Comprehensive guide to cancer diagnosis and treatment in cats and dogs
South Carolina Veterinary Specialists
3924 Fernandina Road
Columbia, SC 29210
Tel:  803.561.0015
Fax: 803.561.9874
Oncology services include:
  • Medical oncology
  • Surgical oncology
  • I-131 Therapy for Thyroid Tumors
Board-Certified Veterinary Oncologists:

Pamela Lucas, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Dr. Lucas received her B.S. degree in Agriculture from Tennessee Technological University. She received her D.V.M. from
the University of Tennessee. In 2005, she completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship followed by an
oncology internship in private practice in Florida. Dr. Lucas completed her residency in medical oncology and received her
Master of Science degree from the University of Illinois. She received the Gregory E. MacEwen basic science research
award and the Phi Zeta Literary award for research in the areas of lymphoma and osteosarcoma. She lectures at the state
and national levels and is published in many veterinary journals. Professional interests include hematopoietic neoplasms,
translational medicine, alleviating pathologic bone pain, and the human-animal bond.