VCA Met Vet West Animal Hospital

Serving Pittsburgh, the Veterinarians of VCA Met Vet West Animal Hospital stand ready to meet your pet's health needs. Call 412-788-6400 to schedule an appointment.

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.

  • Michele Pietrzak

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Ohio State University

    Michele is VCA Met Vet’s medical director, serving as a mentor to veterinarians and support staff members. She publishes our weekly internal newsletter and keeps very busy overseeing daily operations ...
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  • Justin Bienkowski

    Associate Veterinarian
    Graduate School: The University of Minnesota

    Dr. Bienkowski is a 2009 graduate of The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine. He has worked in general practice after completing a one year small animal medicine and surgical internship. ...
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  • Dijana Katan

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Michigan State University

    Dijana is a native of Bosnia and has lived all over the world. Most recently, she relocated from the great state of Michigan, where she received undergraduate degrees in both microbiology and molecular ...
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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.

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