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North West Veterinary Dermatology Services

Veterinary Dermatologists in Vancouver, Nanaimo, Victoria, and St. Albert, AB

North West Veterinary Dermatology Services has board certified veterinarians that specialize in itch relief, allergy management and ear diseases. Your pet's health and comfort are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

The role of your primary veterinarian is indispensable. The veterinarians at North West Veterinary Dermatology Services specialize in skin diseases and will work in partnership with your pet's primary veterinarian to maintain your pet's overall health. Our centrally located facilities are now accepting new patients and you can find directions on our Locations page.

At North West Veterinary Dermatology Services, your pet's comfort is of the utmost importance.


Tyler Udenberg, DVM, Dipl. ACVD

Vincent Defalque, DVM, Dipl. ACVD

Allison Cox, DVM, Dermatology Resident

Office Hours

Monday:

Closed 1-9

Tuesday:

9-12 1-5

Wednesday:

9-12 1-5

Thursday:

9-12 1-5

Friday:

9-12 1-5

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Meet the Veterinarian

  • Natasha Anderson
    D.V.M.

    "I have always loved animals and pets so working with them all day and learning how their bodies work fascinates me. Everyday, I feel like I am making a difference in the lives of not only my pet patients, but also their human families as well."

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Hear From Happy Pet Owners

  • "The staff are wonderful. So gentle and kind with Molly. A wealth of information as well. I finally have answers to why her hair is falling out. Thank you."
    SusanD.
  • "Dr Defalque is extremely professional and thorough. I feel he really wants to do what is best for Allie, and I appreciate his attention to detail. The front end person also always makes us feel very welcome. Highly recommend!"
    Pamela Z.
  • "Dr Udenberg and Staff are very caring and helpful when trying to determine what my dog's allergies are and how best to help her. The follow up is great via E-mail and phone calls and repeat visits."
    Elizabeth D.

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