We want to use the best possible technology to examine your pet. Because of this, we are proud of use the cone beam CT scan to find out exactly what has happened in your body and how it can be repaired quickly.
Cone beam CT scans produce the best quality image, much better than regular CT scans. Moreover, it gives off far less radiation and works even faster. In only eighteen seconds, you will have a complete 360-degree scan.
We love staying current on new technology and are so proud to offer this to our patients. We understand that the quicker we know what is wrong, the quicker we will be able to help your pet heal.
The cone beam CT creates a three-dimensional, cone-shaped beam that circles the patient once. In just seconds, it creates an image of the entire area.
The cone beam CT scan can be used to evaluate many areas. Some of these include the spinal cord, brain, chest, abdomen, limbs, orthopedic areas, dental area, and nasal passages. It can be used to screen for cancer and to identify inner and middle ear disease, musculoskeletal and soft tissue tumors, and finally thoracic disease.
If you have any questions about the cone beam CT or want to schedule an appointment, contact us today at (408) 739-3545.