Damascus Equine Associates

1941 Long Corner Road, Mount Airy, MD 21771

"Damascus Equine Associates offers a wide range of both ambulatory and in-clinic veterinary services in central Maryland.  We are dedicated to providing high quality comprehensive care, with the long term health and well being of your horse as our primary mission."

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Internal Medicine

Damascus Equine Associates provides internal medicine services both at the farm and in our clinic. Dr. Amy Polkes provides consultation and specialty services for our medical cases as well.

Our diagnostic and therapeutic services include:

Gastrointestinal Evaluation: Gastroscopy, Abdominal Ultrasonography, and Abdominocentesis

Ophthalmic Evaluation: Subpalpebral Lavage System placement, Ocular Ultrasonography

Neurologic Evaluation: Skull and Vertebral Radiography, Cerebral Spinal Fluid (CSF) Collection

Cardiac Evaluation: Electrocardiography and Echocardiography

Respiratory Evaluation: Thoracic Radiography and Ultrasonography, Thoracocentesis, Transtracheal Aspiration, Bronchoalveolar Lavage

Urologic Evaluation: Cystosonography, Cystoscopy


           Squamous cell carcinoma                       Corneal ulcer with stain uptake

A neurologic horse with facial paralysis and a head tilt