VCA Triangle Tower Animal Hospital

Richard Ghiloni, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Ohio State University


Dr. Ghiloni is a graduate of  Ohio State University. He has been practicing in Raleigh since 1975 and joined VCA in 1999. Dr. Ghiloni's special interests include orthopedic and soft tissue surgery as well as ophthalmology. When not working at VCA Triangle Tower, Dr. Ghiloni can be found practicing equine medicine, fishing, hiking, or spending time with his wife, three children, and five grandchildren.

"I enjoy being an advocate for the animals and making sure someone has their best interests at heart."


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.