Comprehensive guide to cancer diagnosis and treatment in cats and dogs
VCA Southern Maryland Veterinary
Referral Center
3485 Rockefeller Court
Waldorf, MD 20602

Tel:  301-638-0988
Fax: 301-638-2886
The oncology services performed in this specialty
hospital are done by a  veterinarian board certified
in internal medicine.

Oncology services include:
  • Advanced Diagnostic Imaging
  • Biopsies and Cancer Staging
  • Chemotherapy
Nancy McGuire, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. McGuire is a Board Certified Veterinary Internist who joined VCA Southern Maryland Veterinary Referral Center in
2001. Previously, she received her DVM from Iowa State University. After working in private practice for 1 year in New
Jersey, she completed an internship at Louisiana State University. During her internship, she assisted in a study on
anesthesia in Alligators and wrote a paper on anesthesia and the respiratory physiology of crocodilians. She also
published a What’s Your Diagnosis in JAVMA. Upon completion of the internship, Dr. McGuire had a 3 year residency at
the University of Illinois. As a residency project, Dr. McGuire performed a retrospective study on the frequency of occult
urinary tract infections in diabetes mellitus patients. Dr. McGuire enjoys ultrasound of the abdomen, and both
bronchoscopy and GI endoscopy. She is also interested in oncology and has many patients being treated with
chemotherapy for lymphoma, Osteosarcoma, and other neoplastic conditions.