Dog X-ray and Ultrasound Back
At Bickford Vet, we have modern, state of the art equipment for your pets. Our X-Ray and Ultrasound machines are safe help our veterinarians with imaging and planning the treatment of your pets. We can obtain these high-quality images in a very short time and can also easily share them electronically with you or with other specialists as required.
Services for Imaging at Bickford Vet
We use cutting edge technology for taking a look at your pet’s internal systems. We make every attempt to minimize exposure to radiation to our staff and your pet. Whether your pet has been injured, has ingested any foreign objects or might have any abnormalities, our imaging machines can help us excellent digital images for better diagnosis
We also use imaging for getting dental X-Rays. This helps get an excellent view of your dog’s oral health which includes teeth, roots, gums and the surrounding bones.
Our Ultrasound machines help us get images of the internal organs and soft tissue for a diagnosis of conditions like heart disease, diseases of the lungs, kidneys and pancreas.
Preparing your Pet for their X-Ray appointment
Dogs can often get anxious while getting their X-Ray or Ultrasound done. If your pet is booked for an appointment, we recommend fasting after midnight in case we have to administer a light sedative for the appointment. It is important that your dog is calm and relaxed and we can get the best quality images for an accurate diagnosis.
Cost of and X-Ray and Ultrasound
These services are usually a part of the treatment plan for your dog. Our veterinarians make every effort to give you complete details of the course of action for your dog’s treatment. We will offer you options and costs depending on the treatment that your dog requires during the consultation.