Veterinary Specialists of the Southeast

Serving Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia

What is a Veterinary Specialist?

A board certified veterinary specialist is a veterinarian with advanced training in a specific discipline within veterinarian medicine. His or her knowledge and skills in this area have been evaluated and recognized by a specialty organization accredited by the American Veterinary Association (AVMA). Specialists are recognized as Diplomates of their specialty college.

Specialization veterinary medicine allows pets access to advanced care and treatment similar to those available in human medicine.

Referring Veterinarian

The best care of your pet is provided by mutual communication between your veterinarian and the specialist. Medical history, current therapies and any other information helpful is requested. A complete report will be sent to your veterinarian regarding your visit with us. Remember, the act of referring exemplifies your veterinarian's concern for your pet's well-being and overall health.



Orange Park Facility

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275 Corporate Way
Orange Park, FL 32073

Centrally located behind the Harley Davidson Building off of Wells Road.
Directions to 275 Corporate Way from North - Jacksonville and Eastern Georgia
Take I-95 South to I-295 South
Take Exit 10-Roosevelt/Highway 17 South
Turn RIGHT onto Roosevelt Road
Go to 2nd traffic light which is Wells Road and turn RIGHT
Go to 2nd traffic light again which is Corporate Way and turn LEFT
The facility is located directly behind the Harley Davidson building.

Practices at this location:

Dermatology

Services: The practice of veterinary dermatology encompasses the diagnosis and treatment of skin and ear diseases including environmental allergies, food allergies, bacterial infections, yeast infections, autoimmune disorders, hair loss, and skin cancer. We offer intradermal allergy testing (the gold standard of allergy testing in pets), videotoscopy, and immunomodulatory therapy.

Animal Friends Dermatology Service
Dr. William Abbott, DVM, MS
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatologists
(904)215-9293


Ophthalmology

Services: The Animal Eye Clinic is equipped to provide a full range of veterinary ophthalmic diagnostics, theraputics and surgical services including cataract extraction by phaco-emulsfication with intraocular lens (IOL) replacement, reconstructive eyelid surgery, cornea repair, glaucoma procedures, gonioscopy, ocular ultrasonography, electroretinography, cryosurgery, laser surgery intraocular prosthesis. Our Board Certified ophthalmolgists offer consultation and surgical services in disease of the eye affecting small animals, large animals, zoological and wildlife species. They are also available in examine purebred dogs for inherited ocular diseases (CERF's) including slit lamp biomicroscopy, direct and indirect ophthalmoscopy and special techinques as required.

Animal Eye Clinic
Dr. Daniel R. Brown, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Dr. Matthew J. Chandler, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
(904)278-7850 or (877)887-1914 - Toll Free
Appointments also available in Tallahasee and Pensacola
www.animaleyevets.com


Internal Medicine

Services: North Florida Veterinary Specialist is comprised of specialists in small animal medicine and oncology. Our ACVIM Boarded Specialists have advanced training and are regionally and nationally recognized in the diagnosis and management of diseases encompassing all organ systems including cancer. Services include medical consultation , intensive 24 hour hospital management, advanced imaging including ultrasound, digital radiology CT and MRI: endoscopy, bronchoscopy, chemotherapy, electrocardiography and echocardiography.

North Florida Veterinary Specialist, PA
Dr. Mark C. Walker, BVSc,
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
(904)278-0287 ext#10
www.nfvs.com
www.ACVIM.org


Surgery

Services: Affiliated Veterinary Specialists, Orange Park offers the latest in veterinary surgery. Specializing in orthopedic and soft tissue surgery including joint replacement, knee stabilization, oncologic (cancer), thoracic and abdominal surgery, fracture repair, arthroscopy, laparoscopy and stem cell therapy.

Affiliated Veterinary Specialist
Dr. Robert L. Goring, DVM,
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Dr. G. Brad Mackenzie, DVM
Practice limited to surgery
(904)278-0287




Jacksonville Facility

Southside Facility 3444 Southside Boulevard
Jacksonville, Fl 32216

Conveniently located on the corner of Southside Boulevard and Beach Boulevard
Directions to 3444 Southside Boulevard from the Beaches
Take Beach Boulevard (US 90) WEST (towards Downtown)
Make LEFT onto Southside Boulevard SOUTH, stay in RIGHT lane toward service road
We are the 3rd building on the RIGHT
Alternate Directions
Take J. Turner Butler West
Take Southside Boulevard NORTH exit and merge onto Southside Boulevard
Go past Touchton Road (Copeland's Restaurant is on the LEFT corner and Gate gas station on RIGHT corner)
Take LEFT turn onto Cargal Road (traffic light immediately before Beach Boulevard)
Take and immediate RIGHT onto Southside Service Road
We are located on the LEFT just past the Tulsa Welding School

Dermatology

Services: The practice of veterinary dermatology encompasses the diagnosis and treatment of skin and ear diseases including environmental allergies, food allergies, bacterial infections, yeast infections, autoimmune disorders, hair loss, and skin cancer. We offer intradermal allergy testing (the gold standard of allergy testing in pets), videotoscopy, and immunomodulatory therapy.

Animal Friends Dermatology Service
Dr. William Abbott, DVM, MS
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatologists
(904)215-9293


Ophthalmology

Services: The Animal Eye Clinic is equipped to provide a full range of veterinary ophthalmic diagnostics, theraputics and surgical services including cataract extraction by phaco-emulsfication with intraocular lens (IOL) replacement, reconstructive eyelid surgery, cornea repair, glaucoma procedures, gonioscopy, ocular ultrasonography, electroretinography, cryosurgery, laser surgery intraocular prosthesis. Our Board Certified ophthalmolgists offer consultation and surgical services in disease of the eye affecting small animals, large animals, zoological and wildlife species. They are also available in examine purebred dogs for inherited ocular diseases (CERF's) including slit lamp biomicroscopy, direct and indirect ophthalmoscopy and special techinques as required.

Animal Eye Clinic
Dr. Daniel R. Brown, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Dr. Matthew J. Chandler, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
(904)998-7805 or (877)887-1914 - Toll Free
Appointments also available in Tallahasee and Pensacola
www.animaleyevets.com


Surgery

Services: Affiliated Veterinary Specialistis is a surgery center specializing in orthopedic / neurosurgical procedures, thoracic, abdominal and oncologic surgeries including laparoscopy and arthroscopy. The facility has a fluroscopy system and CT Scanner to enhance our diagnostic capabilities. Stem cell therapy based on the current human and equine standards is offered.

Affiliated Veterinary Specialists - Jacksonville Veterinary Surgery Center
Dr. W. Thomas McNicholas, Jr. , DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Dr. Jay B. Erne, DVM
Practice limited to surgery
(904)646-1287


Internal Medicine

Services: North Florida Veterinary Specialist is comprised of specialists in small animal medicine and oncology. Our ACVIM Boarded Specialists have advanced training and are regionally and nationally recognized in the diagnosis and management of diseases encompassing all organ systems including cancer. Services include medical consultation , intensive 24 hour hospital management, advanced imaging including ultrasound, digital radiology CT and MRI: endoscopy, bronchoscopy, chemotherapy, electrocardiography and echocardiography.

North Florida Veterinary Specialist, PA
Dr. Mitchell A. Crystal, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Dr. Paula B. Levine, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Dr. Bradley R. Schmidt, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Interal Medicine, Oncology
(904)646-1279
www.nfvs.com
www.ACVIM.org