VCA Animal Specialty Center of South Carolina

Jonathan Suber, DVM, DACVS, Medical Director

DVM, Tuskegee University
Certifications: DACVS
Departments: Surgery


Dr. Suber, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons,  received his D.V.M. from the Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. He completed his small animal internship at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston and his surgical residency here at SCVS. Dr. Suber is a third generation veterinarian.

Dr. Suber is a certified PennHIP member. PennHIP represents the non-profit veterinary health service University of Pennsylvania Hip Improvement Program that developed a multifaceted radiographic methodology to more accurately measure and assess canine hip quality and joint laxity and the existence or likelihood of developing osteoarthritis (OA), also known as degenerative joint disease (DJD), the hallmark of hip dysplasia (HD). For more information about PennHIP, please visit

A hometown boy raised in Columbia, in his free time, Jonathan enjoys woodworking, biking, and playing guitar. He and his wife, Amanda, have two wonderful children, Jack and Izzi.  Two dogs, a Boykin named Dan, and a lab/chow mix named Dixie, live with the Subers.





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

VCA Animal Specialty Center of South Carolina is open Monday-Friday 8 AM-5 PM; Saturday 8 AM-3 PM; closed on Sundays. If your pet has a medical emergency during our hospital’s hours, please telephone us immediately at 803-798-0803. Our experienced team of veterinarians, technicians and assistants are here to help you and your pet.

Our address is:

VCA Animal Specialty Center of South Carolina
3912 Fernandina Road
Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: 803-798-0803

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If your pet is experiencing a medical crisis when our hospital is closed, you may take your pet to the following 24/7/365 veterinary emergency hospital in our vicinity:

South Carolina Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Care
3924 Fernandina Road
Columbia, SC 29210