The fees for outpatient imaging will come from the following:
Imaging Procedural fee
If deemed medically necessary for proper imaging, the fee for anesthesia is based on duration of the anesthetic event, and will include monitoring and recovery. This fee is typically around $200.
Sedation will be used if necessary to facilitate a complete ultrasound exam. The sedation fee will include the drug, administration fee, and monitoring of the animal until complete recovery. This fee is typically $30.
Outpatient Professional Fee
There will be a professional fee that will include the physical exam, image interpretation, reports and CD for the owner and veterinarian. This fee is typically $100.
The following are approximate cost for the medical imaging procedures:
The Veterinary Teaching hospital strives to provide reasonable costs for services, but modern veterinary care can be very costly. Referring veterinarians are asked to review our payment policy with their clients before the referral. Medical imaging procedures are not inexpensive and we don't want clients to have any surprises about the cost of testing.
Outpatient care is the care that is completed entirely on the day of the study.
Please call our accounting office at (540) 231-6062 if you have question concerning billing of the outpatient imaging services.