Beth Hanselman

DVM, DVSc, Dip ACVIM
Internal Medicine
Dr. Hanselman graduated from the DVM program at the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph in 2001, where she received the Andrew Smith Memorial Medal for academic and clinical achievement.

Following graduation, Dr. Hanselman was employed as a small animal veterinarian in Burlington for two years. Dr. Hanselman subsequently returned to the Ontario Veterinary College in 2003 to complete a one-year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery, followed by a three year clinical residency and DVSc in small animal internal medicine.

Board certification with the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine was achieved in 2007. Dr. Hanselman has completed a DVSc thesis on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
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Internal Medicine

ADVANCED MEDICAL CARE FOR YOUR PET

Our Internal Medicine Department is committed to providing advanced medical care by experienced, board-certified doctors and compassionate support staff. Our internal medicine specialists have extensive training in diagnosing and treating diseases affecting your pet’s internal systems. Your appointment will include a detailed history, performing a thorough physical examination, and then formulating an appropriate diagnostic plan. Once a diagnosis has been achieved, an individualized therapeutic plan is devised and reviewed in detail with you. Ongoing support for both you and your family veterinarian is provided as needed.

COMMON REASONS THAT PROMPT A REFERRAL TO AN INTERNAL MEDICINE SPECIALIST:

  • Acute or chronic vomiting or diarrhea
  • Anemia (low red blood cell count, pale gums)
  • Consultation on endocrine disease such as diabetes or cushing’s disease
  • Coughing or sneezing
  • Decreased appetite
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Foreign body ingestion or inhalation
  • Laboratory and imaging abnormalities
  • Lethargy
  • Abnormalities with urination or drinking
  • Undiagnosed masses
  • Weight loss

OUR AREAS OF EXPERTISE INCLUDE:

  • Endocrine
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Hematologic (Blood System)
  • Hepatic (Liver) and Pancreatic
  • Immunological (Immune System)
  • Infectious diseases
  • Renal (Kidney)
  • Respiratory
  • Urogenita

PROCEDURES THAT WE ROUTINELY PERFORM INCLUDE:

  • Arthrocentesis (Joint Tap)
  • Aspirates and Biopsing
  • Blood Pressure Assessment
  • Bone Marrow Sampling
  • Bronchoscopy and Bronchoalveolar Lavage (Scoping of Airways)
  • Cystoscopy (Scoping of Urethra and Urinary Bladder)
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Biopsy
  • Fecal Biotherapy
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Foreign Body Retrieval via Endoscopy
  • Diagnostic Testing for Nasal Disease
  • Radiography and Interpretation
  • Rhinoscopy (Scoping of the Nose)
  • Ultrasonography
  • Urohydropropulsion
Mississauga Oakville Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital

2285 Bristol Circle

Oakville, Ontario L6H 6P8

Main: 905-829-9444

Fax: 905-829-9646

Hospital Hours:

    Mon-Sun: Open 24 hours

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