Our Experienced Veterinary Team Are Here For You and Your Pet
Our knowledgeable staff and modern facilities are equipped to handle a wide variety of medical conditions, including emergencies. Because we can perform many diagnostic procedures in-house, we can often give you immediate answers and start treating your pet faster. In some cases, your pet may require hospitalization and further diagnostic tests.
We are able to diagnose and treat your pet and answer all the questions you may have. Whether your pet needs a routine checkup, treatment of a chronic disease, or emergency care, we can perform many diagnostic procedures in-house and most of the time give you immediate answers and start treating your pet faster. In some cases, your pet may require hospitalization and further diagnostic tests.
Islip Animal Hospital is now offering in-house digital radiology, ultrasound and echo cardiology. All studies are reviewed by board certified radiologists and cardiologists.
We provide general veterinary medicine for your dog or cat, including:
We provide comprehensive internal medicine for pets with complex health problems. Our goal is to help you find the answers to your pet’s medical conditions and improve your pet’s quality of life.
Chronic Medical Conditions
We provide ongoing medical management for pets with chronic medical conditions such as gastrointestinal disease, respiratory disease, renal disease, liver disease, autoimmune disorders, and infectious diseases. We will perform the routine monitoring, make diet recommendations, and changes to your pet’s medications or treatments to help manage your pet’s condition.
Pets are prone to allergies, just like humans. Allergies, skin problems, and excessive scratching can cause significant discomfort for your pet. We will work closely with you to diagnose and treat any dermatological conditions in your pet. Our veterinarians can treat skin and ear conditions such as:
- Food and contact allergies
- Allergic reactions to inhalants and fleas
- Parasites (fleas and mites)
- Autoimmune related skin diseases
- Infectious diseases (bacterial and fungal)
- Hormonal diseases
- Recurring ear infections
Signs to Watch for in your Pet
It is common to assume these signs are a normal part of your dog or cat’s aging process; however, they may indicate underlying disease. If you notice any of these signs in your pet, please give us a call and have your pet evaluated:
- Loss of appetite, Decreased appetite
- Weight loss/gain
- Diarrhea or constipation
- Increased drinking or urination
- Inappropriate urination or defecation (indoors)
- Difficulty rising, walking or climbing stairs
- Shaking head
- Foul smelling ears
- Foul breath
- Eye or nose discharge
- Minor cuts
- Wounds that are not healing
- Confusion, disorientation, anxiety or changes in sleep patterns
- New lumps or bumps
- Any other sudden or progressive change you note in your pet’s attitude or behaviors