Specialty Clinics 

 

Winnipeg Animal Eye Clinic

RedRiver Community College

2055 Notre Dame Avenue

Winnipeg, MB


Dr. Bruce H. Grahn, D.V.M. Diplomate AVBP, ACVO - Professor Ophthalmology,WCVM  will be in Winnipeg, January 26 & 27th, 2013.

For registration, click here.

Saturday & Sunday Fees – CERF Jan 26th & 27th, 2013

 


 

Dermatology / Intradermal Skin Testing with Dr. Yu

OAKBANK ANIMAL HOSPITAL
P.O. BOX 190
26157 Oakwood Road
OAKBANK, MB.  R0E 1J0
PHONE: (204) 444-3615   FAX: (204) 444-3616
obah@mts.net

Mon- Wed, February 25-27, 2013

To schedule an appointment please call 444-3615.
Appointments must be pre-scheduled & pre-paid by Monday, February 11, 2013
Cancellations after February 11, 2013 will be charged $50.00

Please book early as space is limited! 

IMPORTANT:

  1. Pets must be at least 18 months of age.

  2. Medications withdrawal times in preparation for testing area as follows:

    1. Injectable steroids (e.g. Depo-Medrol) for 8-12 weeks
      b. Oral steroids (e.g. prednisone, Vanectyl-P, etc.) for 4 weeks.
      c. Atopica (cyclosporine) for 2-4 weeks
      d. Topical steroids (e.g. Otomax, Surolan, etc.) for 2 weeks
      e. Oral or topical antihistamines for 2 weeks
      f. Essential Fatty Acids (capsules or high EFA diets) for 2 weeks

    2. Pets may be on antibiotics/antiyeast up to the time of testing. 

    3. Preliminary diagnostic tests such as skin scrapings, treatment for  Sarcoptes, food trials, etc. should    be done prior to referring for skin testing. 

    4. An 8-12 hour fast is required for all patients for sedation/anesthesia.

Fees:

  • Consult Only - $175.00 

  • Intradermal Skin Testing WITH consult- $475.00  (NOTE: Performed with client present and discussion throughout the procedure and results will be emailed to referring DVM and client with treatment suggestions as well as option to pursue immunotherapy.) 

  • Intradermal Skin Testing WITHOUT consult- $390.00  (NOTE: Performed without client present and results emailed to referring DVM and client with option to pursue immunotherapy and no further recommendations.) 

  • Skin Scrape/Cytology/Imp Smear (if required) - $55.00 

  • Biopsy- $135.00 and anesthetic costs 

  • Anesthetic for Cats- $83.58 plus the cost of intradermal testing 

Note:
** All pets receive a sedation (dogs) or anesthetic (cats) for skin testing.  
**Additional anesthesia fees apply for feline intradermal testing.

Here is the related required documentation.