About Miami Valley Animal Hospital
The Miami Valley Animal Hospital has been in existence since 1967. The new and current facility was built in 2005 in order to better serve our clients and pets. The new location is at 1550 East David Road in the beautiful city of Kettering, OH. The 6700 square foot building allows the medical team and staff to work in a comfortable, clean and safe environment. Our clients and pets enjoy coming into the facility because it is an extremely clean and a very pleasant environment. The larger facility has allowed the staff to continue to provide excellent general medical services, surgery, radiology, laboratory, dental, boarding and grooming. One of the unique services we offer are walk-in hours in the morning. The walk-in days and times are Monday through Saturday from 9:00AM to 12:00PM. We are fully staffed and ready to see your pets. Our afternoons are scheduled appointments. We offer appointment hours Monday through Thursday from 2:00PM to 7:00PM and on Friday from 2:00PM to 6:00PM. These hours of availability allow for a flexible time frame for your pets to be seen.
On average, we have approximately 20 staff members. Our staff are a combination of both full-time and part-time. We currently have four full-time and one part-time veterinarians. Each of our veterinarians have been trained in the United States and bring many skills and years of experience to their positions. Each of our veterinarians are dedicated to patient care and work tirelessly to assess, diagnose, and treat our patients. We have four full-time and one part-time registered and licensed veterinary technicians. The technicians are very talented and extremely skilled nurses. Miami Valley Animal Hospital is the only animal hospital in the immediate area staffed with only licensed veterinary technicians. Our customer service staff is totally dedicated to making your trip to the see the veterinarian a professional and pleasant experience. These staff members are extremely knowledgeable and are able to triage your concerns and questions upon entering the hospital or when you call on the telephone to ask questions or schedule an appointment. They are excellent record keepers and play an extremely important role in organizing our business. The veterinary assistants fill our hospital with skill, love and kindness. These individuals work tirelessly supporting the needs of our veterinarians and technicians. They our professional restrainers, caretakers of our animals, and provide a safe and warm place for your pets when they are hospitalized or brought in for surgery. Their motto is, "We treat your pets just like we would treat our own pets." And they do just that. Quality and cost are two main aspects to consider when choosing treatment for any member of your family. We work hard to balance those needs while providing the best possible care for your pet.
Our entire staff prides themselves on constantly training and learning new and improved skills in order to utilize whatever treatments or medications are most beneficial to our patients. Each of our staff is trained and required to attend educational programs.
Our goal is to improve in each of their areas of expertise. When we meet as a team for continuing education in our hospital conference room, the entire staff is included no matter the subject. It is our goal for each of our staff members to grow professionally and to be current on what is important for the well being of our clients pets. We want you to know our staff cares about you and your pet. We truly look forward to serving you.
We have achieved the highest level of veterinary excellence following a thorough evaluation by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)! Our hospital went through a rigorous review of the practice protocols, medical equipment, facility and client service. Unlike human hospitals, not all animal hospitals are required to be accredited. Hospitals seeking accreditation choose to be evaluated on approximately 900 quality standards that go above and beyond basic state regulations, ranging from patient care and pain management to staff training and advanced diagnostic services. AAHA-accredited hospitals are recognized among the finest in the industry, and are consistently at the forefront of advanced veterinary medicine and their standards are continuously reviewed and updated to keep accredited practices on the cutting edge of veterinary excellence.
We are committed not only to providing you with the best medical care but also to treating every client and patient with compassion and respect.