During a routine health examination we will ask questions regarding your pets lifestyle and general health. We will perform a physical examination, based on your pets history and physical examination, we will then make recommendations for specific preventive medicine treatments such as vaccinations, parasite control, nutrition, skin and coat care, weight management or dental care.
Vaccines are an essential step toward a healthy immune system for your pet. Vaccines help prevent the spread of deadly and high contagious diseases.
Our goal is to make each and every surgical procedure as comfortable and stressfree as possible for both our patients and their loving owners. We offer a full range of veterinary surgical services, from routine procedures such as spaying and neutering to orthopedic, dental and soft tissue procedures.
Diagnostic lab work plays an important part in pre-operative workup prior to anesthesia, as well as understanding and treating your pets when they are ill. it also provides valuable information in healthy animals to promotes early detection of disease. Raphine Animal Clinic is able to offer many of these tests in our in-house laboratory.
After your pet has an initial wellness exam, we may need to take a closer look at what may be troubling your pet. Digital x-ray allows us to see immediate and detailed images of internal organs, tissue, and bone beneath your pet's skin.
This non-invasive, state-of-the-art technology uses sound waves to painlessly examine specific internal organs, primarily the heart and abdominal organs.
We provide a full-service pet pharmacy on site. We offer a variety of pet care products you need to maintain your pet's health whether it's a one time prescription for an illness or for an ongoing pet health condition. This is a great convenience for our clients as you can fill or refill prescriptions at our location.
The proper diet and nutrition can bolster your pet's teeth, bone, brain function, skin, hair, digestive, and immune system. It likewise gives your pet the capacity to keep up muscle tone, perform typical every day activities easily, and fight infection. During your pet's exam, we will assess your pet's body condition as it relates to diet.
We have the ability to diagnose and treat specific pet allergies, providing your pet with much-needed relief from their discomfort. In pet's , allergies most commonly manifest through their skin. Pets can have allergies to common things they are exposed to daily, such as grass, plants, pollen, mold spores, or even the food they eat. We will work with you to diagnose the underlying cause of your pet's discomfort and will partner with you to find the best treatment options to restore his or her health and quality of life.
Good oral health is a cornerstone to your pet's overall health and wellbeing. Plaque and tartar buildup can lead to dental disease, a much more serious medical condition that can potentially affect your pet's entire body. It can even shorten his or her life. The good news is dental disease can be prevented through regular veterinary dental care.
Lasers deliver specific red and near-infrared wavelengths of laser light to induce a photochemical reaction and therapeutic effect. Physiological effects include increase circulation, reduces inflammation, pain reduction and enhanced tissue healing. During each painless treatment, laser energy increases circulation, drawing water, oxygen, and nutrients to the damaged area. This creates an optimal healing environment that reduces inflammation, swelling, muscle spasms, stiffness, and pain. As the injured area returns to normal, function is restored and pain is relieved.
Just like humans, our canine companions are not born with good manner-they must be taught. Our goal is to help your dog, young or old, to develop the skills he or she needs to be a happy, balanced and well-behaved member of the family.