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For Veterinarians

Working With Us

We know that entrusting your patients to another doctor is a serious responsibility. At VCA, we want you to know that your referred patients will receive only the best care from us.


You always can count on us to be your partners in health care. We have a full range of services and specialists to meet the needs presented by even your most challenging cases.

For Referring Doctors and Hospitals:

  • We will see your clients/patients when you are unavailable or when you refer them to us between 8:00 AM -10:00 PM, 7 days a week.
  • We will take care of your patients as we care for our own.
  • We will send a report to you by the morning after we see your client/patient for an emergency.
  • Our board certified specialists will send you a very prompt report – most often the same day as the appointment.
  • For Dr. Ross and Dr. Socha’s surgical cases – we will send you laboratory results and discharge instructions by the day the pet is released from the hospital so you are kept informed. Dr. Ross and Dr. Socha will send their reports to you normally within 2 weeks. This can be longer if it is a complicated case. (Of course, if you need the information sooner, we can rush the information to you more quickly) Please call us if you need the information more quickly. Even if the report is not finalized, we will be happy to give you the information over the phone.
  • Dr. Cortright will normally have her written ultrasound reports to you within 24 hours. If it is an urgent case or if you request a telephone call, she will phone as soon as she has the results.
  • Dr. Rassnick will have his written oncology reports to you on the same day as the consult.
  • We will honor your preference to receive the information by fax, email, or postal mail.
  • We would love to talk to you. Please feel free to pick up the telephone and our doctors will come to the phone and personally discuss a case.
  • We will be happy to look at laboratory results or radiographs that you have done and will not repeat unless it is medically necessary for the patient.
  • We are committed to the team approach. We will see your patient when you refer to us, keep you informed and get your client/patient right back to you as soon as possible.
  • We really want to know how we are doing, please let us know. We invite suggestions and constructive criticism.

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At VCA, the value of pet care is no different than human care.


It’s a commitment shared by all of us. At VCA, helping pets is what we do. That’s why we invest in the very best technologies. And why we invite the very best people to join us. How can your talent make an impact at VCA? Take a closer look. Then take your passion for pet care to an all new level.

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