Different Types of Internal Medicine for Pets
Internal medicine involves the prevention, diagnosis, management, and treatment of diseases that can affect many different systems in your pet’s body.
Regular wellness care can often prevent many diseases that our pets’ are susceptible to contracting. Even with the best care, some diseases cannot be prevented and can become painful or life-threatening if not correctly diagnosed and treated.
Diagnosis can be difficult for veterinarians; our pets cannot tell us where they hurt or what feels wrong. This is where the best possible equipment and the highly trained experts at Cleveland Park East Animal Hospital are able to offer you the best medical care for your pet.
Although veterinary internal medicine is complex, we can often treat and manage even the most difficult cases. Careful treatment and/or management can give your pet many years of happy, healthy life even in the face of serious diagnosis.
The veterinarians at Cleveland Park East Animal Hospital are experienced, skilled professionals in the treatment of these systems and diseases in your pet:
- Heart and vascular system
- Respiratory tract conditions
- Diagnosis and treatment of diabetes
- Glandular and hormonal issues
- Digestive difficulties
- Conditions affecting the blood
- Infectious diseases
- Nervous system disorders
- Bones, muscles, joints, and ligaments
- Cancer diagnosis and treatment
- Pain management
The staff and veterinarians at Cleveland Park East Animal Hospital understand that a serious diagnosis can be frightening and overwhelming. We will make sure that you understand the diagnosis and necessary treatment for your pet. Our staff will work with you to determine a treatment program that you and your pet can live with, to return your pet to good health.
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