VCA Bay Area Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Hospital

Departments & Doctors Overview

VCA Bay Area Veterinary Specialists (BAVS) exists to serve our patients, their owners and their veterinarians.

In accordance with our role in providing advanced diagnostic and therapeutic care through close interaction with our referring veterinarians, our commitment is to provide the highest quality veterinary medical service possible, to advance the veterinary profession through teaching and learning, to heal and comfort our patients by treating them humanely and with dignity, and to support our clients and ease their burden of confronting serious illness in their pets.

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and staff and learn more about them. Our doctors and staff have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

Veterinarians in Cardiology

Veterinarians in Oncology

Veterinarians in Internal Medicine

Veterinarians in Surgery

Veterinarians in Emergency/Critical Care

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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

If your pet is having a medical emergency, please do not hesitate to bring your pet in. If you need to contact us, please call:

(510) 483-7387

We offer emergency and urgent care and critical care services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week including weekends and holidays, allowing us to carefully monitor your pet and provide continuous medical care. We accept walk-ins as well as transfer cases from area veterinarians.

The Emergency Service is available exclusively to treat pets in an emergency, when the family veterinarian is unavailable. Once the pet's condition is stabilized, the patient will be released or returned to the regular veterinarian for continued care.

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