Lab and Diagnostics


Laboratory testing is a valuable diagnostic tool in veterinary medicine. As we continually strive to offer the highest-quality medicine, we are proud to include in-house diagnostic laboratory services as a means of providing excellent care to our patients.

Although many important diagnostic tests can be performed in-house, we also have access to IDEXX Laboratory for specialized testing if needed. Having access to in-house diagnostic testing, as well as IDEXX Laboratory can assist our veterinary care team serve your pets’ needs by expanding testing options available to our patients.

We offer state of the art digital radiography, allowing for superior images in a timely manner. This tool assists our veterinarians with diagnosing, developing a treatment plan and immediate and/or long-term care of the patient problems.

Digital radiography also allows for us to assist with OFA certifications.

We partner with several Veterinary Specialist in the Hampton Roads area. These specialist provide our patients with an on-site exam and expert diagnostic tools and care in the comfort of our office.

Veterinary Specialist Care is a mobile internal medicine practice, providing advanced diagnostic ultrasonography, endoscopy and case consultation by Keith Kremer, DVM, DACVIM., a board-certified small animal internal medicine specialist with over 29 years of clinical experience. Dr. Kremer has operated a veterinary referral practice in the Hampton Roads area for over 20 years. He has cared for thousands of patients that have been referred for many serious medical problems and procedures. He estimates he has performed 25,000 – 30,000 ultrasound evaluations and hundreds of endoscopic procedures over his career.

Veterinary Heart Care is a cardiology specialty practice serving the animals, pet owners and veterinarians of the Hampton Roads area. Dr. Herb Maisenbacher, a board certified veterinary cardiologist, provides expert care to pets with heart disease. He travels to area veterinary clinics to provide mobile cardiac consultations, including echocardiography and ECG, making cardiac specialty medicine accessible to all animals.

The mobile nature of Veterinary Specialist Care and Veterinary Heart Care allows for convenient specialty services within the family veterinarian’s practice, helping eliminate the stress of travel for both pet and pet owner, and offering truly collaborative care for pets

Have questions about the diagnostic testing services we offer? Ask one of our skilled professionals how our laboratory services, diagnostic tools and partnering specialist can benefit your beloved pet.