Services

Our team at Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle provides a high level of veterinary care to the Seattle community. Our level of care is maintained by the state of the art diagnostic equipment and highly-trained staff used to treat your pet.  Some of the services we provide include:

Cardiology

  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • Holter Monitoring

Clinical Pathology

  • Blood Chemistry analyzer
  • Coagulation analyzer
  • Hematology analyser
  • In-House Laboratory
  • Laparoscopy
  • Viral Testing

Diagnostic Imaging/Radiology

Emergency/Critical Care

  • Aggressive analgesia
  • Direct Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Pulse oximetry and end tidal capnography
  • Central venous pressure monitoring
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Transfusion therapy
  • Continuous ECG monitoring and telemetry
  • Nasal and transtracheal oxygen therapy

Integrated Medicine

  • Acupuncture

Internal Medicine

  • Abdominocentesis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endo or trans-tracheal washing
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Supplemental feeding tube placement and management
  • Urethral Stent Placement
  • Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL)
  • Cystoscopy
  • Endoscopy foreign body removal (esophageal, airway, gastric)
  • Gastroduodenoscopy
  • Thoracocentesis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Diagnosis and medical management of liver shunts
  • Esophageal stricture management, including ballooning
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Tracheal stent placement

Interventional Radiology

  • Drain insertions
  • Nasojejunal tube placement
  • Stent Placement (tracheal, urethral, ureteral)
  • Vascular and airway foreign body removal
  • Radiologically inserted

Medical Neurology

  • BAER (Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potential) Testing
  • Nerve conduction velocity (NCV)
  • Seizure diagnosis and management
  • Cerebrospinal fluid collection and analysis
  • Neuromuscular disease diagnosis and management
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Non-surgical spinal cord disease diagnosis and management

Neurology

  • Brain and spinal MRI
  • Myelography
  • CT Myelography
  • Spinal radiography and fluoroscopy
  • CT Scan (brain, bullae, skull, spine)

Oncology

  • Bone Marrow Aspirate
  • Immunotherapy
  • Cancer Staging
  • Palliative treatment of cancer pain
  • Chemotherapy

Pain Management

Surgery

  • Advanced Anesthetic monitoring
  • Brain and spinal surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Bone and Joint Surgery
  • Comprehensive peri-operative monitoring
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Tissue Biopsies
  • Bone Biopsy
  • Emergency surgery
  • Multimodal analgesia
  • Total hip replacement surgery

Surgical Neurology

  • Craniotomy/craniectomy-diagnostic and therapeutic
  • Spinal distraction and stabilization
  • Dorsal laminectomy (cervical and lumbosacral)
  • Ventral Slot Surgery
  • Hemilaminectomy