Temporary Closure Due to COVID-19
We hope that you and your family, including your furry members, are staying safe and healthy during this public health crisis. Our team is continuing to monitor the COVID-19 situation as it develops.
Out of concern for the health and safety of our team members and our clients, we have made the decision to close our hospital until March 31, 2020. If your pet needs prescription medication or food during this time, please utilize our online pharmacy by visiting https://dedhamva.vetsfirstchoice.com.
If your pet experiences an emergency medical situation during our closure, please contact any of the following Emergency Veterinary Hospitals:
Tufts Veterinary Emergency
525 South St
Walpole, MA 02081
180 Bear Hill Road
Waltham, MA 02451
Angell Animal Medical Center
350 South Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02130
For phone consults and urgent care, contact:
Veterinary Emergency Group
165 Needham St
Newton, MA 02464
Thank you for your patience and understanding during this unprecedented public health crisis. We look forward to resuming providing quality and compassionate veterinary care in a few weeks.
The Boston Veterinary Specialists Team
Founded by William Henry, DVM, DACVS, Boston Veterinary Specialists is one of Greater Boston’s most established private specialty practices, providing specialized veterinary surgery for over 30 years.Our team works in close partnership with our large network of primary care veterinarians and pet owners to provide the highest level of compassionate care.Our surgical services include orthopedic surgery, soft tissue & abdominal surgery, skin reconstruction, head & neck surgery, and minimally invasive surgery.
Catherine Briere DVM, MS, DACVS and William B. Henry DVM, DACVS are board-certified surgical specialists and the only doctors providing care at our hospital. They are assisted by a highly-trained team of veterinary health professionals in our state-of-the-art surgical facility.
Meet Our Specialists
William B. Henry, DVM, DACVS
Dr. William Henry has taught and mentored hundreds of veterinarians throughout New England over the years and is one of the most experienced veterinary surgeons in the United States.