Where Are You Located?


4901 Biddle Road,
Central Point, Oregon


(541) 282-7711


Southern Oregon Veterinary Specialty Center is a referral based, surgery and emergency care animal hospital. We encourage you to form a relationship with a primary care veterinarian in your area. Your veterinarian will refer your and you to SOVSC if your pet requires advanced medical attention. SOVSC accepts patients with a medical emergency, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, without a veterinary referral. If you need a referral, please call (541) 282-7711.
Southern Oregon Veterinary Specialty Center is a referral based, specialty and emergency care animal hospital. We encourage you to establish care with a family veterinarian in your area. Your veterinarian will refer you to Southern Oregon Veterinarian Specialty Center if your pet requires advanced medical care. We see emergency patients 24 hours a day, seven days a week, without a veterinary referral. If you need a referral, please call (541) 282-7711.
If your pet requires emergency care, no appointment is required. Please call ahead if possible, so we can prepare for your arrival. Referred, non-emergency or elective surgeries and procedures do require an appointment. Call (541) 282-7711 to schedule an appointment for your pet. Please call (541) 282-7711 if your pet has a non-emergency medical need and you do not have a primary care veterinarian.
Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Internal medicine consultations are also available on most Saturday’s by appointment.
We are available 24 hours daily. Clients may request refills by calling the office at (541) 282-7711. However, because some refills may require a doctor approval or special compounding, please anticipate a 24-hour lead-time for approval and preparation of your prescription. We will do our best to accommodate each request in a timely manner.

We do not have a payment plan and payment is due at the time of service. For your convenience, we do accept, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Cash and CareCredit (we apologize that we are unable to accept American Express or personal checks).

We encourage owners to visit pets who are hospitalized. Scheduled visiting time helps our doctors and staff to monitor and perform scheduled treatments on all pets in the hospital. We will try to accommodate family visits during regular visiting hours listed below however since we also receive emergencies 24-hours daily, we may need to adjust times.  Additionally, the doctor may consult with each owner individually.

Visiting hours are: 10am to 11am – 4pm to 5pm – 7pm to 8pm

Triage

Southern Oregon Veterinary Specialty Center Staff will prioritize patients based on the severity of condition. Patients will be seen by a Veterinarian in order of priority. There may be delays for Priority 2 and Priority 3 patients.

Priority 1

May survive if life saving measures are applied.

Examples

    • Road traffic accident
    • Difficulty breathing
    • Excessive bleeding
    • Paralysis
    • Heat-stroke
    • Open fracture
    • Poisoning
    • Collapse
    • Snake bite
    • Bloat
    • Actively seizuring
    • Allergic reactions

Priority 2

Likely to survive if care is given within hours

Examples

    • Closed fractures
    • Diarrhea
    • Actively vomiting
    • Bowel obstruction
    • Birthing difficulties
    • Urinary tract problems

Priority 3

Examples

    • Skin conditions
    • Lameness
    • Sore eyes/ears
    • Abscess
    • Minor wounds
    • Chronic diseases