VCA Knightswood Animal Hospital

Philadelphia 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.

  • Deborah Rubin

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. Rubin enjoys spending time with her child and family and spending time with her animals.
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  • Patrick Barnes

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Tuskegee University

    Dr. Patrick Barnes has always had compassion and love for animals and people. He moved to Philadelphia almost 2 years ago. He is the older brother of three younger sisters. Dr. Barnes grew up in ...
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  • Robert Cussano

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. Cusano grew up in Levittown Pa and attended Pennsbury High School where he graduated.  He then proceeded to Delaware Valley College and received a B.S. degree in Biology.  He then pushed ...
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  • Madhu Munthala

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Iowa State University
    Graduate School: MS (Animal Breeding & Genetics)

    Dr. Madhu graduated vet school in India and pursued MS at Purdue University and ECFVG certification at Iowa State University. She worked as an associate veterinarian at Shreveport, LA before starting with ...
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  • Ellis Rubin

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. Rubin enjoys traveling with his wife and spending time with his two dogs and three cats. National Institutes of Health
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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 AN EMERGENCY DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS:  Please call us immediately at  215-632-2525
 

IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY AFTER NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS:  Please call Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center at 215-750-7884

301 Veterans Highway   Levittown, PA 19056
 

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