VCA Raleigh Hills Animal Hospital

Scott Gustafson, DVM, DACVS, Veterinary Specialist

DVM, Oregon State University
Certifications: DACVS
MS, Colorado State University


Scott Gustafson is a Board Certified Surgeon. He received his DVM from OSU & WSU in 1985. He received his MS in Veterinary Surgery from CSU in 1989 and became a Diplomat of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1990. Dr Gustafson performs orthopedic, soft tissue, arthroscopy, laparoscopy, thoracoscopy and cancer surgeries. His special interest is minimally invasive diagnosis and treatment of joint injuries. Dr. Gustafson played a major role in developing the small animal teaching hospital and small animal surgical curriculum at OSU. Dr. Gustafson taught small animal surgery at Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine prior to joining Raleigh Hills Animal Hospital. He has two agility dogs Pie & Tango.


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.