Elmwood-Grove Animal Hospital

8035 West Grand Avenue
River Grove, IL 60171

(708)456-6700

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Services

Because of the shorter lifespan of our pets, we stress the importance of an annual physical examination. Thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary services to keep your companions feeling their best. 

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services:  Our hospital is equipped to provide diagnostic and therapeutic services to care for your pets' complete health care needs.  

Surgical Services:  Our state-of-the-art surgical suite provides for the performance of a wide variety of surgical procedures. We have full monitoring and radiosurgery capabilities.

Imaging:  We have Digital X-ray, Endoscopy (Including Rhinoscopy), and Color-Doppler Ultrasound for safely and painlessly peering inside your pet so that we can solve difficult internal medicine puzzles.

Anesthesia:  We utilize the safest available anesthetics to provide an extra margin of safety, especially for our older or high-risk patients. Using the most modern equipment, the patient's vital signs are monitored during all anesthetic procedures.

Electrocardiography & Echocardiography Services:  We provide ECG services on-site as well as consultations with cardiology specialists.

Dentistry:  Our dental services include teeth cleaning and polishing, dental X-rays, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery.

Laboratory:  Our in-house laboratory facilities provide for serum chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis and parasite testing with results in 20 minutes. We also utilize commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized diagnostics and consultations.

International and Domestic Paperwork: Traveling anytime soon? We have both international and domestic health certificates. Our doctors are certified to sign off on important travel documents that your pet will need when traveling.

Permanent identification: We offer USA and International microchip identification.

Pharmacy:  We maintain a complete inventory of pharmaceuticals, vitamins, shampoos, flea and tick control products and heartworm preventatives to meet the needs of your pet. We also carry a full line of prescription diets.

Individualized Flea Control Programs:  We develop programs for the specific needs of your pet and your own particular environmental situation. We will review with you the best ways to control fleas in your house, in your yard and on your pet.

Dietary Counseling:  We will provide guidance regarding your pet's nutritional needs for each life stage, including dietary requirements for growth, weight maintenance and performance.

Behavioral Counseling:  We can provide advice regarding the correction of problems such as excessive barking, chewing, spraying, scratching, digging, house soiling and aggression.

Boarding:  We provide pet boarding as a service to our clients. All boarders receive personal attention from our caring staff. Pets may be dropped off and picked up during regular business hours Monday through Saturday.

Bathing:  Routine and therapeutic bathing services are available.

Emergency Care:  Please call our main telephone number at 708-456-6700 for instructions for after-hour emergencies.