Internal Medicine: The Heart of Veterinary Care for Your Pet


Virginia Beach VA: Pet Internal Medicine

At Great Neck Veterinary Clinic, we excel at the practice of internal medicine due to the combination of a talented veterinary team’s ability to access advanced medical technology. When knowledge is matched with aptitude and rigorous training combined with commitment, you will find a clinic that is able to keep pace with the most current medical advances and one that is able to effectively diagnose and treat your pet; that is exactly what happens here at Great Neck Veterinary Clinic.

What is internal medicine?

The medical specialty regarding the diagnosis, maintenance, and non-surgical treatments of uncommon or severe diseases is called internal medicine. It is the heart of our veterinary care plan for our patients.

We take the time to thoroughly evaluate each pet’s symptoms. With your input, we develop a treatment plan so we may achieve a diagnosis, and then design an appropriate long-term wellness plan for your pet.

The veterinarians of Great Neck Veterinary Clinic are experienced in the recognition and diagnosis of numerous internal medicine cases. Some of these cases involve disorders that affect the following systems:

  • Cardiac
  • Endocrine
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Hematologic (spleen and blood)
  • Liver
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Reproductive
  • Respiratory
  • Urinary
  • Neurologic

Our vets are ready for any problem because of the extensive choice of procedures that are available for diagnosing these cases, including:

  • Ultrasounds
  • Radiographs
  • Microscopic evaluation
  • Laboratory diagnostics
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Exploratory surgeries
  • Feeding tube placement
  • Aspirates and biopsies
  • Bone marrow aspirates
  • Critical care management
  • EEG

The staff of Great Neck Veterinary Clinic has both the expanse of knowledge and depth of experience to treat most animal health problems that come through the door. Our diagnostic tools are state of the art and our training is constant. We want you to feel confident that your pet is getting the treatment he or she deserves from professional, caring, and compassionate staff.