VCA Hanson Animal Hospital

Thomas Finney, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Tufts University


Dr. Finney has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 20 years and is in his 14th year here at VCA Hanson Animal Hospital. Dr. Finney is happily married and the father of 3 children. He thoroughly enjoys teaching and outdoor activities.He has taught at a high school and junior high school at a christian summer camp for over 5 years. He also has coaching experience in soccer and softball and teaching experience in drama in his town and for the Boy and Girl Scouts of America. He is an avid hiker and camper. He enjoys performing small animal surgeries and has great experience in clinical medicine including oncology, microbiology, and exotic medicine.


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 AN EMERGENCY DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS: Please call us immediately at 781-293-2511
IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY AFTER NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS: Please call the following hospital immediately
                            VCA South Shore Animal Hospital
                                     Phone: 781-337-6622
                                     595 Columbian Street
                                 South Weymouth, MA 02190