Welcome to Westside Veterinary Center

220 West 83rd Street,  New York, NY 

Call us at (212) 580-1800

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Full-Service Animal Hospital on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

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Westside Veterinary Center is a full-service animal hospital and emergency animal hospital located in Manhattan’s Upper West Side in New YorkOur caring, experienced veterinarians handle all types of medical, surgical, and dental services for both regular and exotic petsWe are experienced in all kinds of conditions and treatments, and our facility offers all the latest in equipment. 

Not only do we offer first-rate pet care, but we also try to provide a comfortable, kid-friendly, calm environment so both your family and your pet can relax while waiting to be seen. Your companion animal’s health and well-being are very important to us, and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care. 

Veterinary services

We offer a comprehensive range of regular veterinary services at Westside Veterinary Center, ranging from microchipping to senior pet care. Bring your pet in for an annual wellness exam, vaccinations, spay and neuter services, and any other general medical care they may require. We also handle dentistry and a host of other services for exotic pets of all kinds. Contact us if you have any specific questions regarding what we can provide for your furry ones.  

You can also turn to our expert team for specialized care, including acupuncture, orthopedic surgery, endoscopy, and ultrasounds. We’re here to provide you with any pet certifications or health certifications you may need, and we also offer radiology and laboratory services. We are equipped to handle any hospitalization that may be required for your pet’s treatment or recovery, and we provide boarding services if you’re going to be out of town. Our goal is always to anticipate your every need and do our best to make sure your pets are taken care of while they are in our care. Walso provide emergency vet services. Give us a call for more information. 

Wellness exams for pets

The annual wellness exam is one of our core veterinary services at Westside Veterinary Center. At your pet’s yearly checkupwe’ll take a close look at them from head to toe. It’s important for us to keep an eye out for any changes or problems so we can catch any issues early and treat them while they are still minor. These preventative examinations give our veterinarians the chance to get to know your pet as well, making them more comfortable in our office. 

Exotic animal care

Our team is fully prepared to work with exotic animals of all kinds. You won’t find this to be true with your average animal hospital! These types of pets need specialized care, as well as veterinarians who understand <="" span="">that exotic pets have unique needs. If you are caring for an exotic animal, please reach out to our office and see what we can do to help. We have veterinarians with specific training in the care of all types of pets.  

Contact us today to schedule an appointment!


Westside Veterinary Center | (212) 580-1800

220 West 83 St. New York, NY 10024

Meet Our Vets

Learn Who We Are

  • Stuart Brodsky, DVM
    • Hospital Founder, Director
    • Internal Medicine, Dermatology
    • Veterinary School: Purdue University
    • Veterinary Internship: Animal Medical Center, NYC
    • Veterinary Residency: Animal Medical Center, NYC
    • Former Staff Dermatologist: Animal Medical Center
    • Member of The American Academy of Veterinary Dermatolog
  • Karen Cantor
    DVM
    • Hospital Director
    • Internal Medicine, Avian & Exotic Medicine
    • USDA Accredited
    • Member of The Association of Avian Veterinarians
    • Veterinary Internship: Animal Medical Center, NYC
    • Veterinary School: Michigan State University
    • Undergrad: University of Michigan
    • Active member of New York City and New York State Veterinary Associations
  • Kim Rosenthal
    DVM
    • Internal Medicine, Surgery
    • Veterinary School: University of Florida
    • Veterinary Internship: Animal Medical Center, NYC
    • Veterinary Residency: Animal Medical Center, NYC
  • Katie Bodkin
    DVM
    • Internal Medicine
    • USDA Accredited 
    • Veterinary School: Tufts University
    • Veterinary Internship: Animal Medical Center, NY
  • Jaime Napolitano
    VMD
    • PInternal Medicine, Surgery
    • Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania
    • Veterinary Internship: VCA Beruyn, Franklin Park, Illinois
    • Special Interest: Surgery
  • Tamika Lewis, M.Ed., DVM, CVA, CVCH
    • Internal Medicine
    • Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist (CVA)
    • Certified Veterinary Chinese Herbalist
    • Undergrad: Cornell University
    • Veterinary School: Cornell University
    • Internship: Bergh Memorial Hospital of the ASPCA
  • Danielle Rutherford, VMD
    • Internal Medicine
    • Undergrad: Harvard University
    • Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
    • Veterinary Internship: Veterinary Emergency and Referral Group, Brooklyn, NY
    • USDA accredited for International Travel Certificates
  • Kathleen Colby, DVM
    • Internal and Emergency Medicine
    • Veterinary School: University of Florida
    • Veterinary Internship: Veterinary Emergency and Referral Group, Brooklyn, N
  • Melanie Friedman
    DVM
    • College: Cornell University
    • Veterinary School: Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
    • Internship: Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners
    • USDA accredited for International Travel Certificates
  • Jane Kosovsky
    DVM
    • Staff Surgeon
    • Orthopedic and Soft Tissue Surgery
    • Veterinary School: Ohio State University
    • Veterinary Internship: Animal Medical Center, NYC
    • Surgical Residency: Animal Medical Center, NYC

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Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Wow! Thanks to all the staff at Anderson Vet Clinic. I feel like you all truly love what you do! My kitty, Lola and I always have such a pleasant experience when we come in. Fortunately, it’s usually just for a check-up, but I would not leave Lola in anyone else’s hands but yours. Thank you for your caring commitment!"
    Maya Smith / Los Angeles, CA
  • "I have benefited tremendously from the care my pet received from Dr. Anderson."
    John Doe / San Diego, CA

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