Collaboration is how we start each day and that continues throughout the day as we see patients and work to find a solution to their health issues or injuries.

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Board Certified

Veterinary Specialty Center is the only private veterinary practice in Illinois with a board certified specialist in anesthesiology and pain management to minimize risk while optimizing pain relief.

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Pet emergencies
don’t just happen
during business hours

Our Emergency & Critical Care departments operate 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, providing urgent care for your pet when your primary care veterinarian isn’t available.

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Digital Imaging

Since acquiring a multidetector CT scanner, we have been able to provide high-resolution images much faster than previously, which reduces the time patients must spend under general anesthesia.

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VSC at the University of Illinois
Chicago, IL

VSC at the Companion Animal 
Specialty & Emergency Hospital

VSC at Mokena

What Veterinarians Should Know About Coyote Attacks

By Jennifer Herring, DVM, MS, DACVECC – Urban coyote attacks are a growing concern in the Chicago area. Small breed attacks are generally more common and are more often fatal, depending on the nature of the injury. Dogs and cats are mostly attacked during the winter months rather than during […]