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Internal Medicine and Cardiology

The QVSH small animal medicine department has a tremendous depth and breadth of experience. With the assistance of our highly experienced colleagues in diagnostic imaging, clinical pathology, neurology, oncology and surgery we are pleased to offer a completely integrated approach to the diagnosis and management of all your complex medical and cardiology cases.

Before your referral appointment, we can offer advice on blood test results, radiographs or ECG recordings. We are also always happy to accept emergency cases. Please contact us on the main QVSH phone number (01223 337621) or email

Services offered include

• Free telephone or email advice about challenging medical cases
• Upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy and placement of feeding tubes
• Rhinoscopy
• Bronchoscopy and bronchoalveolar lavage
• Foreign body retrieval from the lungs and oesophagus
• Cardiac work-up including ECG and echocardiography
• Echocardiography
• Pacemaker implantation
• Balloon valvuloplasty 
• Advanced imaging (MRI and CT)
• Ultrasound
• Laparoscopic biopsies of pancreas and liver
• Tranfusions for anaemic patients
• Bone marrow aspiration and core biopsy
• On site laboratory offering same day analyses to assist with rapid diagnosis

General contact details:

01223 337621

For all enquiries during office hours and for emergency referrals at any time


Address: Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 0ES

How to find us

Refer a case

Reception staff will try to contact the clinician immediately for you. In the case of an emergency we will do our utmost to get a response at the time and in all cases within the day.

Please use our referral form

Medicine Specialist Dr Eleanor Raffan, who has clinical and research expertise in obesity, is now offering a specialist obesity referral clinic that will give owners a chance to discuss their issues managing their pets' weight and receive tailored advice for each patient.

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