MELANIE JARRETT, DVM, DACVA JOINS VSH TO HEAD ANESTHESIA SERVICE
Board certified veterinary anesthesiologist, Melanie Jarrett, joined VSH in August 2017 to oversee a highly skilled nursing team, some who have achieved specialty certification in anesthesia by the nationally recognized veterinary technician specialty association.
Advantages of the Anesthesia Service at VSH include:
High Quality, Individualized Pet Care
Dr. Jarrett reviews each pet carefully and tailors an anesthetic plan to meet each pet’s specific needs.
Every pet anesthetized at VSH has a dedicated anesthesia nurse caring for them before, during, and after each anesthetic procedure to ensure utmost comfort and safety.
The anesthesia service is equipped to handle a variety of pet problems with equipment that allows for advanced monitoring techniques, such as direct blood pressure measurement and blood gas analysis.
Collaborative Pet Care
Not all pets require general anesthesia to meet their medical needs. Dr. Jarrett and her team routinely collaborate with the VSH specialists on sedation and analgesic plans for VSH patients.
If your pet is under the care of VSH, Dr. Jarrett is happy to speak to with you directlyand answer any questions you may have regarding anesthesia.
The anesthesia service at VSH is available for consultation with your primary care veterinarian.
Exclusive to VSH:
VSH is the only private veterinary hospital in the Triangle with a board certified anesthesiologist on staff.