for dogs with splenic tumors.
  • Regular screening and preventive measures for flea and mosquito-borne illness

Ophthalmology and Otology:

  • Tonopen Glaucoma Screening
  • Schirmer Tear Testing
  • Fluorescein Test for Corneal Ulcers
  • Magnification for thorough corneal, lid, and interior eye evaluation
  • Blocked Tear duct flushing
  • Surgical correction of entropion, ectropion, and 3rd eyelid conditions
  • Otoscopic deep ear canal diagnosis and treatment for dogs and cats with chronic ear disease
  • Rapid in-house evaluation of ear cytology
  • User-friendly ear medication
  • Lateral ear canal resection and ablation