Wellness Exams  Long Beach, CA

Comprehensive Wellness Exams at LBC Vets: Nurturing Your Pet’s Lifelong Health

At LBC Vets, located at 1752 Clark Ave, Long Beach, CA 90815, we believe in proactive and comprehensive veterinary care to ensure the well-being of your cherished companions. Led by Dr. Alexis Kessler, our dedicated veterinary team provides thorough wellness exams that focus on preventative care and early detection of potential health issues.

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About Our Wellness Exams:

Wellness exams are an essential component of your pet’s overall health care. Our comprehensive wellness exams include:

  • Physical Examination:
    Dr. Alexis Kessler conducts a thorough physical examination to assess your pet’s overall health. This includes examining the eyes, ears, nose, mouth, skin, coat, and checking for any abnormalities or signs of illness.
  • Vital Signs Assessment:
    We monitor your pet’s vital signs, including heart rate, respiratory rate, and body temperature, to ensure they are within normal ranges.
  • Weight and Body Condition Evaluation:
    Maintaining a healthy weight is crucial for your pet’s well-being. Dr. Kessler assesses your pet’s weight and body condition, offering guidance on nutrition and weight management when needed.
  • Dental Examination:
    Oral health is integral to your pet’s overall well-being. Our team examines your pet’s teeth and gums, providing recommendations for dental care and addressing any potential dental issues.
  • Vaccination Review:
    Dr. Kessler reviews your pet’s vaccination history and ensures they are up-to-date on core vaccinations. If additional vaccinations are needed based on lifestyle and risk factors, we will discuss and implement a personalized plan.
  • Parasite Prevention and Control:
    We discuss and implement effective parasite prevention measures, including flea and tick control, heartworm prevention, and intestinal parasite prevention.
  • Nutritional Guidance:
    Proper nutrition is key to a healthy life. Dr. Kessler provides expert nutritional guidance, recommending a balanced diet suitable for your pet’s age, breed, and health condition.
  • Behavioral Assessment:
    We discuss any behavioral concerns or changes in behavior, providing counseling and guidance to address issues such as anxiety, aggression, or inappropriate habits.
  • Diagnostic Screenings:
    For senior pets or those with specific health concerns, diagnostic screenings may be recommended, such as bloodwork, urinalysis, or imaging studies.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Wellness exams are crucial for early detection of health issues, allowing for timely intervention. For senior pets, they help monitor and manage age-related conditions.

Yes, indoor pets benefit from wellness exams to detect and address potential health issues, monitor weight, and ensure they receive appropriate vaccinations.

Bring your pet's medical history, including vaccination records and details about their diet and lifestyle. If your pet is exhibiting any specific symptoms, provide that information as well.

 

For comprehensive and personalized wellness exams that prioritize your pet’s health, contact LBC Vets at (562) 579-4485. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Alexis Kessler to establish a wellness plan tailored to your pet’s unique needs.