We are excited to have Dr. Stacey Hoffman on board. She is Harvard and MIT trained, has extensive experience in referral internal medicine, and offers a pragmatic and friendly approach.

Small Animal Internal Medicine

Internal medicine specialists utilize advanced diagnostic testing and imaging technology to diagnose and treat a broad range of diseases. The broad umbrella of internal medicine encompasses many organ systems including

  • gastroenterology (disorders of the esophagus, stomach, and intestines)
  • endocrinology (hormonal disorders including diabetes, Cushing’s, thyroid imbalances)
  • respiratory (diseases affecting the nose, upper airways, and lungs)
  • nephrology (kidney diseases)
  • urology (urinary problems)
  • immunology and infectious diseases

Choice Internal Medicine services include:

  • Ultrasound of the abdomen and chest
  • Ultrasound guided fine needle aspirates and biopsies
  • Bone marrow aspirates
  • Blood and plasma transfusions
  • Gastroduodenoscopy (evaluation of the stomach and intestines with an endoscope)
  • Endoscopic (nonsurgical) foreign body retrieval from esophagus and stomach
  • Nutritional support including placement of feeding tubes
  • Joint taps
  • 24 hour hospitalization for critical patients