WORTHINGTON, Ohio, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- MedVet is pleased to announce its expansion into Houston, Texas, with the addition of Veterinary Medical Specialists of Houston and Veterinary Surgical Group practicing together as Bay Area Veterinary Specialists. Starting this month, the hospital will be known as MedVet Houston Bay Area. MedVet looks forward to providing local general practice veterinarians ongoing support and expanded access to specialty veterinary care.
"We are very excited to be expanding into the Houston community," said MedVet CEO, Dr. Linda Lehmkuhl. "Area veterinarians and pet owners have long trusted Veterinary Medical Specialists of Houston and Veterinary Surgical Group to provide specialty care for their pets. Together, we enhance our ability to collaborate in the delivery of exceptional care and service and expand our commitment to Leading Specialty Healthcare for Pets."
Dr. Max Banwell of Veterinary Surgical Group said, "Joining MedVet allows us to maintain our focus on providing advanced surgical care while at the same time benefitting from being part of a larger group of like-minded veterinary specialists."
"We're proud to have been a part of the Houston community since 1993. With MedVet, we remain veterinarian led and owned while gaining the opportunity and resources to further expand our services," added Dr. Jenifer Lunney Brayley, founding partner of Veterinary Medical Specialists of Houston along with her husband Dr. Kyle Brayley.
As part of MedVet, Bay Area Veterinary Specialists will continue to provide Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, and Surgery services on a referral basis. The specialty hospital is located at 12855 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77034. Gulf Coast Animal Eye Clinic will continue to provide Ophthalmology services from the same location.
Veterinarian led and owned for more than 30 years, MedVet is a growing nationwide network of emergency and specialty hospitals delivering exceptional care and service while preserving the integrity of the veterinary profession. More than 2,400 team members working in 32 hospitals throughout the United States are advancing our mission of Leading Specialty Healthcare for Pets and enhancing the lives of more than 400,000 pets and their loving families, and more than 7,500 Referral Partners, each year.
Sarah Berger, MedVet, 513.205.7759, [email protected]