Through the use of our diagnostic imaging tools, we collate information and create a clinical health picture for your horse, which enables us to provide an ongoing management strategy. Not only do we have access to high quality imaging equipment, we also have the know-how to perform advanced radiography and ultrasonography, along with interpretation of the findings. Our unique skill set, also lends itself to engaging with referring horse health providers
Ability to objectively measure and monitor your horses’ gait.
High quality, wireless digital x-ray technology to assess both the limbs and axial skeleton.
High powered ultrasound to provide ultra sonographic information on difficult to image areas such as the neck, back, sacroiliac and lumbosacral joints, as well as the lower limbs.
High definition video endoscopy for the upper airways, lung and also a 3 metre endoscope to assess the stomach for ulcers.
High speed treadmill for exercise testing and dynamic upper airway endoscopy.
In-house blood machines to assess immune function, red cells, lactate, inflammatory markers and body systems such as liver, kidney and muscle enzymes.
High definition digital x-ray for musculoskeletal conditions.
High definition ultrasound we are able to provide ultrasonographic information on difficult to image areas such as the neck, back, sacroiliac and lumbosacral joints.
At MEC we believe in a team approach when it comes to your horse’s health and performance. We encourage referrals from veterinarians, hoof care providers and other allied horse health care providers. We are professional and transparent with all referrals, checking all those involved informed of what we find.
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