For Veterinarians


Pittsburgh Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center's (PVSEC) comprehensive care center features the modern facilities and equipment necessary to offer the best care for our clients' pets. Our 30,295 square-foot multi-specialty veterinary center contains a variety of specialized areas to accommodate pets' needs.

Facility Overview

  • 23 examination rooms, including two client consultation/bereavement rooms
  • 90 Kennels and 38 Runs
  • 11 patient wards, with six departmental and specialized wards, including:
    • Surgical Recovery Ward
    • Fluid Ward
    • Intensive Care Ward
    • Isolation Ward
    • Exotics Ward
    • Oncology Ward
  • Five treatment areas in addition to intensive care and isolation units
  • Five operating rooms for emergency, ophthalmology, neurology, orthopedic and soft-tissue surgery procedures
  • Pharmacy


Available Technology

  • MRI/CT
  • BAER/BAEP Testing
  • Arthroscopy, Laparoscopy
  • Video Otoscopy
  • Ultrasound - abdominal, cardiac (echocardiography), thyroid, ophthalmic, etc.
  • Digital Radiography
  • Electroretinography
  • Video Endoscopy (flexible and rigid)
  • Cryosurgery and phaecoemulsification (cataract removal)
  • Wide range of in-house laboratory equipment, including chemistry, CBC, and coagulation analyzers, as well as microscopes for in-house cytology, urinalysis and differentials