Atlantic Veterinary Hospital offers wellness exams to prevent and detect disease. Wellness exam frequency depends on the life stage/age of your pet. Our veterinarians will determine how often your pet needs to be seen in order to maintain optimal health.
Our wide range of wellness services includes:
· Physical exams
· Education on breed/pet specific health risks
· Blood screening
· Heartworm, flea and tick prevention
· Fecal exam
We perform a wide arrange of surgical procedures, from routine spaying and neutering to more complex procedures. We are committed to providing your pet with the most current surgical and anesthetic practices. Our staff focuses on each patient’s individual care by providing the safest anesthetic protocols, multimodal pain management and the best surgical technique for your pet.
The doctors and staff at Atlantic Veterinary Hospital understand that the decision to undergo surgery is never easy. We recognize that, when a pet needs surgery performed, owners appreciate understanding why the procedure is necessary and what it entails. Our team takes the time to educate our clients, so you can feel assured you are making the best choice for your pet’s health.
When your pet is ready to go home, we will provide verbal and written discharge instructions explaining postoperative care and medications to be continued, and we will take the time to answer all of your questions. In the event any questions should arise during your pet’s post-operative recovery, we are just a phone call away.
Our wide range of surgical services includes:
· Spay and Neuter
· Soft tissue surgery
· Plastic and Reconstructive surgery
· Surgical oncology/mass removal
· Ophthalmic surgery
· Emergency surgery
· Orthopedic surgery
· Oral surgery
Good dental hygiene contributes to the overall health and well being of your pet. At Atlantic Veterinary Hospital, our goal is to advise pet owners on the best techniques and products to optimize your pet’s oral health. If undetected, dental disease can lead to severe pain and spread bacteria to vital organs, causing further complications.
Our wide range of dentistry services includes:
· Dental exams
· Discussion of signs of disease and treatment options
· Digital dental x-rays
· Dental cleaning with ultrasonic scaling and low-speed polishing
· Oral surgery and tooth extractions
At Atlantic Veterinary Hospital, we are equipped with state-of-the-art digital radiography. This advanced technology produces high quality x-ray images in seconds, as opposed to the lengthy process of traditional film development. The enhanced detail achieved on our digital X-rays allows our team to make an accurate diagnosis and greatly reduces radiation exposure to our patients, while the quicker imaging process means less stress for your pets.
Our wide range of x-ray and diagnostic imaging services includes:
· Quicker imaging
· Orthopedic evaluation
· Diagnosis of cardiac, pulmonary and other thoracic abnormalities
· Diagnosis of gastrointestinal and other abdominal abnormalities
· Dental x-rays for oral disease
When your pet is ill, it can be a very stressful experience. At Atlantic Veterinary Hospital, we strive to ameliorate that stress for you and your pet. We offer in-house comprehensive blood work for emergency situations, as well as access to a full service laboratory for more specialized testing. We also offer digital radiography for diagnostic purposes and have the ability to hospitalize emergency care patients in order to provide the critical care they require during their time of need.
Atlantic Veterinary Hospital handles the following as part of our comprehensive medical care services:
· Ophthalmic exams
· Skin/ear disorder testing and treatment
· Endocrine testing and management
– Thyroid disease
– Kidney Disease
– Liver Disease
· Gastrointestinal disease