Pet Dermatology in Shreveport, LA
We’re industry leaders in pet dermatology, and we’ve treated our share of itchy pets. Skin conditions and allergies are common among dogs and cats, and we know how challenging their conditions can be not just for them, but for their owners, too.
Meet Dr. Michelle Woodward
At UVH, we have a board-certified veterinary dermatologist, Dr. Michelle Woodward, who can help you and your pet. She will work with you and your veterinarian to determine the cause of your pet’s problems and formulate a treatment plan to ease their itchy skin and other symptoms.
Conditions Our Pet Dermatologist Can Treat
Dr. Woodward has advanced training and certification in all aspects of skin disease, including:
- Hair loss
- Itchy skin (licking, chewing, scratching)
- Skin infections (including resistant staphylococcus and yeast)
- Ear infections
- Draining tracts
- Nail disease
- Hormonal diseases (hypothyroidism, Cushing’s)
- Immune-mediated skin diseases such as lupus and pemphigus
Dermatologic Services We Offer at UVH
Allergies and skin disorders in pets tend to be lifelong conditions that can flare up on and off. Our goal is to make your pet’s condition manageable by discovering its underlying cause and choosing the best treatment options to control their symptoms.
Services we offer to diagnose skin conditions and allergies in pets include:
- Intradermal allergy testing
- Serum (blood) allergy testing
- Video otoscopy
- Bacterial culture and susceptibility testing
Dr. Woodward and her dedicated staff will work with you and your veterinarian to find the best possible treatment plan for your pet.
Contact us today at (318) 797-5522 if your pet has a skin condition or possible allergy.