Pet In-House Laboratory
At Indian Creek Pet Hospital, we believe in the prevention and early detection of disease so that treatment can start swiftly and be more effective. Our facility is equipped with state-of-the-art laboratory equipment and, if needed, has access to outside laboratories to provide specialized testing. Our in-house laboratory provides the following:
- Complete blood analysis
- Fecal Analysis
- Screening tests for Canine Parvovirus, Feline Leukemia and FIV viruses
- Heartworm tests
- Cytology examination of ear, skin, urine, and blood specimen
- Fungal cultures
Please feel free to call us at (239) 466-5555 with any questions regarding our in-house laboratory.
The in-house laboratory at Indian Creek Pet Hospital is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, allowing a wide range of diagnostic tests to be conducted on-site. This eliminates the need to send samples to external laboratories, reducing turnaround times and ensuring that pets receive the care they need as quickly as possible.
The clinic’s in-house laboratory services cover a spectrum of diagnostic needs, including blood tests, urinalysis, fecal analysis, and cytology. These tests are crucial in evaluating pets’ health, identifying underlying issues, and monitoring their overall well-being.
One of the significant advantages of having an in-house laboratory is the ability to provide immediate results. Rapid diagnostic testing is especially crucial in emergencies, where quick decision-making can be a matter of life and death. The clinic’s advanced equipment and skilled laboratory staff ensure that pet owners and veterinarians receive timely information to make informed medical decisions.
Additionally, the in-house laboratory allows seamless communication between the veterinary team and pet owners. Veterinarians can promptly discuss test results and treatment options with pet owners, facilitating a collaborative approach to pet care. This open communication empowers pet owners to understand their pet’s conditions and actively participate in their treatment plans.
The clinic’s in-house laboratory is invaluable in assessing a pet’s overall health and diagnosing various medical conditions. From routine wellness testing to investigating more complex health concerns, the clinic’s laboratory services contribute to the comprehensive care of pets, enabling early detection and intervention.
Indian Creek Pet Hospital’s commitment to in-house laboratory services extends beyond performing tests. Experienced veterinarians are skilled in interpreting test results, identifying abnormalities, and devising tailored treatment plans based on the findings. Whether managing chronic conditions, evaluating organ function, or detecting infections, the clinic’s in-house laboratory plays a pivotal role in delivering accurate and efficient diagnostics.