Penn Vet | Internal Medicine
New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
Emergencies & Appointments:
Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA

Internal Medicine

Penn Vet, internal medicine at Ryan Hospital

What is an internist?

Internists, or specialists in internal medicine, diagnose and treat serious and chronic health problems in dogs and cats that are referred to us. We specialize in endocrinology, gastroenterology, infectious disease, nutrition and urology. Our internationally recognized Internal Medicine clinical team is skilled in a range of endoscopic techniques.

Why see an internist?

Typically, your veterinarian would refer you and your companion animal to us because they might need more expertise in a certain area of specialization

Internal Medicine staff apply new diagnostic methods and treatments to existing and emerging diseases and are actively engaged in basic and clinical research that is pushing forward the boundaries of medical science. 

Why see an internist at Penn Vet?

We specialize in anything that has to do with vital organs: endocrinology, hematology, gastroenterology, nutrition, nephrology, urology, immune-mediated diseases, and infectious diseases. Our clinical team comprises board-certified veterinarians with unparalleled expertise. But most important? We deeply believe in compassionate care, and your animal will receive the best treatment available anywhere.

What We Offer

Young cat at Penn Vets Ryan Hospital

Our Clinical Team

Our clinical team comprises faculty, clinicians, clinical residents, interns, staff, and students, all of whom are dedicated to the highest standards of veterinary care.

Meet our team
Feline client, Internal Medicine, Penn Vet

Internal Medicine A-Z

Review this comprehensive list of conditions, diseases, disorders, and topics of interest to help you find what you need.

Visit the Internal Medicine A-Z List

Diabetes Program

Our specialists provide exceptional treatment to diabetic dogs and cats, improving the quality of their lives.

Learn more about Diabetes Options
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Feline Hyperthyroidism & I-131

I-131 therapy is an effective treatment for hyperthyroidism in cats. In approximately 95% of cases, the disease is cured after one injection.

Learn more about Feline Hyperthyroidism & I-131
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Kidney & Urinary Care

Just like you, your animal has two kidneys that are vital in cleaning impurities from its body. Learn how we care for your pet's kidneys and their entire gynourological systems.

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Penn Animal Blood Bank

Penn Animal Blood Bank

PABB manages a large volunteer blood donor program to meet the transfusion needs of the patients at Penn Vet.

Learn more about the Penn Animal Blood Bank

Referring veterinarian?

If you are referring a patient to Ryan Hospital, please...

Now Offering Extracorporeal Therapies

As part of our ECT service, we now offer dialysis and plasma exchange to patients who need these treatment options.