(703) 754-8000

Only the Best in Diagnostics and Veterinary Surgery


No one wants their pet to get sick, but if it does happen, you want accurate answers fast, with targeted, professional solutions all under one roof. At our veterinary hospital, that includes comprehensive diagnostic services and skilled veterinary surgery.

If you’re looking for capable, compassionate veterinary professionals and accomplished veterinary surgeons, look no further than our animal hospital.

Doctor examining golden retriever dog in vet clinic

Diagnostic Services Offered by Willow Animal Hospital

If you want fast, accurate results for health questions surrounding your pet, turn to us. We offer a wide array of diagnostic tests.

  • Blood:  Clinical Chemistry, Hematology, Serology
  • Microbiology: Fecal, Ear Discharge Samples
  • Biopsy:  Cytology, Histology
  • Fluid Analysis: Urine, Joint Fluid
  • FAST Ultrasounds:  Evaluate for Fluid Around the Heart, Within Chest or Abdominal Cavity
  • Abdominal Ultrasounds:  Liver, Gallbladder, Kidneys, Adrenals, Stomach, Pancreas, Small Intestine, Large Intestine, Bladder, Prostate, Reproductive Tracts, Testes
  • Ultrasound-Guided Soft-Tissue Aspirates
  • Digital X-Ray:  Musculoskeletal, Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Gastrointestinal, Reproductive, Urinary

Additionally, we will refer you to veterinary specialists whom we trust to complete CT Scans, MRIs, and Endoscopy procedures. We also have relationships with veterinary specialists who will perform on-site services with scheduled appointment slots.

In short, we strive to provide comprehensive diagnostic services to you that are both accurate and fast—and if we don’t provide it, we have a trusted veterinary specialist who will.

Veterinarian's office, during surgical operation of cat.

Veterinary Surgery at Willow Animal Hospital

Whether the surgery your pet needs is simple or complex, quick or lengthy, we have the training, the expertise, and the compassion necessary for success. The veterinary surgeries we offer at Willow Animal Hospital include:

  • Dental Surgery:  Extractions, Soft-Tissue Oral-Cavity Masses
  • Wound Repair:  Bite Wounds, Lacerations, Abscesses
  • Abdominal Exploration
  • Abdominal Surgeries: Organ Masses, Intussusceptions, Stomach or Intestinal Blockages, Stomach or Intestinal Foreign Bodies
  • Bladder Stones/Urethral Blockage
  • Spay/Neuter and Caesarean Births

In addition to our in-house veterinary surgeries, we partner with Lazar Veterinary Surgery, who will perform specialized soft-tissue and orthopedic surgeries at our animal hospital. See more information about Lazar Veterinary Surgery in the links on our Contact page.

Dr. Kent Smith is an accomplished veterinary surgeon with more than 20 years of experience. He delivers highly personalized service to each and every pet, and we welcome you and yours to experience the difference that level of compassion and expertise can make.

dog examination by veterinary doctor in clinic

Your Pet Deserves the Very Best in Veterinary Surgery

When your pet needs surgery, you want to know that they’re in the best hands—and that’s exactly what you can expect from our animal hospital. Everything we offer, from wellness checks all the way to rehabilitation and emergency services, is delivered with the expertise you can trust and the compassion you crave. Let’s start a conversation about your special pet today!


4228 Aiken Drive
Vint Hill, VA 20187

Contact Us for an Appointment:
Office: (703) 754-8000
Fax: (540) 216-0959