WHAT'S NEW AT CVS?
Next Session: Approach to Abdominal Radiographs. Wed., Sept. 2, 2015.
Presented by: Lenore Mohammadian, DVM, DACVR.
12 hours of RACE approved CE available from this round series. CE sessions open to all interested DVM's.
Congratulations to all those involved with the making of “My Friend: Changing The Journey” documentary that featured CVS and others dedicated to helping the fight against cancer in companion animals.
The American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) and California Veterinary Specialists are teaming up for the 7th annual public service event providing free screening eye exams to Service Animals throughout the month of May 2014. Eligible service animals are invited to receive a free eye exam from our board certified ophthalmologist. Repeat clients from past events are welcome to part
Recently, the Morris Animal Foundation had their annual San Diego K9 Cancer Walk and this year California Veterinary Specialists was out in full force. CVS had a booth and offered raffle prizes, a doggie cake and lots of smiles for anyone who stopped by. A big thank you goes to Leah Larscheidt, our team captain and an employee at our Carlsbad location, for organizing team Angel Care for the Cure.
Animal and human healthcare thought leaders gathered in Seattle on Wednesday, December 11, for the first annual "Translational and Comparative Research Summit." The Summit raised awareness in the medical, research and investment communities about species-spanning approaches to healthcare, which are leading to breakthrough therapies and new standards of care.
We are now accepting enrollment for dogs with palpable tumor, measurable cytologically or histologically confirmed malignancy for a non-invasive, non-thermal cancer treatment that brings newfound hope to the global cancer conversation. Please see ad below for more details and contact information.
One cat is very lucky to be alive with the help of some fast-acting Murrieta firefighters. On Wednesday, September 18, 2013, firefighters responded to a blaze at a smoke-filled home where the cat was found unconscious with labored breathing. The firefighters used one of their new oxygen masks designed specifically for animals to revive the fluffy Persian cat. The masks were donated by Californi
In case you missed it, check out last week’s KUSI-TV live segment with Dr. Ogilvie as he discusses cancer treatment for animals.
Dr. Lin, a 2012 UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine graduate, is sharing her experiences during her first year as a veterinarian: One month into my internship at California Veterinary Specialists and I still feel like a bit of an imposter walking, into a room and introducing myself as the veterinarian. While I may look like I just graduated from high, school, the clients seem to find confidence
CARLSBAD, Calif. -- A canine cancer facility in Carlsbad is conducting a new study that could potentially be a game-changer when it comes to treating pets and eventually humans.
“It has not been done,” said Oncologist and Internist Dr. Greg Ogilvie who is also Director of the Angel Care Cancer Center. “It’s a new area of research that is exciting and we hope will develop not only...
California Veterinary Specialist continues to work with medical industry partners to help create new therapies for the treatment of our companion animal family members. We have recently launched a Phase II double blind placebo controlled clinical trial targeting canine lipomas. The hypothesis is that an injection of Cl histolyticum purified collagenase (enzyme) will cause a rapid and durable reduc
Thanks to discounted services from California Veterinary Specialists and a generous donation from the FACE foundation
, I am doing great and am going home today. Hi! My name is Sally and I almost died because of an intestinal obstruction. Like many people today, my family is having a difficult time financially and ...
CARLSBAD (CBS 8) - There's good news to report about a yellow lab who survived after being hit by two cars in Oceanside.
Zeus was able to go home Thursday to continue his recovery - something that wouldn't be possible without the generous support of News 8 viewers.
More than $12,000 has been raised to pay his hospital bill in full.
In this video report, News 8's Jeff Zevely has more on...
UPDATE: News 8 viewers have now paid Zeus's bill in full. Watch News 8 at 5 p.m. today, when Zeus goes home!
CARLSBAD (CBS 8) - He was run down and left for dead, but now a dog named Zeus is on the road to recovery.
Zeus was hit by two cars in the North County over the weekend. While the two drivers took off, two Good Samaritans stepped in and rushed the dog to an animal hospital.
Arno J. Mundt MD, Professor and Chair, Mary Ann Rose MD, Professor and Medical Director (North County), and Joshua Lawson MD, Assistant Professor and Chief of the CNS and Radiosurgery Service, toured the Angel Care Cancer Center in North County San Diego. A state-of-the-art facility founded in 2004 and staffed by board-certified veterinary medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and ...
In September of 2009, Jeffery Renick who is confined to a wheelchair, lost his faithful companion service dog, Howard, after a valiant fight with cancer. Bereft, with a golden retriever sized hole in his heart, Jeffery searched for new friend and companion and found Lucy, a happy energetic labradoodle that he hoped to place in training for Howard’s job.
"In the middle of a stressful, sad day, a man walked up to our front desk and waited patiently as we worked with some very stressed out clients. And then he did something that made us all cry,” said Dr. Amy Carr ...
Daisy the dog is back on her feet, with help from California Veterinary Specialists in Carlsbad and generous donors to the FACE Foundation. Daisy, a year-old American bulldog mix, was hit by a truck Jan. 15...
The doctors and staff of California Veterinary Specialists are proud to celebrate our 10th Anniversary. We have grown so much in a decade! We opened our doors on April 1st 2000 with a staff of 13. What we lacked in numbers we had in heart. We now have three campuses in two counties and a staff of 150.
We started our company with two specialties: emergency/critical care and internal medicine....
The CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System is a non-invasive alternative to surgery for the treatment of both cancerous and non-cancerous tumors anywhere in the body, including the prostate, lung, brain, spine, liver, pancreas and kidney. The treatment – which delivers beams of high dose radiation to tumors with extreme accuracy – offers new hope to patients worldwide.
Though its name...
An open facility is more than a building design; it's a way of life at California Veterinary Specialists in Carlsbad, California. The doctors at this practice share space and cases in a convenient, free-flowing facility. There's no such thing as "my case" or "your case" at California Veterinary Specialists in Carlsbad, Calif. Every doctor shares cases, information, and expertise to ...