Animal Emergency & Specialty Center is East Tennessee’s premier veterinary emergency & specialty hospital. Located in Knoxville, we provide veterinary specialty services to pet owners throughout Tennessee and neighboring states. The emergency department at Animal Emergency and Specialty Center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for walk-ins and immediate referrals. A critical care veterinarian is always on site and supported by a full support team.
Our staff of board-certified veterinary specialists bring a wide variety of experience in many different treatment areas. Our veterinarians are board certified or have advanced experience and training in areas of emergency and critical care, internal medicine, surgery, oncology, ophthalmology and avian & exotic medicine. We work with your family veterinarian to provide the best possible diagnosis, treatment and overall patient care of your pet. All procedures are performed by our highly trained, compassionate staff. Click here to learn more about our veterinarians and specialists.
Animal Emergency & Specialty Center utilizes the most advanced medical technology and equipment. We have an on-site CT scanner, digital x-ray, ultrasound, complete lab, radiation therapy system, and much more.
Animal Emergency & Specialty Center is also the place to bring your exotic pets. We treat a variety of animals, including but not limited to: parrots, chickens, turkeys, ducks and other fowl, pigeons, guinea pigs, rabbits, gerbils, hamsters, sugar gliders, chinchillas, ferrets, rats, mice, hedgehogs, small exotic dogs & cats, reptiles (excluding venomous snakes), amphibians, fish and invertebrates. Please don’t hesitate to contact our Avian & Exotics Department if your pet needs immediate attention.
We are always prepared to help care for your pets. If you would like to speak with a staff member or learn more about our practice, please don’t hesitate to contact us.