Internal medicine is the part of the veterinary field responsible of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases that, in principle, do not require surgical intervention.
Specifically, internal medicine focuses on:
- Diseases of the gastrointestinal system.
- Kidney disease.
- Endocrine diseases.
- Liver and biliary diseases.
- Diseases of the blood and bone marrow.
- Diseases of the respiratory system.
- Infectious diseases.
AniCura Glòries Hospital Veterinari has an equipped laboratory that allows a wide range of tests with fast results, as well high-quality equipment and trained veterinarians in imaging procedures such as digital radiography and ultrasound. We also have a cutting-edge endoscopy and laparoscopy service for exploration and treatment when indicated.
The head of internal medicine service is Mireia Fernández Aragones, graduated by the European College of Internal Medicine small animal (ECVIM-CA), which is the highest international recognition in a veterinary specialty.