Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examinations. Thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best:
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services: Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.
Surgical Services: Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures. Blood pressure, capnography (carbon dioxide), temperature, heart rate, respiratory rate, and pulse oximetry are all measured/monitored during general anesthetic surgical procedures performed on your pet.
Ophthalmology: We provide ophthalmological exams, treatment, and surgery. We also have access to referral to board certified ophthalmologists should the need arise for our patients.
Anesthesia: We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs including heart rate, respiration, temperature, carbon dioxide level, and pulse oximetry are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.
Laboratory: Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.
Canine Reproduction: We are able to assist in ovulation timing, artificial insemination, collection and shipping of chilled semen, and infertility evaluations. Frozen semen collection and storage is also available.
Ultrasonography: We off in house ultrasonography to help evaluate potential diseases with minimal invasiveness. All abdominal ultrasounds are reviewed by a board certified radiologist.
Radiology Services: Our on-site, modern X-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the quick diagnosis of many disorders.
Electrocardiography Services: We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.
Dentistry: Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery. We employ the use of intraoral dental radiography to better evaluate your pets mouth. This allows us to formulate detailed treatment plans to improve the oral health of your pet.
Permanent identification: We offer microchip identification.
Pharmacy: We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.
Online Store: We have an online store available. This allows prescription refills, medications, and products such as kennels, toys, leashes, that may not be carried at our hospital to be available to you. Please follow this link: eastcentralvet.vetsfirstchoice.com/
Individualized Flea Control Programs: We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.
Dietary Counseling: We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.
Bathing: Routine and therapeutic bathing services are available.
Emergency Care: Please call our main telephone number for instructions for after-hour emergencies..