In-House Diagnostics

Acadia Veterinary Clinic has extensive state-of-the-art diagnostic capabilities, including: endoscopy, ultrasound, electrocardiography (EKG) dental and standard X-ray, blood chemistry, endocrinology and hematology laboratory, urinalysis, and parasitology. Our diagnostic services are used for routine pre-surgical or geriatric health screening, as well as the detection of specific disease conditions. It is important to us that you understand the meaning of all test results, so we will always take the time to discuss them with you.

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    Stool Testing – Fecal Floatation

    What is a fecal flotation? Fecal flotation is a routine veterinary test that is used to identify the presence of intestinal parasites or “worms”. “The test actually detects the eggs…

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    Urology – Urine Analysis

    What is a urinalysis? “A urinalysis can also provide clues about problems in other organ systems…” Urinalysis is a simple test that assesses the physical and chemical composition of urine.…

  • Hematology – Blood Work

      Acadia Veterinary Clinic of Saskatoon is excited to announce the expansion of our in-house blood testing capabilities. This new equipment will enable us to better diagnose specific health conditions…

  • Dermatology – Skin Biopsies and Testing

    Skin problems are common in dogs and cats and can be caused by hormonal disorders, allergies, infections, or parasites such as fleas and mites. These issues can be difficult to…

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    Tonometry – Measuring Eye Pressure

    We use the TonoVet Pen to test your dog or cat’s eye pressure easily and safely. We start with a drop of local anesthetic then use the Tono Pen to…

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    Ultrasonography (also called ultrasound or sonography) is a noninvasive, pain-free procedure that uses sound waves to examine a pet’s internal organs and other structures by transmitting high frequency sound waves…

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    Laparoscopic Surgery & Endoscopic Procedures

    There’s a better way to spay! Laparoscopic/endoscopic spays are better and gentler, using the same scoping technology available in human medicine.

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    Radiology – X-rays

    Radiology (x-rays) is routinely used to provide valuable information about a pet’s bones, stomach, intestines, colon, lungs, heart, and bladder, and prostate. It can be used alone or with other…