CT (Computed Tomography) Imaging

//CT (Computed Tomography) Imaging
CT (Computed Tomography) Imaging 2017-05-10T16:42:15+00:00


An accurate diagnosis of your pet’s underlying health issue can help lead to successful treatment options. Veterinary CT Scans are useful in the diagnosis of a wide variety of problems that occur in our veterinary patients, and they are ideal to view the internal structures of your pet such as:

  • Lungs
  • Nasal disease
  • Ear canal disorders
  • Dental disease
  • Evaluation of abdominal organs
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Spine and spinal cord disorders with the aid of contrast dye
  • Soft tissue tumors
  • Myelography
  • and more…

About the Optima CT 520

  • 16-Slice Helical CT
  • Faster Scanning Time
  • Your pet will be under anesthesia for a shorter amount of time, or potentially not at all by using sedation
  • High Resolution Scans
  • Results in hour(s), not days
  • The same human-grade technology as at prestigious hospitals

If you think that your pet may benefit from a CT scan at University Veterinary Specialists, please contact our pet hospital in Pittsburgh at 724-717-CARE (2273).