Cat Care of Vinings offers comprehensive veterinary care. We specialize in cat rhinoscopy, a crucial diagnostic procedure for nasal and sinus issues.


Understanding Cat Rhinoscopy

Cat rhinoscopy is a diagnostic procedure that involves the insertion of a thin, flexible tube equipped with a camera into the nasal passages and sinuses of a cat. This non-invasive technique allows our veterinarians to visually inspect and evaluate the nasal cavity, diagnose abnormalities, and determine the appropriate course of action for treatment.

a person holding a magnifying glass over a cat

The Process and Benefits

During a cat rhinoscopy, our skilled veterinarians carefully navigate the nasal passages, capturing real-time images that aid in identifying issues such as nasal polyps, foreign bodies, or infections. This procedure is particularly valuable for cats experiencing chronic nasal discharge, sneezing, or respiratory difficulties.

Benefits of Cat Rhinoscopy at Cat Care of Vinings:

  1. Accurate Diagnosis: Cat rhinoscopy enables precise identification of nasal and sinus issues, guiding effective treatment plans for optimal outcomes.
  2. Non-Invasive Procedure: The minimally invasive nature of cat rhinoscopy ensures reduced stress for your cat and a quicker recovery period.
  3. Tailored Treatment: With detailed visual information obtained through rhinoscopy, our veterinarians can develop customized treatment strategies suited to your cat’s specific needs.

When is Cat Rhinoscopy Necessary?

  • Chronic Nasal Issues: If your cat exhibits persistent nasal discharge, frequent sneezing, or nasal congestion, rhinoscopy can help uncover the underlying cause.
  • Unexplained Respiratory Symptoms: When standard diagnostic methods fail to identify the source of respiratory symptoms, rhinoscopy becomes a valuable tool for a more in-depth examination.
  • Post-Injury or Surgery Assessment: In cases where a cat has experienced nasal trauma or undergone nasal surgery, a rhinoscopy may be necessary to assess the healing process and identify any complications.

Veterinary Services in Atlanta, GA

Wellness Care and Prevention


Surgical Biopsies

Ultrasound-Guided Biopsies


Boarding and Grooming


Bladder Stone Removal



Special Needs or Medical Boarding

Detailed Dental Health

Dental Extractions