Patient Referrals  

Our Referral Process

We value our relationships with referring veterinarians and know that the road to successful treatment is paved with effective communications. This is why our entire staff is dedicated to teamwork and partnering with you throughout consultation, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. We work continually to earn the confidence and trust to act decisively and effectively. You can count on us to be your partners in veterinary health care.
1
Complete a Referral Form

Choose an applicable referral form, complete and submit.

2
Provide Records

Email or fax pertinent medical records.

3
Schedule Appointment

You or your client can contact us to schedule an appointment.

Forms

If you're a veterinarian in Los Angeles, and you’re ready to refer a case to our hospital, we're here to help. For your convenience, our referral forms are available for download below. Please provide as much information as possible regarding your referral. We have specialists available by appointment 7 days a week, please contact us to schedule.

Physical Exam
ASG Emergency Transfer Form
Physical Exam
ASG Outpatient Imaging And Interpretation Services
Physical Exam
ER Referral Edit
Physical Exam
Patient Referral Form
Referral Questions?

Call a referral coordinator
818-244-7977
Mon-Sun, Open 24 hours

An Animal Hospital You Can Trust
Choose from the list of referral forms above, and return completed forms, along with any corresponding medical records to our hospital using your preferred method of delivery. Referral information may be emailed, mailed, sent with the client, or faxed to our hospital. If using the mail, please allow enough time for the information to arrive so it is available at the time of the consultation. Phone consults are welcome and encouraged. Please have the client call us to make an appointment. Return your form to us by:

  • Mail - VCA Animal Specialty Group, 4641 Colorado Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90039
  • Fax - (818) 507-9418
  • Contact us for other ways to submit your referral form or with any questions.

    

Animal Specialty Referral Forms

General Referral Form: Internal medicine, surgery, neurology and oncology referrals should be made with this form. Please make certain to send us the most recent history of your patient including copies of lab work and any radiographs (either on CD or actual film). It is preferred to receive these items along with the referral form before the client appointment.

 

ER Transfer Form: This form should be used in instances where a patient is transferring to our hospital from another facility. Please be sure to include the most recent history of your patient including copies of lab work and any radiographs (either on CD or actual film). It is preferred to receive these items along with the referral form before the client arrives or as soon as possible.

Have Something on Your Mind?
If you’ve got something specific on your mind, contact us and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. We’re always striving to be as good as we can be for our referring veterinarian partners, which is why we’re always open to your thoughts, ideas, criticisms, and comments. We're here for our fellow veterinarians providing consultations, giving opinions, and offering advice when asked.

Refer Your Veterinary Patients Today
At VCA Animal Specialty Group in Los Angeles, we're dedicated to our clients and their referring veterinarians. We are here to collaborate and work together in order to determine a swift diagnosis for our patients. You can rest assured pets are in good hands with our board-certified specialists and compassionate staff. Contact us today to schedule an appointment or to speak with one of our specialists.