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VCA Portsmouth Animal Hospital

VCA Portsmouth Animal Hospital

2607 Airline Blvd | Portsmouth, VA 23701

Call 757-606-0988
Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 1:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • Exotic Animal Care
  • Allergy and Itchy Skin Relief
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Control
  • Weight Management Program
  • Animal Boarding
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Exotic Animal Vet
  • Reptile Vet
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam
Description

VCA Portsmouth Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care in Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach. We have years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting us.

VCA Portsmouth Animal Hospital provides veterinary services for every stage in your pet's life, from her first shots to a lifetime of preventive care to keep her happy and healthy.

Please call us today for more information about our services and to schedule your pet's appointment!

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Dr. Amy Harrell
Dr. Amy Harrell

Dr. Amy Harrell is from Springfield, VA, in the suburbs of D.C. She got her B.S. in Biology from Virginia Tech, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude in 1989. She then went on and graduated from Va-Md Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993. Dr. Harrell truly enjoys preventative care and client care, she loves taking care of people and their pets. She lives in Suffolkwith her husband Andy (whom she met at Virginia Tech), her 2 sons and too many pets! Go Hokies!

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Dr. David Smith
Dr. David Smith

Dr. Smith is a 1989 graduate from the veterinary school at Virginia Tech. While a full-time student, he worked as a research assistant, maintaining a collection of approximately 100 aquaria, and later, performing surgery and behavioral testing on rats used in Alzheimer?s disease research. Dr. Smith concentrated his studies primarily on pet animal medicine and surgery, but also pursued elective training in exotic and avian medicine. He was elected to membership in the Phi Zeta Honor Society and graduated with honors.

During his career as a small animal veterinarian, he has worked as an emergency room clinician, studied pet dentistry, and broadened his knowledge of exotic pet practice to include fish, primates and other unusual species Dr. Smith is currently the Treasurer and acting President of the South Hampton Roads Veterinary Medical Association, and is a long-standing member of the American Veterinary and Virginia Veterinary Medical Associations, and the Tidewater Veterinary Academy.

Dr. Smith and his wife Betsy are active members of the local Spring Branch Community Church. He still finds time for outside interests as an amateur musician, artist, and calligrapher. Dr. Smith has an especial fondness for cats and has just rescued a second kitten.

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Dr. Lisa Corkern

Dr. Lisa Corkern graduated from the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation she moved to Hampton Roads with her family. Raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and growing up on her grandfather’s farm, Dr. Corkern always knew she wanted to be a veterinarian. She loves taking care of people and their pet, building long lasting relationships. In her free time Dr. Corkern enjoys rooting for her alma mater the Louisiana State University Tigers and spending time with her family.

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