Welcome to Chesapeake Veterinary Surgical Specialists

Chesapeake Veterinary Surgical Specialists (CVSS) is one of the Mid-Atlantic region's most experienced and advanced teams of board-certified veterinary surgeons. We partner with primary care veterinarians to provide your pets with the very best surgical care for advanced soft-tissue surgery, orthopedic surgery, oncologic surgery, neurologic surgery, emergency surgery and cardio/thoracic procedures. We perform complex surgeries every day and keep up with all the latest veterinary surgical advances (and set a few ourselves). Our advanced training and technical expertise means we bring a wealth of experience to your pet’s surgical needs. If you have been referred to CVSS, your family veterinarian is confident your pet will receive the very best of care.

About Chesapeake Veterinary Surgical Specialists

Chesapeake Veterinary Surgical Specialists, formerly Chesapeake Veterinary Referral Surgery (CVRS), was founded in Annapolis in 1992 as a component of the Chesapeake Veterinary Referral Center (CVRC). All of our staff surgeons are boarded by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Chesapeake Veterinary Surgical Specialists is associated with emergency care facilities that have 24-hour doctor care in our ICU's at all three locations. All of our locations have doctors on premises 24 hours-a-day to ensure that all of our patients receive the highest quality care.

We invite you and your pet to visit us for a consultation upon referral from your family veterinarian.

Referring Veterinarians

The surgeons at CVSS are honored to provide surgical care for one of your patients. We hope you find CVSS a valuable resource when you have advanced surgical cases.

Love, Compassion, Care

  • You can be confident that your pet will receive the best surgical care at CVSS.

  • Our hospital is dedicated solely to the good health of your pet.