VCA Rotherwood Animal Hospital

Bridgette Alam, DVM, DABVP, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island
Certifications: DABVP


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 went on to complete a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island, Canada in 2007. In 2008, she completed a rotating internship in small animal internal medicine and surgery at the California Animal Hospital and Specialty Group in Los Angeles. She then decided to move back to the east coast where she worked as an Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian in Rhode Island and Massachusetts for the next 3 years before joining VCA Hanson and Plymouth in 2011. She is very happy to join the team at VCA Rotherwood Animal Hospital. Her interests include preventative care, internal medicine, and dentistry. In her free time she enjoys traveling, dining, theater, cooking and baking, yoga, and spending time with her husband, dog, and cat.


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.