Wellness Checkups & Exams

Humans aren't the only ones that need to pay attention to their health through wellness exams. In fact, there is a type of veterinary care known as pet wellness. Pet exams a the tools that vets use to determine your pet's overall health and wellness. These pet exams can be crucial in providing your veterinarian with up to date information about the status of your pet's health, help him or her determine if your pet have any underlying conditions that need to be treated, and can help him or her provide treatment for your pet should they be suffering from a medical condition as soon as possible.

At Westside Animal Hospital, a veterinarian on our veterinary team is here to provide help for residents of Cincinnati, OH, with their pets! Through our pet wellness exams, you can help get a full picture of your pet's health, understand any medical ailments they might be going through, and prepare them for treatment. We are here to help your pet live a long and healthy life, and we want to help by giving wellness exams to keep your pet's health in good shape.

Wellness Checkups & Exams

What Happens During a Pet Wellness Exam?

During a pet wellness exam, your pet will undergo a series of tests that are designed to help a veterinarian gain a better understanding of their health. These wellness exams can include things such as:

  • Pet dental exam: This looks at the health of your dog or cat's teeth
  • Pet physical exam: This examines their overall bone and muscle structure for any deformities
  • Pet bloodwork or stool testing: This can help determine if your pet has the proper minerals and vitamins they need, or if they are affected by parasites or other infections

How Else Can My Veterinarian Help?

Using the information obtains from a wellness exam, a veterinarian on our team can help determine if your pet needs to come back for a follow-up visit, or can go home. He or she can initiate treatment based on their findings, such as antibiotics for infections, surgery should they encounter a serious condition, or other types of treatment to help prevent your pet's health problems from overtaking them and leading to complications.

Get Pet Wellness and Pet Exams from a Veterinarian at Our Animal Hospital

At Westside Animal Hospital, we are here to help your pet's health, and can provide pet wellness. Pet exams are available, so call us at (513) 574-5000 to schedule an appointment at our clinic in Cincinnati, OH, and get your pet started on his or her journey toward health!