Pet Ultrasound

At Paws Veterinary Clinic and Grooming Spa in Joplin, MO, we understand the significance of advanced diagnostic tools in providing the best possible care for your furry family members. Our pet ultrasound services are a non-invasive and invaluable diagnostic tool that allows us to peek inside your pet’s body to better understand their health.

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Pet Ultrasound An Overview

Pet ultrasound at Paws Veterinary Clinic and Grooming Spa is a valuable tool in our commitment to providing comprehensive and compassionate care for your pets. Our skilled veterinary team utilizes ultrasound technology to ensure accurate diagnoses and effective treatment plans, promoting the health and well-being of your beloved companions.

Benefits of Pet Ultrasound

  1. Non-Invasive and Painless:  Pet ultrasound is a non-invasive procedure that doesn’t require anesthesia, making it a stress-free and painless experience for your pets.
  2. Precise Diagnosis:  Ultrasound provides detailed images, allowing veterinarians to make accurate diagnoses and formulate tailored treatment plans for your pets.
  3. Real-Time Imaging: The real-time imaging capabilities of ultrasound enable veterinarians to visualize organ function, blood flow, and other dynamic processes, facilitating comprehensive assessments.

When is Pet Ultrasound Necessary?

Unexplained Pain or Discomfort

If your pet is exhibiting signs of pain or discomfort, an ultrasound can help identify the source of the issue, whether it’s related to organs, soft tissues, or joints.

Monitoring Chronic Conditions

For pets with chronic illnesses, regular ultrasound examinations can help monitor the progression of conditions such as kidney disease or heart conditions.

Pre-Surgical Assessment

Before certain surgeries, an ultrasound may be recommended to assess the internal organs and ensure the safest possible procedure.