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Avocado Animal Hospital uses digital radiographs (x-rays) for diagnosing certain medical and surgical problems.
X-rays are safe and are performed routinely at our hospital for your pets.
Pets can have radiographs either awake or anesthetized.
One very common use of x-rays is in evaluating hip dysplasia, arthritis, fractures, dislocations, skeletal abnormalities, tumors, etc.