VCA Berwyn Animal Hospital

Steve Larson, DVM, Staff Veterinarian

DVM, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Dr. Steve Larson comes to VCA Berwyn with a great deal of experience.  Originally he was a Staff Veterinarian at VCA Chicago North from 1997 until 2011 when he transfered to VCA Cairo.  We are fortunate that he has joined us at VCA Berwyn in June 2013.

Dr. Larson received his veterinary degree from the University of Illinois and has interests in opthalmology, pain management and soft tissue surgery. 

He enjoys exercising with his Labrador Chloe and also practices yoga, a skill Chloe has not yet mastered.  He loves to travel, especially enjoying trips to Italy and New Zealand, as well as cooking, cooking classes and wine.


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

In case of emergency, please call us immediately (708)-749-4200.

We provide emergency care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - 365 days a year.