133 East 39th Street
(between Lexington & 3rd Avenue)
New York NY 10016
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Short ProfileKalvig & Shorter have over 50 years in veterinary medicine
ProfileIt is our pleasure to spend quality time with each of our patients and our clients. Rather than maintaining a high volume facility with less attention given to the details of proper service and communication, our goal is to always do our very best for you and your pets. Indeed we place great value on our clients' opinions and trust, and always welcome your input and feedback regarding your pet's healthcare and our service to you.
Our doctors and hospital staff enjoy spending the extra time, providing proper education and guidance in the evolution of our patients' medical, nutritional, behavioral, and general health care needs. We believe that a preventative diagnostic and wellness approach, offers the greatest success for good health and vitality in our pets. They depend on us to work together— to diagnose their medical problems early, offer them best prevention and treatment options against illness, and, above all, to guarantee them quality of life.
Kalvig & Shorter Veterinary Associates is pleased to offer a comprehensive range of hospital services including dentistry, digital radiology, ultrasound, pharmacy and laboratory, surgery with state of the art monitoring equipment, along with hospitalization, medical boarding, and complete out-patient services. Throughout the week you can call us to schedule internal medicine consultations with procedures including endoscopy, colonoscopy, EKG and echocardiogram, as well as consultations for a wide range of orthopedic and soft tissue surgeries. We value the close relationships we share with top board-certified veterinary specialists in the fields of internal medical, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, critical care, neurology, ophthalmology, oncology, nutrition, training and behavior, to offer the very best diagnostic and therapeutic advice to your pet at all times. If there is anything you need from day care and bathing, to veterinary house call services, just give us a call.
If there is a service we cannot provide, we will guide you to our list of excellent referral choices for your pet's needs.