Almost every patient at Canada West requires some kind of diagnostic imaging. Whether your pet has abdominal pain that requires a detailed assessment of internal organs, a complicated bone fracture that warrants precise evaluation of the injuries to plan surgery, or is having a seizure disorder that necessitates a close look at the brain, diagnostic imaging is in order.
Radiologists are experts in interpretation of all imaging modalities, from diagnostic radiology (X-rays), to ultrasonography, computed tomography (CT or CAT scans), magnetic resonance (MRI), and nuclear medicine. In addition, they perform interventional procedures such as obtaining samples by fine needle aspirates and biopsies.Read more
To read about Veterinary Radiologists in more detail, click here for information provided by the American College of Veterinary Radiology.