VCA Alpine Animal Hospital

Mary Ellsworth, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Washington State University


Mary Ellsworth, originally from California, received her Bachelor of Science in cell and molecular biology and Bachelor of Arts in education from San Francisco State University in 1999. Between 1997 and 2005, she worked as a technician in a variety of practices ranging from shelter medicine to critical care. Mary then decided to attend Washington State University, receiving her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. Following graduation, she completed a small animal medicine and surgery rotating internship at VCA Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle and, in 2010, Mary became an emergency veterinarian at Alpine Animal Hospital. During her free time, Mary enjoys spending time with her multiple pets (1 pit bull terrier, 1 cat), shopping for vintage clothing and furniture, yoga, and exploring her new home of Seattle.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

Your emergency needs can be met right here at our hospital.
VCA Alpine Animal Hospital provides 24 hour emergency veterinary care, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Emergency veterinarians, veterinary technicians and/or veterinary assistants are on staff 24 hours a day.

Please call us at 425-392-8888. We are located at 888 NW Sammamish Road. Issaquah, WA 98027.

We provide the highest standard in veterinary emergency and critical care services. We are trained and equipped to perform a variety of emergency surgeries and procedures. We provide the highest standards of pain management. Emergency internal medicine consultations, including full diagnostics, are available.

Please call or come in immediately if you feel your pet is having an emergency or needs after-hours care.