The Internal Medicine Service at VSH Hong Kong prides itself on exceptional patient care, cutting-edge diagnostics, and a team approach that emphasizes communication and compassion. The team relies on active collaboration within the department and with other specialty services at VSH Hong Kong for the most advanced diagnosis and treatment options available for your pet.
The veterinary internal medicine department at VSH Hong Kong is staffed exclusively by board-certified specialists in internal medicine, also referred to as “Internists”. This means that the registered specialists at VSH Hong Kong have received the most rigorous training and have earned the highest credential available in the field of veterinary internal medicine. For this reason, internists at VSH are uniquely qualified to diagnose and treatment complex diseases of the intestinal and urinary tracts, liver, pancreas, kidneys, lungs, blood, endocrine and respiratory systems, as well as immune-mediated and infectious diseases.
Your family veterinarian may refer you to an internal medicine specialist if your pet has complex issues, if a diagnosis is elusive, or if your pet is not responding to standard treatments. Learn more about referral at VSH.
State-of-the-Art Internal Medicine Equipment
VSH Hong Kong is amongst the most advanced and well-equipped veterinary medical hospitals in the region. Our state-of-the-art veterinary medical facility in Wan Chai includes the very same medical equipment found in human hospitals throughout the world, including a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), fluoroscopy (C-ARM), and digital radiography.
The internal medicine department is equipped with 7 flexible endoscopes with high-resolution video and 5 rigid scopes for laparoscopy and thoracoscopy. A state-of-the-art, high-resolution ultrasound machine is routinely used to perform abdominal and thoracic imaging, along with non-invasive biopsy and aspiration procedures. A high-resolution digital fluoroscopy system enables procedures such as gastrointestinal/esophageal motility evaluation as well as numerous other interventional treatments and procedures.
Learn more about Interventional Radiology and Interventional Endoscopy at VSH Hong Kong
VSH Hong Kong utilizes digital patient information technology, including a tablet-based treatment system to provide the most complete and thorough care possible for your pet.
VSH Hong Kong treats patients who are referred to us by their family veterinarians. Referral is not needed for patients with true emergencies, for which we are staffed 24 hour per day, 7 days per week. Specialists may be contacted during overnight, weekend, and holiday hours, at the discretion of our emergency doctors.