VCA Roberts Animal Hospital

Paul Henricks, DVM, DACVIM, Veterinary Specialist

Certifications: DACVIM


Dr. Henricks is a very experienced small animal internist. He received his veterinary degree from The Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan in 1982. He then completed a rotating small animal internal medicine/surgery internship at the Animal Hospital of Regina in Saskatchewan, followed by a residency in small animal internal medicine at The Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon. After his residency, Dr. Henricks held an appointment as an assistant professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, and then as an emergency clinician at Academy Emergency Veterinary Facilities in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Since 1988 he has been working in specialty practices in Massachusetts. Paul became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) in the subspecialty of Small Animal Internal Medicine in 1989.
Dr. Henricks has special interests in gastroenterology, endocrinology, hematology, and dermatology, as well as specialized training in abdominal and thoracic (non-cardiac) ultrasound and rigid endoscopy.  Dr Henricks also offers abdominal ultrasound examinations and the diagnosis and management of hormonal problems in ferrets.



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

 VCA Roberts is open until 10pm seven days a week. Walk-ins and urgent care appointments are seen in order of arrival or on a critical needs basis. In case of emergency, please call us immediately, 781-826-2306.


After 10pm please contact or go directly to VCA South Shore Hospital in Weymouth.
VCA South Shore   781-337-6622

VCA South Shore is located at 595 Columbian Street in Weymouth and is open 24 hours a day for emergencies.