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Diet-Associated Heart Disease

By Trevor Gerlach, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) -  Diet-associated dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is getting a lot of attention in the veterinary world and with pet owners with an increase in potential cases in the past few [...]

October 16th, 2019|Categories: news|0 Comments

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Counseling Services

Need to make tough decisions about your pet? A veterinary social worker can help.

Imaging – 3 Tesla MRI

Veterinary Specialty Center’s 3 Tesla MRI

Advanced Imaging Options

Veterinary Specialty Center’s 3 Tesla MRI Offers the Most Advanced Veterinary Imaging in the Chicago Area

Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Services

Acupuncture for Senior Pets and Chronically Ill Pets

Millennials & Their Pets

‘I treat him like my child’: Millennial pet parents make financial sacrifices for their fur babies, sometimes even taking on debt

Certification as Level 1 Veterinary Trauma Center

VSC certified Level 1 Veterinary Trauma Center – WCIU-TV

A look at VSC as a Level 1 Trauma Center – WCIU-TV

Level 1 Trauma Pet Center Here in Chicagoland! – WCIU-TV

Animal ER – VSC Level 1 Trauma Center – Daily Herald Video


VSC pioneers live-saving treatment for Romeo-Plasmapheresis – WCIU

Shelter Animal Surgical Service (SASS)

New Canine Athletic Center Aims to Keep Dogs in Shape – WGN-TV

New Program Gives Abandoned Pets Surgery/Care that They Need  CBS 2 Chicago

Sick and Injured Animals Get Second Chance at Life – WGN-TV Chicago

Suburban Vet Clinic Helps Rescue Pets with Pricey Surgeries NBC 5 Chicago

Veterinary Interns Get Chance to Help Pets in Need – ABC 7 Chicago

New Rehabilitation Center – VSC Athletic Center

New Canine Athletic Center Aims to Keep Dogs in Shape – WGN-TV

Physical Therapy for Pets CBS 2 Chicago

VSC’s Athletic Center – WCIU – You & Me This Morning

Animal Rehab on the Rise – WGN Radio’s Opening Bell

Why demand for upscale animal rehabilitation facilities is growing in suburbs – Daily Herald

Veterinary Specialty Center provides rehab facility for pets in Buffalo Grove area – Buffalo Grove Countryside/Pioneer Press

Walking, or hopping, the animal rehab roadChicago Tribune

New Suburban Pet Rehab Center Has Underwater Treadmills, Exercise Gym, Massage Therapy – Buffalo Grove Patch

New Veterinary Rehabilitation Facility Targets Pet Obesity, Surgeries – WTTW Chicago Tonight Online


Rescue dog receives life-saving PDA procedure – WCIU-TV/The Jam

Pacemaker gives dog a second chance – WCIU-TV/You & Me This Morning

Rehabilitation and Integrative Care

Acupuncture Helps Senior Pets with Chronic Pain and Disease – WCIU-TV/The Jam

WCIU – You & Me This Morning – Getting Your Pet in Shape

Canine Competitions: 23 Races to Run with Your Dog – Men’s Health Online

Running With Your Dog: An Interview With Rehabilitative Medicine Veterinarian Dr. Lindsay Seilheimer – The Honest Kitchen Blog


Leptospirosis Blamed for Deaths of Two Dogs in Buffalo Grove – ABC 7 Chicago

Vets Say Wet Weather Leading To Deadly Disease In Dogs – WBBM-AM Chicago

Lake Bluff Family Loses Dog To Fatal Bacterial – Gazebo News

Press Releases

Veterinary Specialty Center Launches 5th Annual Holiday Pet Food Drive

Veterinary Specialty Center Honored as One of Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces

Veterinary Specialty Center Hosts Fourth Annual Holiday Pet Food Drive for Nina’s Pet Food Pantry

Veterinary Specialty Center Hosts Open House

Veterinary Specialty Center Hosts Holiday Pet Food Drive for Nina’s Pet Food Pantry