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EMERGENCY/ICU

In times of crisis, look no further than the emergency/ICU group at South Atlanta Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center.

Our veterinarians and staff are well trained for any emergency that may come in. Constantly striving for excellence in patient care, we make learning new techniques and new options for diagnostics and treatment a priority. Exceptional care of your pet, as well as your family, is our primary goal.

Our state of the art facility provides the strong foundation for exceptional medicine and surgery. Equipped for the many needs that may arise in an emergency, our hospital offers the following diagnostics and therapeutic options. Modern day imaging includes digital radiographs, ultrasound, and cone beam CT technology. We have a full laboratory present on site, but also the capability to send out specialty testing to reference labs when indicated. Oxygen support is available around the clock for our patients with difficulty breathing. Finally, we have a wide array of surgical options for the most minor procedures to intense surgical intervention.

Our goal is to keep you well informed every step of the way by encouraging compassionate and thorough communication. If you have any questions- please ask us at any stage and we will help you find the answers you need.


OPHTHALMOLOGY

Diagnostic Procedures

  • Slit Lamp Biomicroscopy
  • Direct and Indirect Ophthalmoscopy
  • Tonometry
  • Gonioscopy
  • Electroretinography
  • Ocular Ultrasound
  • CERF Exams
  • Surgical Procedures

  • Cataract Extraction by Phacoemulsification
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for Eyelid Disorders
  • Corneal Grafts and Repair
  • Cryosurgery for Eyelid Tumors and Distichia
  • Laser Surgery for Glaucoma and Retina Detachment
  • Intraocular Prosthesis Surgery
  • Nicitans Gland Reposition (“Cherry Eye”)
  • Debridement and Keratotomy for Non-Healing Ulcers
  • Alger brush Debridement and Keratotom

  • SURGERY

    Our Surgery Department performs a wide variety of surgical procedures. Some of the commonly treated conditions include:

  • Bone tumors
  • Common calcaneal (Achilles) tendon injuries
  • Cranial cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture
  • Fractures
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hip luxation
  • Intervertebral disk herniation
  • Patella luxation
  • Soft Tissue

  • Adrenal tumors
  • Biliary mucocele
  • Bladder stones
  • Brachycephalic airway syndrome
  • Chronic ear infections
  • Chylothorax
  • Cryptorchidism (retained testicles)
  • Extrahepatic portosystemic shunts
  • Gastric dilitation volvulus (bloat)
  • Gastrointestinal foreign body
  • Gastrointestinal tumors
  • Hernias
  • Hooded/recessed vulva
  • Kidney tumors
  • Laryngeal paralysis
  • Liver tumors
  • Lung tumors
  • Oncologic (cancer) surgery
  • Pancreatic tumors
  • Pericardial effusion
  • Perineal hernia
  • Pyometra
  • Splenic tumors
  • Thyroid and parathyroid tumors
  • Urinary obstruction
  • Diagnostic Equipment

    In-House Lab CT Scan Digital Radiography

    Location

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    Emergency Hours

    Open 24/7 + All Holidays

    Specialty Hours

    Monday:

    8:30 am-5:30 pm

    Tuesday:

    8:30 pm-5:30 pm

    Wednesday:

    8:30 am-5:30 pm

    Thursday:

    8:30 am-5:30 pm

    Friday:

    Closed

    Saturday:

    Closed

    Sunday:

    Closed