We’re thrilled to pass along the latest news from SFVS: Lori Drourr, DVM, has received Board certification from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) in cardiology, effective July 2009. She is the only ACVIM-certified cardiologist in San Francisco and one of only 19 in the state of California. SFVS now has a total of five ACVIM Board-certified doctors in its Internal Medicine department, providing care seven days a week.
Dr. Drourr joined SFVS’s staff in February 2009, and she sees patients at the hospital on Mondays and Tuesdays. For a telephone consultation or to make a client appointment, please call (415) 401-9200.
Following are just a few of the services available through SFVS’s cardiology care program:
- Echocardiogram – including 2 dimensional, pulse and continuous wave doppler
- Digital radiography
- 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiography (holter monitoring)
- OFA Heart Registry Certification
- Emergency and non-emergency case management and treatment
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