Radiology is the central part of routine diagnosis in many conditions involving bones, joints, chest and abdomen. It is also frequently used to check that surgery on bones and joints has been successful.
In cases involving the kidneys and bladder we will often inject contrast material into the veins or bladder to highlight abnormalities.
Digital X-rays are now the norm in veterinary practice. Digital X-ray produces a high quality image rapidly shortening the anaesthetic time and allowing the sharing of images over the internet with specialists.