Established in 1997, the Ocala Equine Hospital is a surgical referral center with a full range of advanced surgical and diagnostic equipment and a major hub for equine services in the region. They have special expertise in fracture repair, as well as ambulatory services for emergencies, preventative care, lameness, reproduction, radiography and general medical care.
Their full-service, in-house laboratory offers numerous blood tests, hormone assays and microbiology techniques for their hospital patients as well as third-party vet practitioners. They are a certified equine infectious anemia (Coggins) lab and conduct plenty of other regulatory import/export tests you may need. Their lab staff consists of Candy Finnie, MT (ASCP), MT (AMT), CLS (NCA) and Esther Dickson, MT (ASCP), BS.
Other diagnostic services from Ocala Equine Hospital include:
- Direct Digital Radiography
- Digital Ultrasound
- Dynamic Respiratory Endoscopy
- Nuclear Scintigraphy
- Lameness Evaluations