Dr. Sedacca Virtually Presents to NYSVMS

Dr. Cassidy Sedacca presented “It’s Not Just Grain-Free: An Update on Diet-Associated Canine Cardiomyopathy” to the Hudson Valley Chapter of the New York State Veterinary Medical Society, via zoom on Wednesday, April 14. The lecture provided participants with a comprehensive update on… Read More

Specialty Spotlight: Meningoencephalitis of Unknown Origin

Specialty Spotlight: Meningoencephalitis of Unknown Origin
Laura Krzykowski, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

There are a variety of infectious and autoimmune diseases that can lead to encephalopathy in our canine patients. In this region of the country, we see autoimmune disease far more commonly than infectious diseases.  The subtypes of autoimmune encephalitis are named… Read More

Specialty Spotlight: Classifications of Shock

Specialty Spotlight: Classifications of Shock
Madeline Libin, DVM, DACVECC

There are several types of shock, but ultimately the definition of shock is consistent. Shock is the result of any condition in which the metabolic demand for oxygen exceeds uptake and utilization of oxygen. Most cases of shock are due to decreased delivery of blood to tissues.

Shock is… Read More

Upstate Veterinary Specialties

Upstate Veterinary Specialties