VCA Imperial Point Animal Hospital

Fort Lauderdale Veterinarians

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

  • Robert C. Buzzetti

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Iowa State University

    Dr. Buzzetti graduated from Iowa State University in 1975 and is the Medical Director of VCA Imperial Point Animal Hospital, an AAHA accredited practice. He is on the Development Partnership Council ...
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  • Summer Heyerly

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Heyerly (who prefers to be called Dr. Summer) has a Bachelor degree in Animal Sciences and minor in Organicational Leadership Management from Purdue University, and D.V.M. from St. George's University.

    Dr. ...
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  • Alyssa Murray

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Minnesota

    Its fairly we all love animals, but here's a couple more reasons why I love being a veterinarian... Making a connection. I once read "only with animals can sit side by side, no words spoken, no action ...
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  • Lara Wiseman

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Florida

    Dr. Wiseman always knew that she wanted to be a veterinarian and started working at a South Florida practice as a volunteer at just 11 years old. She worked as a technician throughout high school before ...
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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. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.