Equine and Exotic Rhinoscopy

Veterinary Dentistry includes the evaluation, diagnosis, prevention, & treatment of oral disease that extends into regional tissues; therefore, veterinary dentistry specialists are specifically trained to treat orofacial and sinonasal disease.  Rhinoscopy is a minimally invasive procedure performed on a sedated horse that is used to visually evaluate a horse's upper airway system.  

Rhinoscopy ADCS

NMO NMO Pus

Normal NasoMaxillary Opening into Right Sinuses (thin slit)                     NM Hole & conchal deformation due to chronic dental sinusitis

Rhinoscopy Ventral Concha

Pus in the nose secondary to dental sinusitis. (Ventral Conchal Sinus)


Ethmoid Ethmoid Mass

Normal Ethmoid Conchae                                                                 Fibrotic Ethmoid @2 years after removing ethmoid/sinus tumor

Pharnyx Guttural Pouch

View of the nasopharynx showing openings into guttural pouches (Flaps)         View inside a Guttural Pouch containing mucopurulent fluid.




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All Times By Appointment

Monday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

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Sunday:

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