|PET CANCER CENTER
Comprehensive guide to cancer diagnosis and treatment in cats and dogs
|University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Carlton St & Agriculture Rd
Athens, GA 30602
Phone: (800) 542-9294; (706) 542-2895
To make an appointment, have your regular veterinarian fill out the Referral Form and fax it to 706.542.2858.
The Oncology Service, staffed by three board-certified oncologists and two residents, provides evaluation and
treatment of cats and dogs diagnosed with cancer. Treatment options include, but are not limited to
chemotherapy, radiation therapy, palliative care and pain management. In addition, this service offers
consultations regarding management of cancer patients for other UGA Veterinary Teaching Hospital services
and referring veterinarians. Receiving of new referral patients is on Mondays through Thursdays, and
chemotherapy treatments are administered Mondays through Thursdays. Surgical treatment of cancer is
performed by the Soft Tissue Surgery Service.
Members of the McPhaul Family Therapy Clinic and counseling graduate students are available to provide grief
counseling in the event of the pet's passing. For more information, please visit the Department of Marriage and
Family Therapy Clinic Web site.
|Board-Certified Veterinary Oncologists:
Nicole C. Northrup, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Corey Saba, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Michelle Turek, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), DACVR (Radiation Oncology)
Jessica Lawrence, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), DACVR (Radiation Oncology)