Veterinary Oncology: Compassionate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
The Heart of Texas Veterinary oncology referral service is dedicated to enhancing and extending the quality of life for our veterinary cancer patients. Our team consists of a board-certified oncologist as well as several highly skilled, compassionate, and gentle veterinary technicians. We partner with you and your pet’s primary veterinarian to provide the best possible care.
Veterinary Oncology Referral Service
Our board-certified veterinary oncologist has years of additional training specifically in veterinary oncology, and is skilled at diagnosing, staging, and treating patients with a multitude of cancer types.
We utilize our specialized knowledge in the biology of cancer, the diagnosis of cancer, and the staging of tumors to develop treatment plans that incorporate many considerations such as:
- Palliative care
- Hospice care
- Alternative therapies
Oncology Diagnosis and Treatment Services
Our veterinary staff understands the stress associated with an ailing pet, and we are here to support you during the cancer diagnosis and treatment process. We collaborate extensively with other specialists in our field, participate in clinical trials, and use our leading-edge facility to rapidly and accurately diagnose and treat your pet’s health issues.
A sample of the diagnosis and treatment options available at our clinic includes:
- Melanoma vaccine
- Advanced imaging (digital radiography, CT, ultrasound)
- Aspirates and cytology
- Biopsy (surgical and non-invasive techniques)
- Tumor staging
- Clinical trial participation (when available)
- Pain management and other palliative care
- Nutritional support
- 24-hour emergency care
We are currently accepting new clients and welcome veterinary oncology referrals. Please contact us to schedule an appointment or to discuss how our veterinary oncology specialty services can enhance pet health care for your clients.