McDavitt Veterinary Clinic

Internal Medicine


Gastrointestinal

  • Medical colic treatment and hospitalization
  • Transabdominal ultrasound
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Nutrient absorption tests
  • Abdominocentesis (abdominal tap)
Respiratory
  • Comprehensive examination
  • Upper airway endoscopy
  • Management of Recurrent Airway Obstruction (Heaves)
  • Treatment of respiratory disease and pneumonia
  • Digital thoracic x-rays and ultrasound
Ophthalmology
  • Complete ocular examination
  • Intraocular tonometry (pressure monitoring)
  • Digital ocular ultrasound
  • Treatment of corneal ulcers and subpalpebral lavage placement
  • Management of Equine Recurrent Uveitis (moon blindness)
Neurology
  • Complete neurologic exam
  • Cerebrospinal fluid collection (spinal tap)
  • Skull and spine x-rays
Endocrinology
  • Blood testing and hormone monitoring
  • Reproductive hormone evaluation
  • Diagnosis and treatment of Cushing's disease
  • Management of Metabolic Syndrome
Dermatology
  • Complete skin evaluation
  • Skin biopsy and cytology
  • Diagnosis and management of allergic skin disease
Metabolic
  • In-house blood testing and muscle enzyme evaluation
  • Muscle biopsy
  • Diagnosis and management of Equine Metabolic Syndrome
Foal Medicine
  • New foal examination
  • Plasma transfusions
  • Digital thoracic, abdominal, and umbilical ultrasound
  • Treatment of septic foals
  • Treatment of limb deformities