In House Laboratory:

At Smithville Animal Hospital, we perform numerous diagnostics in the clinic.  For automated testing, we use IDEXX for both in-clinic and send-out evaluations.   

In the clinic we offer testing for:

  • CBC (complete blood count) 
  • Serum Chemistries  - including SDMA
  • Electrolytes
  • Heartworm and tick-borne disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Leptospirosis
  • Feline Leukemia/FIV
  • Glucose and Fructosamine
  • Thyroid
  • Urinalysis
  • Cytology
  • Giardia

Reference Laboratory:

For further testing, or for tests we do not perform in-clinic, we send samples to IDEXX.

Our commonly utilized send-out tests include:

  • Fecal evaluations - Idexx tests for the presence of antigens associated with parasites, along with looking for microscopic eggs.
  • Biopsies
  • Wellness evaluations - (CBC/Chemistries/Thyroid) for pets who do not need immediate results
  • Cytology
  • Culture/sensitivity
  • PCR
  • Progesterone
  • Endocrinopathy testing 
  • A full catalog of testing for most of your pet's needs