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VCA Crestwood Animal Hospital

VCA Crestwood Animal Hospital

1131 Inyokern Road | Ridgecrest, CA 93555

Call 760-977-5036
Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • AAHA certified
  • Dental Care
  • Digital Radiology
  • Eye Treatment
  • In-house Lab & Pharmacy
  • Animal Boarding
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam
Description

At VCA Crestwood Animal Hospital, we look forward to welcoming you, your dog, cat and other pets. We are proud to provide excellent service to the Indian Wells Valley located in the Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains. Whether you are coming from Ridgecrest, Johannesburg, Inyokern, Randsburg, Trona, California City, Weldon or Onyx, your pet's health is our first priority. Everyone on our staff believes that the better we get to know your pets, the better we can provide the best possible health care for them. In fact, when you come in, you'll see exactly why our veterinarians are praised for their kind and thorough care. We'll give you and your pet all the time you need, and never rush through an exam. We also offer wellness plans with an affordable monthly payment. In addition, we offer Rattlesnake Aversion Training since we do encounter rattlesnakes in our area. We'll also carefully track the course of your pet's care, which is so important to your pet's long-term health.

In every case, you'll be served by experienced, knowledgeable members of our staff. Our veterinarians, veterinary technicians, assistants, and other pet-friendly personnel are trained to the highest standards. Their knowledge of the latest veterinary medicines and procedures ensures that all our pet patients get the best in prevention and healing methods.

Please call us today for more information about our preventive, primary & advanced veterinary care services and to schedule your pet's appointment!

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Cherie Decker
Cherie Decker

Dr. Decker was born and raised in Southern California. She earned a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology from UC Riverside in 1996 and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from UC Davis in 2003. She has been working at VCA Crestwood since 1996 when she started as a receptionist, then as an assistant, and later a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT). Upon graduation from UC Davis, she returned to VCA Crestwood as an associate veterinarian. In 2004, she became Medical Director, a position she still holds. She is married and has 2 dogs and two cats. In her very limited spare time, she enjoys reading, watching movies and crafts.

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Kate Gerow
Kate Gerow

Dr. Gerow (previously Thornburg) attended Berry College in Rome, Georgia, and in 2002, she earned her Bachelor of Science degree (BS) in Animal Science and Chemistry. In 2006 she earned her DVM degree at the University of Georgia.

Dr. Gerow enjoys spending her free time with her Catahoula Leopard Dog, Kona, as well as hiking and running.

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