Our Team

Dr. Dave Allen founded VCA Mission Animal Referral and Emergency Center (formerly Mission MedVet) in August 1993 to provide state-of-the-art veterinary emergency and board-certified specialist care to the Kansas City metropolitan area.

During the last decade, VCA Mission Animal Referral and Emergency Center has grown from a practice of an emergency doctor and Dr. Allen with 3 support staff members to 60 employees, including: board-certified specialists in surgery, internal medicine, oncology, emergency/critical care, full time ER doctors, residents in training, and a rotating internship program.

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.

Our Veterinarians

Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets.

Explore our veterinarians’ biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet’s care.

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Veterinary Services for Your Pet

Your pet can enjoy comprehensive preventive and wellness care veterinary services for every stage of life, from puppy or kitten through adult and the senior years. We invite you to explore our services to learn more and help keep your pet happy and healthy!
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