24/7 Emergency and Specialty Animal Hospital

We now have a board certified cardiologist on staff. Dr. Sophy Jesty will being seeing cardiology patients every other Wednesday here at Asheville Veterinary Specialists.

Ask your primary care veterinarian for more information. 

Meet Carlos and Dr. Levine, our internal medicine specialist:

R.E.A.C.H. / A.V.S. - Internal Medicine Department

Meet Leo and Dr. Wood, our specialty surgeon:

The Regional Emergency Animal Care Hospital is a 24 hour veterinary emergency and specialty hospital located in Asheville, NC. Our mission, as a group of compassionate and professional team members, is to provide exceptional emergency medicine, critical care and specialty referral services to the pets of western North Carolina.

Our commitment is to exceed the expectations of our patients’ families and to treat your loved ones with compassion, respect, dignity and unsurpassed care. By advancing the quality of medicine we create hope, reduce pain, and assure continual care in an environment where your pet is never alone. We are dedicated to working with your primary care veterinarian and advancing the quality of veterinary care in western North Carolina thus improving the health of all of our pets.

REACHAs the only hospital in Western North Carolina solely dedicated to providing veterinary emergency and specialty medicine, our doctors and 
staff are trained and experienced specifically in emergency medical care. We are prepared and equipped to handle both minor and the most critical of emergencies, as well as specialty needs. Upon arrival to our facility, a 
R.E.A.C.H. doctor will examine your pet and will provide you with a health care plan based upon the best treatment for your pet's medical condition. Throughout your pet's visit our compassionate staff will work hard to provide comfort and constant attention to the needs of both you and your loved one.

Our goal in providing the best emergency and specialty veterinary care possible, is to create an environment where our referring veterinarians and clients feel welcome, cared for and respected. Upon discharge from our hospital we will provide you with the appropriate information needed to further care for your pet's needs. It is R.E.A.C.H.'s and A.V.S.'s policy to forward your pet's medical record to your primary veterinarian to facilitate the continual care of your companion.