Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center

At VSEC we know that your pet is part of your family and deserves high-quality medicine in a caring and compassionate environment. We hope that your pet leads a long, healthy and happy life. However, you can rest assured that we are always here if you need us.

Our History

In 1994, Dr. Robert J. Orsher opened the doors to the Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center (VSEC), a 24-hour small animal hospital in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. His goal for this hospital was to bring board-certified specialists from multiple disciplines under one roof to practice as a cohesive team. VSEC has since grown to include locations in Levittown, Philadelphia and Conshohocken with 17 specialty services and 60 veterinarians. View More »

The VSEC Experience

At VSEC we know hospitalizing your beloved pet can be an intense experience. Our goal is to make your pet as comfortable as possible and we always treat your pet like our own. Our patients are monitored 24 hours a day by our highly-skilled, experienced and compassionate nurses and clinicians. Read on for more information about what to expect when your pet is hospitalized at VSEC. View More »

VSEC prides itself on having the most caring, compassionate and dedicated staff members.

Our doctors, nurses, customer service representatives and administrative staff members are committed to working together as a cohesive team to provide the highest quality veterinary care for your pets.

Patient Spotlights

We treat your pets with love and respect each and every day. Here are their stories...
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We are seeking ambitious, compassionate team members with a desire to work in a fast-paced environment while supporting our mission, vision and core values in their daily work. VSEC is a growing organization with opportunity for advancement for qualified candidates.

VSEC offers a competitive benefits package including: health and dental insurance, life and disability insurance, vacation, sick and personal time, matching 401K pension plan, uniforms, continuing education and pet care discount or insurance.

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, color, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applications be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions are based on job-related factors.

Careers at VSEC

Veterinary Client Service Representative & Veterinary Patient Care Coordinator

Veterinary Client Service Representatives & Veterinary Patient Care Coordinators are key members of our team. They are responsible for promoting a friendly and professional environment with an emphasis on compassion, communication, integrity, and service.Read More »

Veterinary Technician

The nursing team at VSEC makes up 50% of our staff. They are important members of our team and key to our outstanding patient care and client service.Read More »

Veterinary Student Externships

VSEC welcomes students in their 2nd through 4th years of Veterinary school to complete externships with our specialty services. Positions are unpaid and are scheduled in 2 week blocks (with exceptions for the Western University Preceptorship Program).Read More »

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