VCA Central Expressway Animal Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Technician

    Nickie F.

    Nickie has been employed in the Veterinary profession since 2003 and has been a dedicated VCA CEAH employee since 2005. She has worked in all areas of the hospital and has continued her Veterinary education passing her CVA Level I, II & III exams. 

    Nickie has a cute little boy named Hayden.  She enjoys spending time with him and she loves to run.

    She has one dog- Carmen, and one cat- Fancy.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Stacey D.
    School: Texas State

    Stacey has been with us since December 2012.  She has been a wonderful addition to our team.  She started out in kennel and has trained to become a veterinary assistant.  She graduated from Texas State and eventually plans to get a Masters Degree. 

    She enjoys outdoors, movies and reading. 

    She has one dog- Stache, and two cats- Felix and Rafiki.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Chris G.

    Chris has been with VCA and the veterinary field since May 2010. He started out with us as a kennel assistant and is now a veterinary assistant.  Chris has been a wonderful asset to our team.  He is a fast learner and willing to learn everything. 

    In his spare time, Chris likes to run and is very active.

    He has 1 dog- Henry. 

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Emily G.

    Emily started with us as a kennel assistant.  She has been learning to become a technician because she wants to educate our clients and care for their pets. 

    Emily is a very friendly animal lover with 3 dogs- Hailey, Mavis and Ted.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Alyx K.

    Alyx has been with Central Expressway as a veterinary assistant for over a year and has worked with us in the past.  She started in veterinary medicine in high school as a technician assistant and during college worked at the North Texas Emergency Pet Clinic as a CVA level 1.  After finishing college, Alyx is now a full time Art Teacher. 

    Alyx loves art, animals, and traveling. 

    She has a diabetic cat named Grace.


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 or come to our hospital.         11680 Forest Central Drive   Dallas, TX 75243  214-341-3322.  We are open  M-F 7:30am-5:30pm, Sat 7:30am-12pm, Sun Closed.  

VCA Metroplex:   770 West Airport Freeway, Irving, TX   972-438-7113  Open 24 hours.

Emergency Animal Clinic: 12101 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75243  972-994-9110