SPECIALISTS

Australia Wide

SPECIALISTS

Australia Wide

This list of specialists has been compiled from the recommendations of owners who are members of  DISA’s IVDD Support Group.  Before making a decision please refer to our Disclaimer.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Just as you need your doctor to refer you to a human Specialist, your Veterinarian is needed to request a referral to a Specialist.  Please contact or check on the specialist’s website regarding the procedure for referral.

ACT
LocationNamePhoneContact
FyshwickAnimal Emergency Centre Canberra
Animal Referral
Hospital
02 6280 6344Website
NSW
LocationNamePhoneContact
Parramatta
(23kms west CBD)
Animal Orthopedic Specialists02 9683 3177Dr David Lidbetter
(Website coming soon)
HomebushAnimal Referral Hospital02 9758 8666Website
Baulkham HillsAnimal Referral Hospital02 9639 7744

Website
GosfordAnimal Referral Hospital02 4323 3886Website
WollongongAnimal Referral Hospital02 4283 8432Website
Wyong
(89 km NNE of Sydney)
Coast and Valleys Veterinary Hospital02 4355 4704Website
South TamworthGreencross Vets02 6765 4244Website
Artarmon (9ms north-west of Sydney CBD)North Shore Veterinary Specialist & Emergency Centre02 9436 4884Website
North Ryde
Level 1, 1 Richardson Place
(15kms NW of CBD)
SASH Vets02 9889 0289Website
Western Sydney
1 Rowood Road, Prospect 2148
SASH Vets02 8609 9444
Tuggerah
2 Bounty Close,
Tuggerah, NSW 2259
(Central Coast)
SASH Vets02 4311 1311Website
AlexandriaSASH Vets02 8381 1938Website
Wagga Wagga
(Riverina and South West Slopes regions)
Small Animal Referral Hospital
Charles Sturt University
02 6933 4706Website
NT
LocationNamePhoneContact
DurackUniversity Avenue Veterinary Hospital08 8931 0455 - Dr Kim Smith BVSc (Hons), FACVSc - Specialist : Small Animal Surgery operates by referral from University Avenue Veterinary Hospital on every even month eg Feb, April. June etc)Website
LitchfieldLitchfield Vet Hospital08 8983 2838 - Dr Kim Smith BVSc (Hons), FACVSc - Specialist : Small Animal Surgery operates by referral from LVH on every odd month eg Jan, Mar. May etc)Website
QLD
LocationNamePhoneContact
Sinnamon Park (14km SW Brisbane)Animal Referral Hospital & Emergency07 3172 0593Website
Albany Creek (17km NW Brisbane)Brisbane Veterinary Specialist Centre
(BVSC- The Animal Hospital)
07 3264 9400Website
Townsville - FNQJCU Veterinary Referral Services1300 JCU VET (528 838)

**Call JCU vets and see if there surgeon is available.
Website
Sunshine Coast
(5/30 Chancellor Park Blvd, Sippy Downs)
North Coast Veterinary Specialists07 5453 7555Website
Stafford Heights - Brisbane
(8km N CBD)
QLD Veterinary Specialists
(Emergency and Critical care in the form of Pet Emergency is offered 24 hours a day 7 days a week and 365 days a year)
07 3359 5333Website
North Lakes
(26km N CBD)
QLD Veterinary Specialists
(Emergency and Critical care in the form of Pet Emergency is offered 24 hours a day 7 days a week and 365 days a year)
07 3384 2233Website
Gatton (80km west of CBD)The University of Queensland
Veterinary Surgery & Specialist Centre
07 5460 1788Website
Townsville - FNQTropical Vets - North Shore Townsville**If surgeon not available at JCU try this option. They sometimes have a vet that can operate on spines. Website
Carrara (Gold Coast)Veterinary Specialist Services1800 442 648Website
Underwood (20km SE Brisbane)Veterinary Specialist Services1800 442 648Website
Jindalee (12km SW of Brisbane)
Toowoomba (125km west of Brisbane)
Veterinary Specialist Services1800 442 648Website
SA
LocationNamePhoneContact
Norwood - AdelaideAdelaide Veterinary Specialist & Referral Centre(08) 8132 0533
Website

Website Emergency Centre
Kurrulta Park - AdelaideAnimal Referral Hospital(08) 8371 0333Website
Kent Town - AdelaideSASH Vets(08) 8125 7132
Mile End - AdelaideThe Austin Vet Specialists(08) 8166 3828
TAS
LocationNamePhoneContact
KingstonChannel Highway Animal Hospital03 6229 7939Website
HobartNorth Hobart Veterinary Hospital 03 6234 7044
Website
HobartHobart Animal Hospital03 6236 9787Website
Glenorchy &
New Norfolk
Montrose Veterinary Centre 03 6272 3599 (Montrose)
03 6261 1573
(New Norfolk)
Website

Bellerive
Sorell
Kingstone
Tasmanian Animal HospitalsBELLERIVE: (03) 6244 7667
SORELL: (03) 6265 2935
KINGSTON: (03) 6229 9345
Website
VIC
LocationSpecialistPhoneWebsite
Kensington (4km NW CBD)Advanced Vetcare(03) 9092 0400Website
Essendon Fields (11km NW CBD)Animal Referral Hospital(03) 9379 0700Website
Collingwood (3km NE CBD)Centre for Animal Referral & Emergency
CARE
(03) 9417 6417Website
Geelong (Newtown)Geelong Animal Referral Services
(03) 4219 2169Website
Werribee (32km SW CBD)Greencross Vet Hospital at the University of MelbourneIn case of emergency, please call us on 03 8721 1414 so our team can best assist otherwise book online.Website
North Ringwood (30km E CBD)Melbourne Animal Specialist Hospital (MASH)1800 838 787Website
Glen Waverley &
Essendon Fields
Melbourne Veterinary Specialist Centre(03) 9887 8844
(03) 9374 3644
Website
Malvern East
Southpaws - Specialty, Emergency & Referral Hospital(03) 9569 3677Website
Mornington Peninsula & GippslandSouthpaws - Specialty, Emergency & Referral Hospital(03) 5976 6800Website
Moorabbin (15km SE CBD)Southpaws - Specialty, Emergency & Referral Hospital(03) 9553 1775Website
SE Suburbs MelbourneReady Vet Go - bridges the gap between home & hospital, providing mobile urgent vet care to pets in the comfort of their home & helping pets with life-threatening illness move safely between vet hospitals.0421 095 838Website
Dandenong (29km SE CBD)Veterinary Referral Hospital1300 385 874AEC Website
WA
LocationNamePhoneContact
AustralindTreendale Pet Medical(08) 9796 1388Website
Osborne ParkPerth Vet Specialists08 9204 0400Website
WilletonRivergum Referral Services08 9259 6344Website
SuccessWestern Australian Veterinary Emergency and Speciality08 9412 5700Website