VCA Lake Jackson Animal Hospital

Elton Haydel, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Louisiana State University

Biography

Dr. Elton D. Haydel is a 1990 graduate of LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. He is a native Louisianian who arrived in Texas after Hurricane Katrina flooded the City of New Orleans and his childhood home where he was living with his parents. He has an undergraduate degree in biology from Xaiver University of LA. He prefers small animal soft tissue and orthopedic surgery as well as internal medicine. He enjoys working with pocket pets including rabbits, ferrets and small birds. He is blessed with three wonderful children named Elton Jr., Taylor Paige, and Alexander. His hobby is salterwater marsh fishing. Dr. Haydel has been practicing for VCA since 1991 and has worked in Houston, Dallas, New Orleans, and now Lake Jackson.

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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. There are two VCA Emergency Hospitals in the Houston area:

VCA Animal Emergency Hospital Southeast Calder Road
1108 Gulf Freeway South, Suite 280  (45.4 miles from Lake Jackson)
League City, TX 77573
Phone: 281-332-1678
Toll Free: 800-356-3692

VCA Animal Emergency Hospital Southeast (42.7 miles from Lake Jackson)
10331 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77034
Phone: 713-941-8460

 

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