The doctors at Newport Hills Animal Hospital have been using ultrasonography for 20 years. We use a General Electric Logic 5, one of the best available to veterinarians. Sedation is not necessary for routine examinations.
To examine internal organs for any abnormalities in structure or function without surgery.
- To observe the heart, liver, spleen, and other organs in real time.
- During pregnancy, to evaluate the fetus for normal development and gestational age.
- To evaluate blood flow through specific vessels, usually with the aid of a Doppler transducer.
- Early cancer detection and more.
Ultrasonography is one of the most valuable diagnostic tools available to a veterinarian.
This is a painless, safe procedure for your pet. The visuals created from this procedure are extraordinary and helpful in the diagnosis of many different ailments.