VCA Aurora Animal Hospital

Lindsay McKay, DVM, DACVD, Veterinary Specialist

DVM, University of Florida
Certifications: DACVD
Departments: Dermatology


Dr. McKay received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Florida.  She then went on to complete an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at VCA Berwyn and Aurora and completed a three-year residency in dermatology at VCA Aurora.  Dr. McKay is currently on the ACVD credentials committee.  She is also a member of the Chicagoland  Veterinary Dermatology Group.  Dr. McKay offers total management of allergies including skin testing, serum testing, and allergen-specific immunotherapy, as well as diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune diseases, alopecias, and chronic or recurrent pyoderma, otitis and pododermatitis.


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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 or simply come right over.  We are open 24 hours/day 7 days per week - 365 days a year.  Call ahead if you will need assistance in getting your pet into our facility.