VCA Pleasant Bay Animal Hospital

East Harwich 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.

  • James Coleman

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Michigan State University

    Dr. Coleman graduated from Michigan State University in 1974. He spent two years in the Air Force as base veterinarian at Vandenberg AFB. After leaving military service, he practiced in Vermont and ...
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  • Peter Watts

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Cornell University

    Dr. Watts received his Master's degree in physiology from the University of Kansas and his DVM from Cornell University. He has practiced small animal clinical medicine since 1983 and has been at ...
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  • Nancy Weintrob

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. Weintrob received dual degrees in chemistry and biology from Boston University, her VMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990 and her CPC in 2012. Prior ...
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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

If you have a pet emergency or just reassurance that you don't, call the hospital at 508-432-5500. Our doctors do provide emergency coverage during our normal business hours. However, if we are closed, someone is available from 5:00pm until 8:00am on weekdays and 24 hours a day on weekends and major holidays at Cape Cod Veterinary Specialists in Dennis. Their toll free number is 1-866-464-7575. The hospital is located at, 79 Theophilus Smith Rd in South Dennis.