VCA St. Clair Shores Animal Hospital

Jason Banaszak, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Oklahoma State University
B.S. in Biology, Oklahoma State University


Dr. Jason Banaszak grew up in the metro Detroit area.  He earned a B.S. in Biology at the University of Findlay in 2000, and graduated from Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005.  His professional interests include internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, orthopedics, and exotic animal medicine, including small mammals and reptiles.

When he's not at VCA St. Clair Shores, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Cindy, and three children, Abby, Owen, and Jackson as well as their two dogs, Marley, an English Setter mix, and Lily, a Shepherd mix.  Dr. Banaszak is an avid baseball fan, and also enjoys cheering on all his favorite Detroit sports teams, and Oklahoma State Cowboys.


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 during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.