After-hour emergency services that we recommend for our patients:
These emergency services are open and fully staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week including all holidays. Each service has the capability of transferring the patient back to our care or transferring the patient within the same facility to Internal Medicine, Oncology or Surgery. These three specialties are staffed by boarded Diplomates in their respective areas of specialization.
The closest emergency facility is twenty minutes from the Sagamore Hills-Northfield-Macedonia area and is called VCA Great Lakes Veterinary Specialists (Emergency Center) at 4760 Richmond Road, Warrensville Heights, Ohio. They recommend calling first at 216-831-6789. To view their web site, including a downloadable map, click on GLVS.
For our central Summit County, e.g., Akron vicinity, patients there are two emergency services available.
MedVet Akron-Medical & Cancer Centers at 1321 Centerview Circle, Akron, Ohio. They also request a phone call if possible at 330-665-4996. Their website may be reached by clicking on MedVet Akron.
The Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital at 1053 South Cleveland-Massillon Road, Akron, Ohio may be reached at 330-666-2976. Their website may be viewed by clicking on MVH. The Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital also has a new facility as of 2022 which is in Highland Heights (734 Alpha Drive) and may be reached through the main website above or by calling 440-673-3483.
MedVet Cleveland West-Medical & Cancer Centers at 20400 Emerald Parkway, Cleveland, Ohio. This west side of Cleveland facility provides emergency coverage when we are normally closed. The phone number is 216-362-6000. To view their website click on MedVet Cleveland West.
We recommend familiarizing yourself with the closest emergency facility and bookmarking their website in your computer. We gladly accept emergencies during our operating hours; however, we do not have 24-hour supervision on site or 24-hour on-site emergency coverage.