6110 Creston Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50321
Phone(515) 280-3100

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Thank you for your interest in Iowa Veterinary Specialties! Iowa Veterinary Specialties is a full-service hospital open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Along with our 24 hour Emergency Department, Iowa Veterinary Specialties also has departments of Internal Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, and Dentistry. Iowa Veterinary Specialties has also started Central Iowa's first full-service Hospice and Palliative Care department, utilizing integrative medicine to help our patients and their families during the pet's end-of-life transition. 

Iowa Veterinary Specialties' mission is to exceed all expectations! We hope that you take the time to look around our site. If you have any questions, please call us at 515-280-3100.

View our video slideshow for a tour of our clinic and see how some of our clients feel about our service.


We are Now AAHA Accreditation

We are AAHA accredited! What does accreditation mean? It means your hospital holds itself to a higher standard, and that your pet is receiving care at a hospital that has passed the highest... read more >

Iowa Veterinary Specialties' AAHA Accreditation

This is Dr. Stephanie Larson on the CW morning - We Are Iowa segment with Lou Sipolt.  They are discussing Iowa Veterinary Specialties' AAHA Accreditation along with other things that you may need... read more >

"All the Vet techs and receptionists were nothing but phenomenal and soooo understanding!"

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