Lakeside Animal Hospital is home to some of the best diagnostic tools around. If you are concerned with your pets health, call us for your appointment and see the level of care we offer our patients. At Lakeside Animal Hospital in Richmond, we offer the following services:
- Radiology and Ultrasound. X-rays are extremely important and helpful in the diagnosis of many medical conditions and diseases such as tumors, foreign bodies (lodged in the stomach or the intestine), heart and lung disease, gastrointestinal problems and bladder stones.
- Endoscopy. This device is used to look at the upper and lower gastrointestinal tracts. With an endoscope, our veterinarians can look at the esophagus, stomach, and some areas of the intestine.
- Diagnostic Laboratory. Lakeside Animal Hospital conducts diagnostic analysis of animal specimens to identify diseases. These specimens range from a blood sample or piece of tissue. Our pathologists work to fulfill our mission: To provide accurate, timely diagnosis of animal disease. Our diagnostic laboratory is capable of processing many different diagnostic tests such as including complete blood counts (CBC); blood chemistry panels; parasite testing to detect the presence of heartworms, roundworms and other internal parasites; bacterial and fungal cultures, and viral screens.