Imaging team

Meet our Diagnostic Imaging team

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Our Diagnostic Imaging (Radiology) Unit consists of five vets and two radiographers (and four office dogs) and provides imaging services for all of the other disciplines. The team members perform radiography, ultrasonography, fluoroscopy, MRI and CT

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New dedicated website with online referral capability

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As we continue to increase our number of services at the AHT Small Animal Referrals (ASAR) we are now delighted to announce that we have a new dedicated website. You can now access information on all

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Hydrotherapy service now officially an approved Hawksmoor training centre

News for vets,

We have offered Hydrotherapy at AHT Small Animal Referrals since 2005. During this time, we have committed to training staff through an external training centre and mentored many to become successful and experienced hydrotherapists. We are excited

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Dr Kate Irvine returns as Head of Clinical Pathology

News for vets,

We are delighted to welcome back Dr Kate Irvine as Head of Clinical Pathology. Kate is excited to be working back at AHT Small Animal Referrals (ASAR). “Working within the ASAR Clinical Pathology laboratory provides a great

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How MRI can help in the management of chronic ear disease in dogs…

News for vets,

A paper describing the results of a collaborative clinical research between diagnostic imaging and dermatology is currently in press for the journal ‘Veterinary Dermatology’. The title of the study is ‘The use of magnetic resonance imaging

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AHT is the only centre in the UK to offer targeted topical radiotherapy

News for vets,

Strontium-90 is applied to the overlying skin and penetrates only 4-5mm into the skin’s surface, making it highly effective at treating superficial skin tumours, or those on and around the eye. As this radiotherapy does not

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Research develops new technique to assess respiratory function in Brachycephalic breeds…

News for vets,

Brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome (BOAS) is a distressing disease seen in about half of our extreme short-faced dogs, where breathing difficulties occur due to obstruction of the upper airway. Over the last 10 years, Jane Ladlow,

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New Dermatology recruit from Spain is looking forward to sunnier weather…!

News for vets,

Eva Espadale joins us as a new Senior Dermatology Clinician. Eva, is originally from Spain, specifically from a small town situated on the north east coast of the country called Palamos. She first came to the

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AHT helping to identify new DNA tests for inherited eye disease in dogs – samples needed!

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Inherited eye diseases cause pain, impaired vision or even total sight loss in thousands of dogs each year… But many have a simple mode of inheritance and are easily preventable using simple DNA tests once the

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New Brachycephalic Clinic to open as leading expert joins the Soft Tissue Surgery Team…

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Last month we were delighted to welcome the return of Dr Jane Ladlow, who joined us to head up our Soft Tissue Surgery team at the Small Animal Referral Centre. Jane worked at the Animal

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