Internal Medicine For Small Animals

Internal Medicine is accessible for case consultation and updates 6 days a week. This ensures that all hospitalized pets receive seamless monitoring and care. Our internal medicine specialists have advanced knowledge of small animal gastroenterology, endocrinology, immune-mediated and infectious disease, diseases of the kidney and lower urinary tract as well as respiratory disease. Our internists provide a continuum of care for both inpatients and outpatients, working closely with you and your referring veterinarian.

Dr. Leyenda Harley, DVM,DACVIM, Director of Internal Medicine at Central Hospital For Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Harley received her undergraduate degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and graduated from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2004. She completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery in Norwalk, Connecticut and went on to do a residency in small animal internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center in Manhattan. She stayed on at AMC as staff in Internal Medicine and was co-director of post-graduate education and the internship program. She is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and sees patients by appointment. Ask your veterinarian for a referral.

Dr. Eric de Madron,DMV,DACVIM (cardiology),DECVIM(internal medicine)

Dr. Eric de Madron is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in Cardiology and the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine. Dr. de Madron has extensive expertise in interventional cardiology (pacemakers, balloon valvulopasties and trans-catheter PDA occlusions), and interventional radiology (placement of tracheal stents for the palliative treatment of tracheal collapse). Dr. de Madron began his North American career as a cardiologist / internist at the DMV Veterinary Centre in Montreal, Quebec, then continued in Ottawa, Ontario, at the Alta Vista Animal Hospital for 16 years. His main clinical interests are prevention and management of congestive heart failure,management of systemic hypertension, interventional cardiology and radiology (with a special interest for tracheal collapse in dogs)
  • Endoscopy including: Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal, Nasopharyngeal, Lower Respiratory, Urogenital
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy including; Foreign Body Retrieval, Esophageal Balloon Procedures
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration and Core Biopsy
        • Tracheal Wash and Bronchoalveolar Lavage, Tracheal Stenting
  • Stem Cell Therapy for the treatment of inflammatory or immune mediated disease such as : Asthma, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Hepatitis and Osteoarthritis.
  • Blood Component Transfusion Therapy
  • Feeding Tube Placement (PEG, Esophagostomy, NE/NG Tube
  • Partial Parenteral Nutrition