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(913) 722-5566

5914 Johnson Drive
Mission, KS 66202

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Specialty Veterinary Care

Mission Veterinary Emergency & Specialty has an expert team of outstanding, board-certified and specially-trained veterinarians who function as an extension of your family veterinarian. Your veterinarian will refer you and your pet to Mission Veterinary Emergency & Specialty when your pet requires specialized diagnostic tests, specialized veterinary care, or surgical procedures that your family veterinarian does not offer. Our specialists have undergone additional years of training in their chosen field and will collaborate with you and your veterinarian concerning your pet’s specific illness or injury. Together we will develop a treatment plan that is best suited for you and your pet.

Mission Veterinary Emergency & Specialty offers advanced specialty veterinary care in the following areas:

  • Cardiology
  • Dentistry
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency/critical care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery

In-house Diagnostic Tests

  • Blood pressure
  • Digital X-rays Reviewed by board-certified radiologists
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • Scanning ultrasound
  • STAT laboratory blood tests:
    • Blood gas analysis
    • Blood lactate measurement
    • Coagulation testing
    • Complete blood count (CBC)
    • Ethylene glycol (antifreeze) testing
    • Parvovirus testing
    • Serum biochemical analysis
    • Urinalysis

Soft Tissue Surgical Procedures

Performed by our specialty veterinarians (included, but not limited to)

  • Abdominal surgeries
  • Bladder stone removal
  • Chest tube placement
  • C-section
  • Emergency tracheostomy
  • Gastric dilatation volvulus (GDV) surgery
  • GI foreign body removal
  • Splenectomy
  • Wound repair

Intensive Monitoring

  • Blood gas measurement (arterial and venous)
  • Blood pressure (direct arterial and indirect) Capnography (end-tidal CO2)
  • Central venous pressure
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Pulse oximetry (O2 saturation)
  • Urinary catheter placement and measurement of urine output

Specialized Critical Care/Therapies

  • Anesthesia for high-risk critical patients
  • ICU ventilator
  • Antivenom therapy
  • Blood component therapy
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) with advanced life support
  • Continuous suction for chest and other drains
  • Electrical defibrillation, cardioversion and emergency transthoracic pacing
  • Feeding tube placement
  • Intravascular volume expansion/shock therapy
  • IV catheter placement (central and peripheral)
  • Nutritional support
  • Oxygen
  • Pain medication delivery via constant rate infusion
  • Peritoneal dialysis

If your pet has experienced a trauma, or needs immediate emergency veterinary care, please come directly to our facility at 5914 Johnson Drive, Mission KS 66202.

If you have any questions, please give us a call at (913) 722-5566.