VCA Rotherwood Animal Hospital

Newton 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.

  • Devin Scruton

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Tufts University

    Dr. Devin Scruton graduated from Yale University in 1987 with a BS in biology. After working at the Baltimore Zoo and then Angell Memorial Animal Hospital as a vet tech he went to vet school at Tufts University ...
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  • Bridgette Alam

    Associate Veterinarian
    Board Certification: DABVP
    Veterinary School: Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island

    Dr. Bridgette Alam grew up in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. She completed her undergraduate degree in Biology and Psychology from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She then

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  • Elizabeth Sinnigen

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. Elizabeth Sinnigen was graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine in 1985 after a career as a mathematics professor at Anne Arundel Community College outside of Annapolis, Maryland. She joined ...
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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 at  617-244-4367.  If it is after hours,  please contact VCA South Shore Animal Hospital in Weymouth at 781-337-6622.