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VCA Hawthorn Animal Hospital

VCA Hawthorn Animal Hospital

203 Route 45 | Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Call 847-984-9357
Monday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • Animal Boarding
  • Animal Daycare
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Declawing
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam

We're more than an animal hospital! We're the place where pet parents know they can bring their pets for superb veterinary care that sets new standards for quality and kindness. For pets and pet parents alike, a trip to our clinic is an opportunity to see how our neighborly, welcoming staff cares for your pet as if it were their own, and treats you with the friendliness and respect you'd expect from an industry leader.

Additional Services/Information:
Full-service veterinary hospital
Appointment available Monday - Saturday
New clients always welcome
Adult and Senior wellness
Complete radiology
Video otoscopy
Early drop-offs at 6:00 a.m. and pick-up as late as 6:00 p.m. when previously arranged
Serving the community for over 30 years

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Our Surgery Room! Our Surgery Room!
Welcome to VCA Hawthorn Animal Hospital! Welcome to VCA Hawthorn Animal Hospital!
VCA is committed to continuously improving its standard of care. VCA is committed to continuously improving its standard of care.
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Kiran Singh
Kiran Singh

Dr. Singh and "Ruby" all dressed up for our Halloween costume contest!
Medical Director

Dr. Singh grew up in the northern suburbs. She has several years of experience in both general practice and emergency medicine. In her free time she enjoys cooking and spending time with her family, which includes 9 year old yellow Lab, Max.

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Cecilia Burke
Cecilia Burke

Associate Veterinarian
DVM, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Dr. Burke comes to us as a 1983 graduate of the University of Illinois. She has been in private practices in the northern suburbs for the majority of that time. She enjoys surgery but has a special interest in diagnostics and the medical management of cases. Dr. Burke is married with 2 teen aged boys.

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James Jorgenson
James Jorgenson

Associate Veterinarian
DVM, Iowa State University
Iowa State University

Dr. Jorgenson is a 1969 graduate of Iowa State University. He founded Hawthorn Animal Hospital in July of 1977, and in August of 2007 Dr.Jorgenson joined the VCA network of animal hospitals.
He and his wife Pamela have 3 grown sons. They live in Libertyville, IL and they enjoy biking, golfing, hiking and cross country skiing.

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Marcy Sumling
Marcy Sumling

Associate Veterinarian
DVM, University of Florida

Dr. Marcy graduated from the University of Florida CVM in 2010. In 2011, she completed an internship at a VCA practice near Phoenix, Arizona. She has moved to the Chicagoland in order to be devoted to the loyal clientele in this area and become an upstanding member of the community. She has one cat, Star, whom she is convinced is the cutest Tuxedo ever born. Although her first love is dogs and cats and the relationship they have with their owners, Dr. Marcy loves emperor penguins, as well. She hopes to provide the best medicine and compassion required to keep pets and their owners happy and healthy.

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