Endoscopy is a nonsurgical procedure that utilizes a flexible tool called an endoscope. The endoscope is a highly specialized tool that allows veterinarians to see inside your pet’s body in a minimally invasive way.
Endoscopic procedures are used in a variety of different ways for a number of ailments. Franklin here was able to have a sock removed from his stomach using the endoscope and was back at home the same day. Without an endoscope he would have required surgery to have the sock removed.
Endoscopy also allows veterinarians to provide better and earlier diagnosis, making it a valuable tool to modern veterinary medicine.
If you would like to learn more about how endoscopy can benefit your pet please don’t hesitate to contact us today at (919) 403-5591.