Lab We have lab capabilities that allow us to measure complete blood counts (CBC), serum chemistry profiles, thyroid panels, senior profiles, blood gases, and more. These modalities allow us to make swift and accurate diagnoses, and hopefully a quicker recovery time.
We have in house Chem Proifiles, Thryroid, CBC, cytology, urinalysis, blood smears, fecals, parasitology, heartworm tests, feline leukemia and feline aids testing, parvo testing, & an isolation room for animals with contagious diseases.
We can send out any other special testing, skin biopsy, allergy testing, mass identification, Wisdom DNA breed analysis, rabies testing and titers, brucellosis testing, or aspirates to any vet specialty labs.
X-Ray imaging is available for use on all species seen at FVS. Immediate Processing allow us to better visualize minute pathological changes and also communicate quickly with organizations such as the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals. We provide radiology for OFA on hips and elbows for breeding purposes of small animals. We do specialized imaging with barium for foreign body ingestions.
Laser Light Therapy
Frick Veterinary Services now offers Laser Light Therapy
Pain Relief for your Best Friend and/or Faster Wound Healing
Dr. Frick of Frick Veterinary Services, is pleased to announce the addition of the Companion Therapy Laser® to the practice. Dr. Frick’s practice is the first veterinary practice in the region to add the FDA Approved Companion therapeutic laser. With the addition of the laser, companion animals and horses will receive relief of pain, inflammation and swelling associated with soft tissue injuries, trauma, surgery and chronic everyday disorders.
Dr. Frick strives to provide the latest technology in animal health care for her clients. The Class IV laser delivers a large amount of light energy into the companion’s body. This deep penetrating, light allows relief of pain through the release of endorphins and stimulated the injured cells to heal at a faster rate. As our best friends age, recover from trauma or surgery, or simply need relief from everyday aches and pains, this advanced technology offers: Drug-Free, Surgery-Free, Pain-Free Relief.
Some of the disorders that respond to laser therapy include Arthritis, many Skin Conditions like Lick Graulomas or injuries, Degenerative Joint Disease, Insect bites/stings, Lacerations or abrasions, Hip Dysplasia, Chronic Ear Infections, and Burns. Dr. Frick offers laser light therapy following surgery on the incision site to help improve wound healing and decrease inflammation following surgery.
Contact Frick Vet Services today, to see how to best utilize the Companion Therapy Laser® for your best friends aches and pains or wounds. Call 620-285-5267 for more information.
Our ultrasound modalities are used in many species for various reasons. These include; Abdominal and chest imaging allowing us to see major organs such as the liver, heart, lungs, kidneys, and bladder for pathology. Reproductive monitoring in all species including dogs, cats, horses, cattle and sheep allows us to determine if an animal is pregnant, where they may be in a heat cycle, or why they may have difficulty with breeding. This technology is also useful in evaluating equine limb tendons and many other specific situations. Contact us to schedule a time for this procedure.