Cardiology

Comprehensive Cardiac Care at VetMED

Our cardiology team at VetMED is capable of performing many of the same diagnostic tests and procedures as your human cardiologist.  They have the most advanced imaging equipment available to allow for full cardiac evaluations, including 3-D transesophageal echocardiograms.  From initial diagnosis to long-term management of heart disease, our team can provide the very best comprehensive cardiac care for your pet.

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Cardiac Interventional Procedures

Did you know dogs can require pacemakers just like people?  At VetMED, our renowned team of cardiologists are able to implant permanent as well as temporary pacemakers in our patients.  Our advanced cardiac catheterizationsuite allows for minimally invasive placement of these life-saving devices.

Dogs with congenital heart defects can frequently achieve a longer, happier life through interventional cardiac procedures.  Our team of skilled veterinary cardiologists can diagnosis and correct heart defects such as patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) and pulmonic stenosis through advanced imaging and minimally invasive surgery performed in our state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization suite.

 

Conditions Treated:

  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Damage to the Heart Muscle or Valves
  • Coughing and Breathing Problems
  • Congenital (Present at Birth) Defects
  • Cardiac Rhythm Abnormalities

On-site Capabilities:

  • Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiac Catheterization
  • Echocardiography Holtor Monitoring
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Invasive and Non-Invasive
    Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Cardiac Biomarker Analysis
  • Heartworm Therapy
  • Loop Recorder Implantation