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The Animal Medical Center is a not-for-profit hospital for companion animals and an institute for veterinary education and research.
The Animal Medical Center in New York City is a federally recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit veterinary center that has been a national leader in animal care since 1910. As an academic veterinary hospital, AMC promotes the health and well-being of companion animals through advanced treatment, research and education.
Our staff is comprised of nearly 100 veterinarians who utilize an interdisciplinary team approach combining expertise in more than 25 key specialties and services to care for your pet 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Comprehensive Pet Care
Pets receive inpatient and outpatient care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. AMC offers a comprehensive range of services and treatments including, but not limited to:
Computerized tomography (CT) and MRI
Brain and spinal cord surgery
Minimally invasive surgery
The Education Division is dedicated to advancing veterinary care. The Animal Medical Center offers internships and residencies to doctors of veterinary medicine who wish to pursue formal advanced training.
AMC also offers:
Internships to animal health technicians and social workers
Externships to senior veterinary students
Continuing education and postgraduate programs to practicing veterinarians
The Caspary Research Institute conducts clinical investigation of naturally occurring disease in companion animals to enable more effective diagnosis, advanced medical and surgical treatment and prevention of disease in all pets. Joint efforts are made with those studying the same illnesses in humans. Among our collaborators are:
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
The Rockefeller University
NYU Langone Medical Center
Yale University, Cornell University, The Ohio State University and many colleges of medicine & veterinary medicine
Investigations are conducted by observing and treating naturally occurring disease. Animal Medical Center does not induce disease for research and does not maintain any laboratory animals for research.
AMC meets special needs by offering a variety of free or subsidized services to those in need:
Frank V.D. Lloyd Fund for Guide Dogs
Seniors’ Animal Veterinary Effort (SAVE)
Patient Assistance Fund
Pet Outreach Program
In 1981, Animal Medical Center sponsored the nation's first conference on pet loss, sparking programs around the world and the founding of the Carola Warburg Rothschild Society for the Human-Animal Bond.
510 East 62nd Street New York City, NY 10065 212 838-8100 main
212 838-7053 appointments
Added: Thu Jan 30 2003
Last Modified: Mon Dec 07 2015