Veterinary Oncology


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A specialist in veterinary oncology (a “veterinary oncologist”) has fulfilled the requirements to be board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, including a 3-year residency and two rigorous examinations.


A veterinary oncologist deals with the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in animals. Different modalities for therapy can include surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy.

Certifying Body

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM)