Two portable DR x-ray machines capable of imaging thoracic spine, head, stifles. Also a clinic based Agfa CR x-ray machine and processing system with high definition large screen monitor. All of the equipment has been purchased/replaced in 2016.
Four diagnostic ultrasound machines – portable unit for mare reproductive and mobile tendon and lameness work, and a larger clinic based unit for high quality tendon/limb work and abdominal/chest/heart scanning. Two machines were purchased in 2016.
Diagnostic surgical arthroscope (‘keyhole’ surgery for diagnostics and treatment of joint and tendon diseases) with video monitor and recording,
Two flexible fibre optic endoscope for upper respiratory tract investigations.
We are able to perform oroscopy both in-house at the practice and out on the yard. Our oroscopes allow a very thorough and detailed visual examination of the oral cavity and occlusal surface of the teeth to be performed, allowing identification, investigation and treatment of pathology, such as diastema, periodontal disease, infundibular caries, dentinal defects, fractures and soft tissue masses.
Oroscopy enables owners to view any pathology present on a separate screen or tablet, allowing for increased understanding when it comes to decision making with treatment options and for being involved in monitoring progress.
3.5 meter digital gastroscope that enables us to examine the stomach and first part of small intestine in even the largest of our patients.