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Akron Center for Veterinary Internal Medicine offers two full-time doctors with 20 years combined internal medicine experience at AVREC.

Areas of clinical specialization include the treatment of complicated gastrointestinal, renal, respiratory, hepatic, endocrine, hematologic disorders and infectious diseases. Dr. Crandell and Dr. Boyce also provide cancer consultations/diagnosis and chemotherapy administration. Our doctors also work closely with VetRad to facilitate ultrasounds, ultrasound guided aspirates and biopsies.

Procedures done by the Internal Medicine doctors and Radiologists at AVREC:

  • ACTH Stims
  • Ultrasound
  • Chemotherapy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Upper GI/Endoscopy
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Balloon Dilation
  • Bronchoscopy
  • FNA
  • Bone Marrow
  • Blood transfusions
  • Enema

Consultations with the internal medicine group are available to your veterinarian to discuss your pet’s condition and therapeutic choices. Note: I-131 treatment for feline hyperthyroidism is temporarily unavailable.

We pride ourselves in offering a flexible appointment schedule. To schedule an appointment, please call (330) 665-4996 or CLICK HERE.

Our Mission

The mission of AVREC is to serve as an extension of your family veterinarian by providing advanced surgical, medical, emergency and critical care for patients entrusted to our hospital. We are committed to quality and compassionate veterinary care.


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Our Location

1321 Centerview Circle Akron, Ohio 44321
Phone: 330-665-4996