Digital Radiology & Imaging Promotes Early Pet Disease Detection
Heart of Chelsea and Lower East Side Animal Hospitals host the latest in veterinary diagnostic tools to provide your pet with the best possible health care. Early detection of pet illness combined with rapid and accurate diagnosis provides your pet the greatest treatment options and helps to ensure the best possible outcome for your pet’s illness.
Our digital equipment boasts the most advanced diagnostic imaging technology available. Digital radiography is safe, non-invasive, and invaluable as a diagnostic tool. This system allows us to work quickly and efficiently, resulting in less stress to your pet. There are many advantages to digital radiography including:
- The image is produced almost instantaneously
- Produces clear, high-resolution images
- The image can be manipulated for enhanced viewing
- Uses less radiation than a standard pet X-ray
- The image can be easily shared on CD or via email
Heart of Chelsea and Lower East Side Animal Hospitals are proud to offer in-house ultrasonography services. Pet ultrasounds give our veterinary staff moving images of the body’s internal structures, such as bones and vital organs. It promotes the detection of abnormalities that may not be palpable during the physical exam. This includes tumors or enlarged organs, heart conditions, lung disease, and bladder and kidney stones. The images are captured digitally and are easily enhanced and shared.
In the event your pet has an illness, our experienced veterinarians will create an individualized treatment plan for your pet, which may include more frequent scans to monitor disease progression.
We are proud to offer your pet the latest in diagnostic digital imaging. Please contact us to schedule an appointment. We are available to answer any questions or concerns you may have regarding your pet’s health.