Veterinary Internal Medicine in Matthews
Advanced Care For Sick Pets in Matthews
At Carolina Veterinary Specialists in Matthews, our board-certified internal medicine specialists offer specialized care for sick pets that are referred to us by their regular veterinarians.
Please Note: A referral from your primary care veterinarian is required before making an internal medicine appointment.
Our Internal Medicine Services
Veterinary internal medicine specialists are skilled at diagnosing and treating diseases of the immune, cardiovascular, pulmonary, urinary, gastrointestinal, and endocrine systems in a safe, compassionate manner.
If a pet has symptoms or an illness that cannot be diagnosed or treated by your family veterinarian, they can be referred to an internal medicine specialist for more advanced care.
At Carolina Veterinary Specialists in Matthews, we emphasize a comprehensive, team approach to our cases and work not only with your veterinarian but also with other specialists to ensure the best care for our patients.
Our Board-Certified Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialists
A veterinary internal medicine specialist has advanced training in veterinary internal medicine, including a one-year internship and a three-year residency after veterinary school.
Treating Disease in Pets
After a referral from your primary care vet, an internal medicine specialist will complete a thorough physical exam of your pet to formulate a diagnostic plan and create a comprehensive treatment plan tailored to your pet’s needs.
Commonly referred conditions include:
- Diabetes Mellitus
- Cushing’s Disease
- Renal Failure
- Infectious Diseases