In order to diagnose many conditions in your horse, diagnostic imaging may be necessary. HorseCare Veterinary Services has state of the art equipment to achieve this.
Problems such as osteoarthritis, fractures, bone chips, bone spurs, tooth root abscesses, OCD lesions, all can be diagnosed via x-ray.
Problems such as tendon and ligament injuries can be diagnosed via ultrasound examination.
There are several conditions that your horse can get that can be diagnosed via endoscopy. Your horse will be sedated, and the fiber-optic scope is inserted into his nose. Most horses tolerate this painless procedure very well. We can then do a thorough examination of the his upper airway. These are some of the conditions we can diagnose via upper airway endoscopy: