Radiology & Ultrasound

With a digital x-ray and ultrasound onsite, we can diagnose your pet’s conditions and share results with specialist providers when necessary.

Radiology

Radiology is the medical discipline that uses diagnostic imaging (radiography, ultrasound, computerized tomography, nuclear medicine, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to diagnose and treat diseases within the bodies of animals. 

Radiography is the most common imaging procedure used in veterinary practices. The x-ray images (radiographs) produced from this modality are identical to those produced in human hospitals, but are specialized for dogs, cats, and other animals. X-rays work well for imaging bone, foreign objects, and abnormalities of the abdomen and thorax.

Ultrasonography

Ultrasonography is the second most common imaging modality in veterinary medicine. Ultrasound is much better at imaging the soft tissues within the body compared to x-rays. Ultrasounds are commonly used to visualize the abdominal organs and heart in small animal veterinary practice.

Our Approach to Radiology & Ultrasounds

At Paradise Animal Hospital, we are committed to preventing disease and providing your pet a long and healthy life. From puppies and kittens to senior pets, we’re here for your pet at every stage of life to provide the care they need.

Comfort

At Paradise Animal Hospital, your pet’s comfort is our first priority, always.

Communication

We make sure you’re in the loop every step of the way.

Collaboration

We’ll happily share X-rays and testing with specialists or other providers involved in your pet’s care.

Diagnostic imaging is a key component of evaluating a patient. Imaging helps the veterinary team to:

We are here for your pets needs.

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