Advanced Veterinary Diagnostics for Dogs, Cats, and Pocket Pets
Providing our pet patients with the best possible care means utilizing the latest in veterinary technology and equipment. Our hospital features cutting-edge diagnostic tools which, when coupled with the expertise of our doctors and staff, allow us to provide individualized care that is quick, accurate, and effective.
Our Veterinary Diagnostic Services
Our diagnostic services include:
- Digital radiography (x-rays)
- In-house urinalysis, fecal analysis, and cytology (including ear and skin)
- In-house blood count and chemistry analyzer
- Advanced CT Scanning
- Blood pressure, blood oxygen (pulse oximetry), and heart monitoring (EGG)
- Electrocardiograms (EKG)
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Intraocular pressure monitoring for glaucoma
We also work closely with a full-service specialty lab to enhance our in-house diagnostic capabilities.
Our Veterinary Laboratory
Whether we are running routine tests or completing advanced lab work, our hospital offers a convenient, centralized location to provide you with results as quickly as possible.
Common veterinary tests that we can perform in our lab include:
- Complete blood cell counts (CBC)
- Blood chemistry profiles
- Pre-surgery screenings
- Thyroid checks
- Electrolyte checks
At Elmhurst Animal Care Center, the health and wellness of your pet is our top priority. Before conducting any tests or lab work, our team will discuss all available diagnostic options for your pet, as well as any potential risks. During this time, we encourage you to ask questions. Our doctors welcome this interaction and are dedicated to helping you make informed decisions. For more information about our advanced diagnostics or any of our veterinary services, please contact us today.
We accept walk-ins during our Doctor's Hours to meet your busy lifestyle. If you’d prefer to make an appointment, we offer those too!
News & Events
The 4th Annual Mystic Market!
Join us at the 4th Annual Mystic Market: A Mystical and Magical Fundraiser with Powerful Featured Readers and Amazing Handcrafted Items for Sale! The event takes place Saturday, October 20th from 11AM - 4:30PM. Meet featured celebrity psychic reader, Theo Kostaridis! The event will host a bake sale with delicous homemade treats as well as Fall Pet Photos for $10 from 11AM - 3PM. Dress your pet in costume for the Pet Costume Contest at 12:30PM! Proceeds from the event benefit Magnificent Mutts & Meows Rescue & Sacred Space Animal Sanctuary and Rescue.
Pet CPR & First Aid Certification Class!
Join us on Sunday, October 7th from 9AM - 12PM at our clinic for a Pet CPR & First Aid Certification Class! This class is ideal for anyone who loves animals including: animal professionals, pet sitters, animal shelter staff/volunteers, rescue personnel, First Responders, Fire/EMT and pet owners alike! Taught by trained professionals, it provides each participant an overview of what to do in an emergency situation with their pet prior to getting veterinary care. For more information or to register, click HERE. Check out the Facebook Event HERE. A portion of each registration benefits our rescue partners at St. Sophia's Forgotten Felines.
Save the Date! Join Us at the Magnificent Mutts & Meows Run4Paws 5K!
Join us and rescue partners Magnificent Mutts & Meows Rescue for their 4th annual Run4Paws 5K & 2K Puppy Path! The event takes place Saturday, October 6th at McCollum Park (6801 Main St.) in Downers Grove with the race starting promptly at 9AM. The best part: attendees are welcome to race with their dog! Medals are awarded for males and females in each age category.
For additional information and to register, please click HERE.