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.

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To read about Veterinary Radiologists in more detail, click here for information provided by the American College of Veterinary Radiology.

Diagnostic Imaging Team