Oncology

Are Veterinarians and Board Certified Specialists the same?

While both are veterinarians, a board certified specialist has undergone additional years of veterinary school and training to focus their area of expertise in one…

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Cancer in Pets

A cancer is a tissue mass characterized by persistent, excessive, and disorganized cell growth that is unresponsive to normal control mechanisms.  It is the unrestrained…

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Canine Lymphoma

Diagnosis and Treatment of Canine Lymphoma Lymphoma is a cancer of a specific white blood cell called the lymphocyte. Lymphocytes are the major cells found…

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Chemotherapy

What to Expect if my Pet Needs Chemotherapy During your first visit, the Oncology doctor will go over your pets specific chemotherapy plan. You will…

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Computed Tomography

Computed Tomography (CT), commonly referred to as a Cat Scan, uses x-rays and a computer to generate cross-sectional images of a region of interest.  CT…

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Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging

Veterinary diagnostic imaging allows us to non-invasively evaluate your pet and diagnose some medical conditions. Our diagnostic imaging department will work in conjunction with your…

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Feline Lymphoma

Diagnosis and Treatment of Feline Lymphoma Lymphoma is a cancer of a specific white blood cell called the lymphocyte.  Lymphocytes are the major cells found…

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

MRI is the most common diagnostic imaging tool used in both human and veterinary medicine to visualize the nervous system. It is the current gold…

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The Discharge Process

When Your Pet is Ready to Leave the Hospital: Please be prepared to spend up to one hour during the discharge process for your pet….

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Ultrasound

  Ultrasound uses sound waves and a computer to generate focused images of the body.  It does not use x-rays, a form of ionizing radiation,…

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What to Expect if My Pet Needs Chemotherapy

During your first visit, our oncologist will discuss your pet’s diagnosis and go over an individualized chemotherapy plan. You will receive a summary of the…

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