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Woolwich Township
New Jersey 08085

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  • Stem Cell Therapy for Pets

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    I’ve heard about stem cell therapy in dogs and cats. What is it? Stem cells are unspecialized cells that are capable of renewing themselves though cell division. Under certain conditions, they can become a specific….

  • Ultrasounds for dogs

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    What is an ultrasound? An ultrasound examination, also known as ultrasonography, is a non-invasive imaging technique that allows internal body structures to be seen by recording echoes or reflections of ultrasonic waves. Unlike x-rays, which are….

  • Ultrasounds for Cats

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    What is ultrasound? An ultrasound machine emits and receives high frequency ultrasound waves through a transducer or probe. The probe is placed over the area of interest, directing the sound waves into the body. The….

  • Diabetes Mellitus in Cats

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    What is diabetes mellitus? Diabetes mellitus is a disease of the pancreas, a small organ located near the stomach. The pancreas has two different types of cells that have very different functions. One group of….

  • Diabetes in Dogs

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    Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetes Insipidus in Dogs – Overview This article first addresses diabetes mellitus in dogs. Please scroll down to learn about diabetes insipidus. Make an appointment today – financing options available Call 856.467.0050 Click….

  • Cushing’s Disease in Dogs

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    What is Cushing’s disease? Cushing’s disease (also known as Cushing’s syndrome) is a condition in which the adrenal glands overproduce certain hormones. The medical term for this disease is hyperadrenocorticism.  Literally translated, “hyper” means over active,….

  • Addison’s Disease in Dogs

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    What is Addison’s disease? Addison’s disease is the common name for hypoadrenocorticism. Hypoadrenocorticism is a condition where there is diminished or lowered hormone production from the outer part or cortex of the adrenal gland. Make an appointment today –….

  • Veterinary Acupuncture

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    What is acupuncture? The term acupuncture is from the Latin, “acus” meaning ‘needle’ and “punctura” meaning ‘to prick’. Make an appointment today – financing options available Call 856.467.0050 Click here to make an appointment > Acupuncture,….

  • Bloat/Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus (GDV) in Dogs

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    Bloat/GDV is an urgent, life-threatening disorder. If you suspect your dog is experiencing symptoms of bloat/GDV, you are strongly encouraged to bring your dog to our emergency room immediately. Call us now at 856.467.0050 and Click….

  • Saint Francis Announces Employees of the Month!

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    Congratulations to our Employees of the Month! Christy White, an Emergency and Critical Care Nurse, was nominated by her coworkers as our Employee of the Month. She has shown a positive and exceptional work ethic, and….