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State of the art CT scanner

We have recently installed a brand new, state-of-the-art CT scanner. The CT scanner allows us to improve diagnosis by taking 3D X-ray images of your pet. We are now able to provide a diagnostic imaging service in-house at our Vets4Pets Basildon surgery.

Download our CT Scanner information leaflet here

Why does my pet need a CT scan?

Our priority is your pet, so ensuring they get the right care and treatment as quickly as possible is critical. The easier it is to make a positive diagnosis, the more effectively medical and surgical treatment can be administered

With our brand new, state-of-the-art CT scanner, we can see inside your pet which enables us to provide a more accurate and timely diagnosis of both routine and potentially life threatening conditions. Your pet will need to be sedated or anaesthetised for a short time but don’t worry, we have a fully trained CT nurse on hand to ensure that they receive the best possible care during their time with us

CT scanning provides advanced visualisation of bones, organs and vessels from any angle  

Our advanced CT scanner can scan your pet quickly, which means shorter examination times reducing the time needed for anaesthesia, providing you peace of mind.

The same technology is used in NHS & private hospitals throughout the UK

Our CT scanner performs all examinations including: 

• Orthopaedic problems
• Neurological conditions
• Blood vessel diseases
• Cancer
• Trauma

Commonly seen conditions include:
• Pleural effusion
• Trauma screening
• Tumour staging

For more information please speak to one of our team, we are happy to answer any of your questions of your questions.

Book a CT scan - for referring vets only

Download our CT Scanner information leaflet here