Internal Medicine

Internal MedicineDr. Bill Kinney and the staff at North Georgia Veterinary Referral Practice work closely with family veterinarians to provide advanced medical, diagnostic and surgical services for pets. A diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, Dr. Kinney oversees all referral cases sent to his referral hospital.  

North Georgia Veterinary Referral Practice is equipped to handle advanced and challenging medical cases. Dr. Kinney has experience diagnosing and treating problems affecting the cardiocirculatory, gastrointestinal, urinary and respiratory systems using the most sophisticated, state-of-the-art technology. Whatever the illness, Dr. Kinney develops a comprehensive plan to diagnose and treat the pet’s problem.

In order to provide accurate and comprehensive diagnostics, North Georgia Veterinary Referral Practice is well-equipped with digital radiology, high-resolution video endoscopy and laparoscopy, high resolution ultrasonography, and an in-house clinical pathology laboratory.

Some of the services that our internal medicine department offer include abdominal ultrasounds for spleen, liver, kidney, gall bladder, urinary bladder and pancreatic problems; cardiac ultrasounds for heart and lung problems; endoscopic procedures for problems affecting the lungs, stomach, intestines and sinuses; and treatment for Cushing's disease, diabetes and Addison's disease