Animal Diagnostic Clinic

E. Kelly Nitsche, DVM, DABVP, DACVIM, Medical Director

DVM, Texas A&M University
Certifications: DABVP, DACVIM
Departments: Internal Medicine


Dr. E. Kelly Nitsche, a Dallas native, brings extensive clinical experience to ADC after five years of internal medicine specialty practice and 18 years of general small animal practice. As a graduate of Texas A&M University, Dr. Nitsche obtained his Bachelor of Science in 1979, Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 1981, and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1983. He is board certified in canine/feline specialty practice by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (2000). After completing a private practice internal medicine residency (in cooperation with Texas A&M University), he achieved board certification by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2004. His special interests are cardiology, endocrinology, hematology and gastroenterology.


General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.