Emergency: Open 24hrs/365 days 
Emergency Call: (03) 9731 2000

Our Services


Emergency & Critical Care

Emergency & Critical Care, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Werribee Vet Hospital

U-Vet Werribee Animal Hospital's Emergency and Critical Care service is unique by providing:

> Truly 24 hr Emergency and Critical Care services for sick and injured animals 
> Access to Veterinary Specialties within our hospital including Small Animal Medicine, Surgery, Anaesthesia, Clinical Pathology, Diagnostic Imaging and Neurology.
> All of our departments are 'On-Call' for emergency patients. 
> Intensive Care Unit with 'Round-the-Clock' care for critically-ill patients. There is a Vet on duty at all times.
> State-of-the-art facility can perform many tests (including x-rays & blood tests) at times when smaller clinics may not be able to (such as on weekends and after hours). 
> Highly experienced and caring veterinary nursing staff
> High end equipment on site such as MRI, CT, Scintigraphy, Fluoroscopy and Laser endoscopy are all available within our hospital.
> Pet owners can bring their sick or injured animals to us at any time of the day or night. Patients are examined and, if necessary, admitted to the Hospital for ongoing tests and treatment. 

Meet the team

Head
Dr Dez Hughes, Section Head in Emergency & Critical Care and Associate Professor 

Veterinarians
Dr Elise Boller, Lecturer in Emergency and Critical Care and Residency Program Director
Dr Manuel Boller, Senior Lecturer in Emergency and Critical Care
Dr Adelina Chan, Resident
Dr Mark Davis, Senior Registrar
Dr Jane Dunnett, Clinical Tutor
Dr Kylie Kelers, Lecturer
Dr Suzie Liss, Clinical Tutor
Dr Lorna O’Dowd, Clinical Tutor
Dr Hui Mei Ong, Veterinary Fellowship Trainee
Dr Patricia Rosenstein, Resident
Dr Monique Stanley, Resident
Dr Erica Tinson, Resident
Dr Sarah Gaudette, Veterinary Tutor - Emergency and Critical Care
Dr Ide Gillespie, Clinical Tutor
Dr Rob Pope, Clinical Tutor
Dr Carli Soul, Resident

Head Nurses
Ms Angela Chapman, Head Nurse
Ms Emily Wells, Veterinary Nurse (second in charge)
Ms Samara Blake, Veterinary Nurse (second in charge)

Nurses
Mr Steve Isaacs
Ms Bronwyn Hayward
Ms Asha Yeoman
Ms Rebecca Ede
Ms Calista Kerr
Ms Hayley Dunn
Ms June Allison
Ms Kelle Baker
Ms Rachael Joseph
Ms Nadine Strawbridge
Ms Stef Lacey
Ms Andrea Shadiotto
Ms Katrina Trzepizur
Ms Courtnay Baskerville