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We're pleased to offer the following services for dogs and cats at Creekside Animal Clinic:
• Pet Exams & Preventative Care
• Spay & Neuter
• Pet Dentistry
• Internal medicine (the treatment of conditions like diabetes, hypothyroidism, chronic renal failure, early heart disease, degenerative joint disease, Cushing's disease, Addison's Disease, etc.)
• Emergency/Urgent Care
• Behavioral Counseling
We have a "well rounded" group of doctors at Creekside Animal Clinic, whose interests include: surgery, internal medicine (the treatment of conditions like diabetes, hypothyroidism, chronic renal failure, early heart disease, degenerative joint disease, Cushing's disease, Addison's Disease, etc.), behavioral issues, and dentistry.
Our appointment book is computerized which allows us to efficiently make appointments for you and your pet. Our receptionists and team will attempt to accommodate all requests to the best of our ability. Emergencies are accepted anytime our clinic is open. If you feel you have an emergency with your pet, please call us or come to the hospital immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a staff member can advise you on your particular emergency.
Our central hospital, Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital is open 24 hours a day every day of the year including holidays. At Metropolitan, our emergency team consists of at least one veterinarian and several technicians working together to save a pet's life. Emergencies can be things such as snail bait poisoning, hit by car, and chocolate ingestion. If you ever feel that your pet needs emergency treatment do not hesitate to call or head straight to Metropolitan Hospital immediately. If possible it is best to call before coming in so that a team member can advise you on your particular emergency. The phone number is 330-666-2976 and the Hospital is located at 1053 S. Cleveland Massillon Rd., Akron, Ohio 44321.
At Creekside we are also available for urgent care when the condition is not life-threatening. If you feel your pet needs to be seen before you are able to get an appointment, our veterinarians will work you in between scheduled appointments. When you arrive, our receptionists will be able to give you an estimate on how long you may have to wait in order to be seen. If possible, It is always best to call 330-825-9556 before coming. Depending on the kind of emergency care your pet requires, our staff can guide you in the right direction.
The veterinarians practicing at Creekside Animal Clinic care for these types of pets:
Creekside Animal Clinic offers discounted services to senior citizens and local rescue groups. Pre-approval is required to qualify for the rescue group discounts, please call us for more information.