VCA Povar Animal Hospital

East Providence 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.

  • JeeYon Pyun, DVM

    Medical Director

          Dr Pyun was born and raised in Seoul, Korea. She has a BS in biology from Hanyang University. After working in a corporation for a couple of years, she decided to pursue ...
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  • Ceri Sveilich, DVM

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Ceri Sveilich joined our practice October 2003 after practicing veterinary medicine in upstate NY for 1 year. She received a BA in psychology from Hoftstra University in NY. She received her ...
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  • Melissa Wash, DVM

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Mississippi State University

    Dr. Melissa wash was born and raised in the Poconos region of Pennsylvania.  She obtained her BS in Animal Sciences and biotechnology from Delaware Valley College in Doylestown, PA in 2001. ...
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  • Kerry Worhunsky, DVM

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Cornell University

    Dr Worhunsky grew up in Somers, NY which is an hour north of New Your City.  She obtained a Bachelors in Science in Biology from SUNY Plattsburgh and attended veterinary school at Cornell University ...
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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 please call one of the following:

Ocean State Veterinary Specialists, East Greenwich RI 401-866-6787

Bay State Veterianry Emergency Services Swansea MA 508-379-1233

Mass-RI Veterinary ER Swansea MA 508-730-1112