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We've Moved! We are now located at 498 22nd Place which is a free standing building located near Fresh Market in Miracle Mile. 

As you may have heard or seen, the city is in progress of widening 43rd Ave. and our previous space and parking was to be dramatically affected. So, it is with great excitement that we announce that Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital relocated to a new, freshly built, upgraded facility that is located at 498 22nd Pl., Vero Beach, FL 32960, near Fresh Market in Miracle Mile. Our beautiful new building at it's convenient location is freestanding and quietly set in this central area with easy and very safe access, along with plenty of parking right at the front door. Our new location has a fun, fenced, secure, outdoor space for your fur babies to enjoy while visiting. I look forward to continuing our valued relationship together, starting potential new ones, and celebrating our exciting new hospital with you at our new location. 

If you live in Vero Beach or the surrounding area in FL, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Kattis Stengard is a licensed veterinarian, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.

Pet Emergency? Read no further and call us right away!

Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. Kattis Stengard is experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care,we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own Vero Beach veterinarian.

We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 772-562-0200 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Vero Beach veterinarian office is very easy to locate, you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for Vero Beach pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.

 At Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Kattis Stengard
Vero Beach Veterinarian | Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital | 772-562-0200

498 22nd Pl.
Vero Beach, FL 32960

                                                                                       Fax: 772-778-3447 | [email protected]


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Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Seth Schwartz
    Associate DVM

    Dr. Schwartz grew up playing sports and performing musicals in the greater Philadelphia area. Choosing the academic path, he attended the University of Maryland, College Park and received a B.S. Degree in animal science. Dr Schwartz went to work at the National Institute of Health as an aquaculture specialist, then on to earning his Veterinary Medicine Doctoris (VMD) degree from the prestigious University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Here he received special training in ultrasound and cardiology. His special interests in veterinary medicine include internal medicine, cardiology and behavior. He values creating lifelong client-doctor relationships and is a proud advocate for all pets. Dr Schwartz is excited to be providing exceptional health care and a kind heart to the pets at Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital.

  • Dr.
    Kattis Stengard
    DVM,CVA, OWNER

    DR. KATTIS STENGARD was born in Sweden and grew up mostly in Florida. After graduating from the University of Florida School of Veterinary Medicine, she enjoyed working with horses, dogs and cats here in Vero Beach.

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  • Dr.
    Darrell Nazareth
    Associate DVM, CVA

    Dr. Nazareth received his veterinary degree from the University of Liverpool in England. He practiced in Australia, New Zealand, and England before coming to the United States where in practiced in New England and then Florida. He brings extensive knowledge and experience to Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital in both the medical and surgical fields with a mastery of many soft tissue and orthopedic surgical procedures. In 2008, he became fully certified in veterinary acupuncture and enjoys incorporating holistic care regularly into his practice. Dr Nazareth is kind, compassionate, and highly dedicated to always practicing the highest level of care for each individual pet. If you haven’t met him already, you’ll find Dr. Nazreth to be friendly, extremely motivated, passionate, and always with an ended amount of smiles.  

  • Dr. Sonya Myers

    Growing up in Florida, Sonya spent the weekends snorkeling on the reefs of south Florida and camping in the woods in the center of the state. 

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  • "Everyone is always so kind and helpful here! They really are lifesavers and have helped me so much with my little boy Monroe and my big guy Rocky. I’m so grateful to them."
  • "I love the fact that the staff is consistent,that is, not a constant changeover of personnel. Also, the staff is so friendly, loving, and professional. The substitute vets are warm, friendly, and of course, know the business. Doctor Stengard is a love and I would recommend her to friends"
  • "The hospital is AAHA accredited and that is important to us. Dr. Stengard and the staff are friendly and very knowledgeable. Each one of our nine animals are treated as the individuals they are with superior medical care."
  • "The staff is always friendly and helpful. I have never encounter anything but positive staff. I am very happy with all the staff."
  • "Dr. STENGARD is top-notch. She has guided us through the day-in-day-out dog wellness of every age and stage with the same unparalleled attention she walks us through the most heart-wrenching days. Dr. STENGARD sets the bar high and we know we can count on her to continue devoting her very best to our 15-year-old lab. There is no one like Dr. STENGARD."
  • "Staff and doctors are very friendly and welcoming. We have received excellent care for our dogs and our cat. When we need an urgent appointment we are able to get one very quickly. Love this vet!"

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Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00am

500pm

Tuesday:

8:00am

5:00pm

Wednesday:

8:00am

5:00pm

Thursday:

8:00am

7:00pm

Friday:

8:00am

5:00pm

Saturday:

8:00am

12:30pm

Sunday:

Closed

Closed