Massachusetts Veterinary Referral HospitalWhat To Expect


At IVG, ensuring the safety and comfort of our patients is essential. Although general anesthesia is very safe, our veterinarians and support staff take a…

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Are Veterinarians and Board Certified Specialists the same?

While both are veterinarians, a board certified specialist has undergone additional years of veterinary school and training to focus their area of expertise in one…

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Comprehensive Neurological Examination

What can I expect a veterinary neurologist to do during a neurological exam? Before a diagnosis can be made your pet’s neurologist will need to…

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Dermatology / First Visit

Dermatology Appointment Information – (Please read carefully): Please do not hesitate to call if you have any questions regarding the instructions below. 1. Please have…

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Electrocardiogram (ECG) is commonly used in cardiology to evaluate both the conduction system of the heart and the status of the myocardium (cardiac muscle).  An…

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Ophthalomology / First Visit

Prior To Visit Have your veterinarian fax medical record to us prior to your appointment. Collect your current and previous ophthalmic medications to bring to…

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Outpatient Ultrasound

Outpatient Imaging We hope you will consider the hospitals in the IVG network as an extension of your regular veterinarian’s practice. The information gathered from…

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What to Expect if My Pet Needs Chemotherapy

During your first visit, our oncologist will discuss your pet’s diagnosis and go over an individualized chemotherapy plan. You will receive a summary of the…

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20 Cabot Road
Woburn, MA 01801



Hospital Hours
Emergency: 24 hr/day, 7 days/wk
Specialty Services: Mon - Sat
Diagnostic Imaging, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Surgery, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation: 7 days/wk

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ER: 978.725.5544 GP: 978.682.9905