Capital Veterinary Specialists, Jax is an independently-owned, small animal, veterinary specialty hospital located in the heart of Jacksonville. Jacksonville is a rapidly growing city in Northern Florida with access to the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean, the St Johns River, many regional state parks and St Augustine. We have long-time staff retention and pride ourselves on having a family-like work environment. We will be opening our emergency hospital in the summer of 2017 and are looking to employ 2 full-time Emergency Doctors to work alongside specialists in surgery, internal medicine, and rotating interns in a multidisciplinary hospital under the mentorship of a nationally and internationally renowned Board Certified Criticalist and Anesthesiologist.
At Capital Veterinary Specialists, Jax, we strive to provide exceptional veterinary specialty services. Together, we have over 50 years of experience in veterinary specialist care. Our aim is to be at the forefront of all advancements in veterinary science and to provide compassionate, multidisciplinary veterinary specialty care to North Florida and South Georgia. We promise to continue improving our quality of service through collaborative research, continuing veterinary education, and knowledge sharing among colleagues. With our world-class facility and technological equipment, our goal is to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and the best possible treatments.
We are proud to offer a state-of-the-art facility with a fully stocked IDEXX lab suite including CBC, full chemistry and electrolytes (Catalyst DX) and coagulation; Abaxis ISTAT machine (electrolytes, blood gases, ionized Ca), advanced imaging with 2 Sound Eklin digital radiography units, an Alpha 7 ultrasound unit, and a STORZ endoscope; Infusion pumps, Procare oxygen cage, and isolation; two, full, surgical suites complete with heated and hydraulic surgery tables, APEX Philips Burton lights, BAIR hugger units, a Ligasure Vessel Sealing unit, and full telemetry. An in-house, 64 slice Toshiba CT unit will be installed in 2017. We use INOVA Signature software.