Medical Care

Middle River Animal Hospital in Oakland Park, FL is a full service feline and canine companion animal hospital, equipped with a vast array of veterinary medical equipment which allows our staff to provide high quality medical and surgical care for your family pet.

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services:  Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets’ complete health care needs.

Surgical Services:  Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures.

Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics and tailor the anesthetic protocol to your pet to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient’s vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.

Radiology Services:  Our on-site, modern digital x-ray equipment provides high quality radiographs to aid in the diagnosis of many disorders. We are also able to send radiographic images to a veterinary radiologist to further guide our diagnositc capability. 

  • Ddigital dental x-rays – Yes folks, we can take full mouth digital dental radiographs of your pet!
  • CT scans
  • Fluroscopy
  • Ultrasound
  • Echocardigrams

Dentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, digital dental radiology, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery.

Laboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing. Our in-house analyzers allow us to run blood work at the time of your visit. That’s right, no waiting around by the phone for results! We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.

Permanent identification: We offer microchip identification as well as microchip implantation with registration.

Pharmacy:  We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, shampoos, flea and tick control products, and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry many prescription veterinary diets via Royal Canin and Purina.

Individualized Flea Control Programs:  We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.

Dietary Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet’s nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.

Bathing:  Routine and therapeutic medical bathing services are available. Please note that we do not provide grooming services for your furry family members.

Daytime Emergency Care:  Within our normal business hours, we treat emergency cases as needed. If advanced procedures or overnight care is necessary, we work in close association with several specialty hospitals and emergency clinics.