Our hospital is dedicated to animal welfare and preventative medicine for your pets. Our staff works closely with area veterinary specialists so your pet’s special medical conditions may be managed closer to home. Labwork, radiographs, exams, etc may be performed in our clinic and emailed or faxed to your specialists to save you a trip with your pet.
Is your pet difficult to medicate? We carry liquid, transdermal, traditional pills/capsules, and generics.
Want to order medications online and have them mailed to you? Use our online pharmacy, Vetcentric, with this link: http://palvet.vetsfirstchoice.com
Meet Our Team
Dr. Jan Rhea Elliot
Dr Elliott graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. She began her veterinary career at a small animal clinic in Charlottesville, Virginia, but after 2.5 years felt the call of “the big city” and relocated to Washington, DC. She worked as vet/medical director at our sister clinic in Dupont Circle for 3 years. Now she is enjoying the change of pace and wonderful new clientele in the Palisades neighborhood.
Dr. Alexandra Fischer
Dr. Alexandra Fischer graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine as a Dean’s List student in 2008 and then completed a rotating internship in Medicine and Surgery at VCA/Veterinary Referral Associates. She joins Palisades from North Oatlands Animal Hospital, where she practiced canine reproductive medicine in addition to being a general practitioner.
Dr. Beth Venit
Dr. Beth Venit is a Montgomery County native, and is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and the internship program at VCA Veterinary Referral Associates.
Our Excellent Staff
We also have a helpful and friendly staff on hand. From the receptionists to the veterinary technicians, we have a wealth of experience. You can rest assured your pets are in good hands.