VCA Worth Animal Hospital

Angel Yu, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Texas A&M University


Dr. Angel Yu grew up in rural Maryland before moving to Houston, TX in high school. She graduated from Rice University with a degree in biology, then attended Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine where she received her DVM degree. After completing veterinary school, Dr. Yu moved to the Chicagoland area and completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at VCA Berwyn and Franklin Park Animal Hospitals where she received the Most Compassionate Patient Care award. Dr. Yu joined VCA Worth Animal Hospital in 2003. She left VCA Worth in 2005 to pursue a career as a traveling veterinarian. Dr. Yu worked in Maine, Kentucky, and the Southwest. Though her practice was mainly limited to cats and dogs, she worked on a few horses, cows, and sheep in her travels. Dr. Yu returned to Chicagoland after tiring of living out of a suitcase. She returned to VCA Worth Animal Hospital in 2007. Dr. Yu enjoys hiking, biking, photography, and gardening.

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.