Veterinary Dermatology

WestVet's Dr. Andrea Cannon offers comprehensive veterinary dermatology care for pets suffering from allergies, skin diseases, rashes, parasites, and/or hair loss.

A veterinary dermatologist is a licensed veterinarian who has completed extensive training in the discipline of dermatology and who has been board certified by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD). Dr. Andrea Cannon, WestVet Veterinary Dermatology offers the highest level of care for your petWestVet 24 hour Animal Emergency and Specialty center is delighted to offer the services of Dr. Andrea Cannon, board certified Veterinary Dermatologist.

Veterinary dermatologists diagnose and treat cats and dogs with benign and malignant disorders of the skin, mouth, hair, and nails. These specialists have expertise in a wide variety of advanced diagnostic testing procedures which may include: microscopic examinations of skin biopsy specimens, allergy tests, cytological smears, potassium hydroxide preparations, fungal cultures, microbiological examinations of skin scrapings and secretions.

Dr. Andrea Cannon will be seeing patients on the following dates:

  • September  11, 12
  • October  2,3
  • October  23,24
  • November 13, 14
  • December 11, 12

Please call 208.375.1600 for an appointment.

New patients, please access the WestVet Veterinary Dermatology form HERE. 

Veterinary dermatological treatment methods such as cryosurgery, laser surgery, nail surgery, excisional surgery, biopsy techniques, and externally applied or injected medications may be used to resolve the following ailments:

Infectious or Non-Infectious Skin Disease:  yeast or bacterial infections
Parasitic Skin Disease: skin mites, demodex mange, and scabies
Autoimmune Diseases: systemic lupus, erythematous, and pemphigous skin problems
Allergy and Allergy-Induced Skin Diseases: internal malignancy and hepatocutaneous syndrome