VCA North Coast Animal Hospital Staff

VCA North Coast Animal Hospital

Phone: 760-632-1072
Fax: 760-635-3578
414 Encinitas Boulevard
Encinitas, CA 92024
Business Hours
We are proud to announce that Dr. Angela Yank has been voted the #1 veterinarian on the San Diego Union Tribune's "San Diego's Best 2015 Reader's Poll".
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Caring for pets... and their people, too.

Welcome!  VCA North Coast Animal and Emergency Hospital is located in the beautiful beach city of Encinitas, directly across the street from the CVS/Smart and Final shopping center just 1 mile east of the I-5 freeway.  VCA North Coast Animal and Emergency Hospital is a friendly, comfortable, state of the art, medically full service AAHA accredited veterinary hospital.  Our caring and skilled veterinarians provide well pet and sick pet services, for puppies & kittens, adult dogs & cats, and senior pets.  Our services include physical exams, vaccines, including weekly Preventative Care vaccine Clinics; spay, neuter, and pet dental care; surgeries, hospitalization, digital x-ray, & laboratory testing and digital radiology. Ask us about Care Club, the wellness plan with easy, affordable monthly payments to take advantage of the services we offer! We understand that life can be busy so to ensure we are always here for you and your pet, we are available for

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New to VCA?

In addition to the traditional services provided by an accedited veterinary hospital, VCA North Coast also offers 24-hour emergency services.

The friendly, professional staff at VCA North Coast Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission the hospital team relies on several individuals, where each team member is equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

And if things get very complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board certified specialists. In a word: TEAMWORK!

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the very first person you speak to to the person who checks you and your pet out, our team of pet lovers works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Dr. Nealy Shvil
Associate Veterinarian
Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

Dr. Nealy Shvil is a San Diego native and grew up in Carlsbad. Dr. Shvil received her undergraduate degree at the University of California San

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Dr. Peter Bratis
Associate Veterinarian
Veterinary School: Purdue University

Dr. Bratis joined the VCA North Coast  team in September of 2013. He is a 2004 graduate of Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine and

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North Coast VCA is the one for me
DeeDee Jumani from Oceanside

This is an absolutely amazing hospital with an even more amazing staff. Kind, caring considerate, compassionate, and very accommodating. My pets are my family and want the best for them just as I want the best for my children and this place is it. You want to find the best possible Dr. for your kids and the best possible Vet for your pets. North Coast VCA has specialist around the clock that constantly update their knowledge to give you the best possible up to date treatment. I know this from personal experience after spending thousands of dollars on my Akita's ear problems, many vets, many different meds and treatments none if which worked but were painful to my animal and heart wrenching for me. Dr. Yank tested my lil man's ear, created a solution and within one weak we saw a difference, after a month is was in total control. I wish I could give you the names of the vets that told us "there is no cure" because there was and Dr. Yank, found it. The atmosphere, attitude and professionalism set for the staff and administration is obliging and comforting from the minute you walk through the door to the time you're making difficult decisions. Every experience I have had with them has been more than pleasant for both me and my pets which is colossal when deciding just who is going to take care of my animals.

Convenient, Affordable Wellness Plans

Membership includes:

  • Convenient monthly payments
  • 5 visits to VCA each year
  • Doctor-recommended vaccines
  • Prevention and early detection tests for serious diseases
  • Routine dental care for your pet
  • Peace of mind knowing you are doing the best for your pet

To enroll in VCA CareClub®, call us at
760-632-1072 or request an appointment.