Metro Cat Hospital

Brookline 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.

  • Dr. Jeffrey Kaplan

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Tufts University

    Dr. Jeffrey Kaplan, Medical Director of Metro Cat Hospital, is a graduate of Cornell University & Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.  He is an active member of the

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  • Dr. David Abdinoor

    Veterinary Specialist
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. David Abdinoor has been one of our surgeons for 20 years. He has performed orthopedic surgeries and a variety of other procedures and surgeries for us over this time. He completed his undergraduate

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  • Alice Rose-McDonald

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Missouri

    Dr. Alice Rose-McDonald, Associate Veterinarian, is a 2004 graduate of University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine. She has more than 5 years of practice experience in feline exclusive

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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 at 1-617-566-7297. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.