Learn what you can expect and how you can be prepared for your pet's referral appointment.
After receiving a referral to our veterinary hospital from your primary care veterinarian, contact us to book your first appointment.
Please arrive about 10 minutes early for your first appointment to fill out our Registration Form. To save a bit of time, you can complete the Online Registration Form in advance.
A member of our specialty veterinary team will review your pet's history and discuss their issues. We will also be happy to answer any questions you may have.
Once your pet has been assessed, we will provide you with a diagnosis and treatment options. Your veterinary specialist will work with you to determine the right treatment plan for your pet. After your visit, we will contact your primary care veterinarian and provide them with a detailed written report about your appointment and treatment plan.
We are an extension of your primary care veterinarian. We provide advanced-level services and procedures at times when specialized veterinary care is needed.
We proudly serve pet owners in Plains and the Northeast Pennsylvania area.
At Northeast Veterinary Referral Hospital in Plains, we'll help you navigate our options for payment and financing so you can focus on getting your pet the care they need.
We will provide a good-faith estimate of the cost of our services before pet treatment, however, unforeseen circumstances may arise that influence your final bill.
We will always discuss our written estimate with all clients before they leave our facility, and require a deposit based on our estimate prior to any further treatment.
You are financially responsible for the initial exam fee and any diagnostics or treatment that you consent to for your pet’s treatment. This payment is due at the time of service.
For further hospitalization, diagnostics, or surgery, a deposit is required upfront with payment in full due when your pet is discharged.
A deposit payment is required for all emergency examinations. Once the staff and doctors examine your pet, an estimate for treatment will be given to you to determine a treatment plan.
For further hospitalization, diagnostics or surgery, a deposit is required upfront, with payment in full due when your pet is discharged.
We’re happy to help you complete pet insurance forms for your pet’s visit.