Scott Forney, DVM, DACVIM Cardiology

  • Special interest and clinical research – cardiovascular biomarkers in diagnosis of heart disease
  • Board-certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine; Cardiology, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center, 2008 – present
  • Cardiology Residency, California Animal Hospital Veterinary Specialty Group, 2008
  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine, 2005
  • University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine, DVM, 2004
  • University of Georgia, B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 1999

About Our Practice

CardiologyOur board certified cardiologist employs the latest modalities to accurately diagnose and treat both congenital and acquired heart disease. Our comprehensive practice offers specialized diagnostics and advanced procedures, and our treatment plans are driven by both the patient’s prognosis and our concern for quality of life.

About Our Services

We provide consultations in a compassionate, professional manner, pursue appropriate diagnostics, and provide detailed information to both the client and referring veterinarian to ensure the best treatment possible for each patient.

Our diagnostic equipment and services include:

  • Cardiac OFA Screening
  • Digital Radiography
  • Doppler Blood Pressure
  • Echocardiography (Cardiac Ultrasound)
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Telemetry
  • 24 Hour Holter/Event Monitoring and Analysis
  • 24 Hour Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Some of the cardiovascular conditions we diagnose and treat:

  • Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Stenosis (AS)
  • Atrial Septal Defect (ASD)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Degenerative Valve Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)
  • Heartworm Disease
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)
  • Mitral Valve Dysplasia (MVD)
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonic Stenosis (PS)
  • Subaortic Stenosis (SAS)
  • Syncope (fainting)
  • Systemic Hypertension
  • Tricuspid Valve Dysplasia (TVD)
  • Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)


Appointments are by referral Monday through Friday. Cardiac emergencies can be seen through the Cardiology department during those times, or through Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care at any time.

Please call us with any questions at 702-871-1152