Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

Advanced Veterinary Diagnostics

At Willamette Valley Animal Hospital, we're embracing the future of veterinary medicine with the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Our commitment to your beloved pets is reflected in our adoption of advanced revolutionary AI technologies, including the state-of-the-art VETSCAN IMAGYST by Zoetis.

Our in-house diagnostic lab is at the forefront of this transformation. Through the lens of this cutting-edge technology, we use AI algorithms to analyze vast datasets with unparalleled precision. This allows us to swiftly identify ailments and guide our veterinarians towards personalized treatment plans, ensuring your pets receive the most effective care.

The IMAGYST, a key component of our AI-driven approach, is more than just a tool; it's a game-changer. It offers AI blood smear, AI fecal, and digital cytology image transfer in a single platform, reshaping the way we care for your animal companions. This innovative tool combines AI diagnostic testing with real human clinical pathology expertise, empowering confident treatment decisions and elevating patient care.

At Willamette Valley Animal Hospital, we're not just keeping up with the future of veterinary medicine - we're helping to shape it. From diagnosing illnesses to creating personalized treatment plans, AI technologies are transforming animal healthcare. Join us as we harness the power of AI to enhance our diagnostic capabilities and deliver exceptional care for your pets. 

Experience the future of veterinary medicine at Willamette Valley Animal Hospital!

In-House Labs:

We leverage cutting-edge technology in our in-house laboratory to provide accurate and immediate results, enabling us to deliver the highest standard of pet care. Here are some of the diagnostic services we offer:

Radiographs (Digital X-Rays):

Digital radiography allows us to examine your pet's internal systems with precision and detail. This non-invasive procedure uses low doses of radiation, making it safe for pets of all ages. Radiographs are essential for evaluating organs, bones, and diagnosing conditions such as arthritis, spinal cord diseases, fractures, and tumors.

Digital Dental X-Rays:

Our advanced dental radiography captures detailed images of your pet's teeth and oral structures, aiding in the diagnosis and treatment of dental issues such as periodontal disease, tooth decay, and oral tumors.


Ultrasound imaging provides real-time visualization of your pet's internal organs, assisting in the diagnosis of conditions such as tumors, organ abnormalities, and fluid accumulation.

Electrocardiograms (ECG):

ECG tests evaluate your pet's heart rhythm and electrical activity, helping us diagnose cardiac abnormalities and monitor heart health.

Heartworm Tests:

Early detection of heartworm disease is crucial for effective treatment. Our heartworm tests identify the presence of heartworm larvae in your pet's bloodstream, allowing for timely intervention.

Fecal Analysis:

Fecal exams detect the presence of parasites in your pet's stool, enabling us to prescribe appropriate deworming treatments and prevent parasitic infections.


CBC & Prep Profile Blood Panels: /

Our comprehensive blood panels provide valuable insights into your pet's overall health, including red and white blood cell counts, organ function, and metabolic status.

Progesterone & Thyroxine Testing:

Progesterone and thyroxine tests help assess reproductive health and thyroid function in breeding animals, aiding in fertility management and thyroid disease diagnosis.

FeLV\FIV Tests:

FeLV/FIV tests screen for feline leukemia virus (FeLV) and feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), enabling early detection and management of these serious feline diseases.

Skin Cytology:

Skin cytology involves microscopic examination of skin cells to diagnose skin conditions such as infections, allergies, and tumors.

Urine Analysis:

Urine tests provide valuable information about your pet's kidney function, urinary tract health, and metabolic status, aiding in the diagnosis of urinary tract infections, kidney disease, and other conditions.

Our in-house laboratory services play a crucial role in diagnosing and managing your pet's health, ensuring they receive the care they deserve.

Please note that this list represents a selection of our in-house laboratory services, and we offer additional diagnostic tests and services to meet your pet's unique needs.