1321 Oakcrest Drive
Columbia, SC, SC 29223
Phone: (803) 995-8913
CVETS, or Columbia Veterinary Emergency Trauma and Specialty, is a state-of-the-art veterinary hospital located in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded by husband-and-wife team Mike Schlicksup, DVM, DACVS-SA, and Tracy Schlicksup, DVM, DABVP, CVETS has quickly become a trusted name in the veterinary community.
CVETS has two locations in the Midlands. CVETS ER & Specialty is located in Northeast Columbia, and CVETS Urgent Care is located in West Columbia. The Urgent Care opened this year and CVETS is excited to be able to serve the community of West Columbia. CVETS Urgent Care is located at 2989 Sunset Boulevard, West Columbia, 29169 and is open from noon until 10 p.m. every day.
At the CVETS ER & Specialty hospital in Columbia, services offered include: 24/7 emergency care, advanced anesthesia, surgery, neurology, cardiology, radiology, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, and dentistry. CVETS ER & Specialty is located at 1321 Oakcrest Drive, Columbia, SC 29223.
CVETS also places a strong emphasis on client education and communication. Their team takes the time to explain diagnoses, treatment options, and expected outcomes to pet owners, along with their primary care veterinarian, to make the process as easy as possible. They also provide follow-up care and support to patients and their owners.
In addition to their exceptional medical care, CVETS is committed to giving back to the community. They regularly participate in local events and fundraisers, such as the annual Bark to the Park Walk and Run, which benefits Pawmetto Lifeline’s efforts to help homeless pets.
Internally, CVETS was born out of a passion to create a vibrant and modern veterinary hospital that could provide the highest-level of medicine and create a pleasant and fulfilling environment for the team. CVETS wants to be a business that hosts a supportive culture that staff can feel fulfilled in.
Overall, CVETS is a leading animal hospital in the Midlands region, providing exceptional emergency and specialty care to pets in need. With their state-of-the-art facilities, experienced team, and commitment to client education and community involvement, CVETS is a valuable resource for pet owners in Columbia and beyond.