Comprehensive guide to cancer diagnosis and treatment in cats and dogs
Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center
8650 W. Tropicana Avenue, Ste. B-107
Las Vegas, NV 89147
Phone: 702-871-1152
Fax:      702-262-7000
Oncology services include:
  • Multidisciplinary cancer care
        - Chemotherapy
        - Immunotherapy
        - Surgical Oncology
        - Palliative Care                
  • A complete cancer-screening program for
      monitoring of the elderly pet
  • Advanced Diagnostic Imaging
        - Digital radiography
        - Ultrasound
        - Fluoroscopy
        - CT scan and MRI
  • A complete, in-house rehabilitation center to
      provide physical therapy for the elderly cancer
  • Comfortable facilities to ensure patient
      comfort and rest during treatment

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Board-Certified Veterinary Oncologists:

Andrew Vaughan, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

•Head of Medical Oncology, LVVRC
•Special interests – investigation of novel targeted therapies for canine and feline cancers
•Medical Oncology Residency - North Carolina State University, 2006
•Rotating Small Animal Medicine & Surgical Internship - North Carolina State University, 2002-2003
•Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, DVM, 2002
•University of California, San Diego, MS, 1998
•Saint Mary’s University, BSc 1996

Laurel Williams, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

•Associate Professor of Oncology (tenured), North Carolina State University
•Research Fellowship in Molecular Biomarkers of Vaccine-associated Feline Sarcomas, University of Minnesota, 1998
•Oncology Residency, Tufts University, 1998
•Small Animal Medicine & Surgical Internship, Purdue University, 1995
•University of Minnesota, DVM, 1994
•Augustana College, B.A., Biology (Magna Cum Laude), 1990

Holly Burr, DVM (Practice Limited to Oncology)

•Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center, 2011- present
•VCA Animal Care Center of Sonoma County, 2010-2011
•Residency in Medical Oncology, Tufts University, 2007-2010
•Internship in Medical Oncology, Animal Cancer Care Clinic, 2006-2007
•Hospitalist, Veterinary Specialists of South Florida, 2006-2007
•Internship in Internal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Specialists of South Florida, 2005-2006
•University of Wisconsin - Madison, DVM, 2005
•University of Utah, BS, 1999