Critical Care

Our veterinary critical care staff is dedicated to providing excellence in emergency, surgery and critical patient care. Our board certified specialist, devoted emergency veterinarians and experienced technical staff, are committed to providing unparalleled care for your pet, 24/7, 365 days a year.

We are equipped to provide compassionate, state-of-the-art urgent and intensive care including:

Hemodynamic Monitoring including continuous blood pressure and ECG monitoring, CVP, oximetry and capnography

Full In-House Laboratory including blood gas analysis and coagulation testing

Advanced Fluid And Electrolyte Therapy

Pressor Therapy and Management of Arrhythmias including post resuscitation monitoring and support

Transfusion Therapy including whole blood and components (plasma, red cells, cryoprecipitate, albumin)

Oxygen Supplementation, Thoracostomy And Tracheostomy Placement And Management

Management of Minor And Major Trauma including bite wounds, motor vehicle trauma, head injury

Urinary Output Monitoring

Peritoneal, Pleural And Pericardial Drainage

Peritoneal Dialysis And Short Term Ventilation 

Enteral And Parenteral Nutrition

Management Of Medical Conditions including shock, DKA, acute liver injury and renal failure, chronic metabolic conditions and immune mediated disorders

Assessment And Stabilization Of Critically Ill Patients including pre and post operative care

Multimodal Pain Management including continuous infusions and epidural analgesia

Imaging including in-house ultrasound (AFAST, TFAST), digital radiography and interpretation

Management Of Complex Emergencies including heat stroke, drowning, refractory seizures, vomiting, intoxications, burns, smoke inhalation

Dr. Cassandra Janson