Advanced Heart Care for Dogs and Cats

Dr. Sharon Huston and Dr. Adonia Hsu are board-certified veterinary cardiologists in San Diego and Palm Desert, CA, specializing in the treatment of heart disease in dogs and cats.

Veterinary Cardiology & Advanced Heart Care for Dogs and Cats

San Diego Veterinary Cardiology works with companion animals with heart disease, helping to diagnose and treat a variety of heart conditions. We believe that through knowledge and communcation, dogs and cats with heart disease can live joyful and dignified lives. Our philosophy emphasizes a true partnership between the pet's family, the pet's primary veterinarian, and the veterinary cardiologist. We are proud to serve our patients and clients with the support of our fully integrated ICU and ER. We are here for our patients 24/7.

Formerly of California Veterinary Specialists in Murrieta and Carlsbad, Dr. Huston is now available for cardiac consultations at the VCA Emergency Animal Hospital & Referral Center, located in the Mission Valley neighborhood of San Diego.

Dr. Huston also has the honor of providing cardiology services to the U.S. Navy Marine Mammal Program and is the consulting cardiologist for the The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). Dr. Huston is an active participant in continuing education; she participates in training veterinary students from The College of Veterinary Medicine at Western University in Pomona and veterinary schools across the country. She is a cardiac mentor for numerous veterinary interns and residents and is a frequent lecturer in the Southern California community and at national veterinary conferences. Dr. Huston also works with various breed clubs, assisting their efforts to breed healthy dogs and cats.

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VCA Emergency Animal Hospital & Referral Center
2317 Hotel Circle South
San Diego, CA 92108
Tel: 619.299.2400
Fax: 619.299.9068

Desert Veterinary Specialists
42-065 Washington Street, Suite D
Palm Desert, CA 92211-8024
Tel: 760.772.2222
Fax: 760.772.2884

Upcoming Events

May 22, 2016
Desert Veterinary Conference
Palm Desert, CA
San Diego Veterinary Cardiology co-hosts the annual Desert Veterinary Conference organized by Desert Veterinary Specialists—participating for the 5th consecutive year! This year, Dr. Huston presents to local veterinarians from the Coachella Valley and the Inland Empire at this all day conference - the largest of its kind in the area.

May 23, 2016
Cardiac Auscultation & Echocardiography Health Clinic
Dr. Huston provides cardiac screenings to help improve the cardiac health of breeding dogs at the Orange Empire Dog Club. All-breeds welcome; members and non-members.
Orange Empire Dog Club Clubhouse
18225 Santa Ana Ave
Bloomington, California 92316
For registration or additional information, please contact the clinic organizer:
Cecelia Richardson

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