Maine Veterinary Referral Center

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We are a 24/hr facility specializing in Neurology, Internal Medicine and Surgery. We also have a 24 hour Emergency department.
25 years small animal neurology and neurosurgery in private practice.
  • Dr Alan Potthoff DVM. Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology) Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine(Board Certified Neurology), Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree: College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University,Small Animal Neurology / Neurosurgery Residency. College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University
  • Dr Karin Wagner (Internal Medicine) Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, (Board Certified in Internal Medicine)
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree: Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine. Internship: VCA South Shore Animal Hospital, South Weymouth, MA
  • Dr Mark House (surgery) DVM, ACVS Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons - Small Animal, 2010" The Ohio State University, Internship in General Medicine and Surgery, 2005 Long Island Veterinary Specialists, Surgery Internship, 2006 Long Island Veterinary Specialists, Surgery Residency, 2009 Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Canada, DVM - 2004 Dr. House is now certified to perform total hip replacements PennHIP Certified Small Animal Internal Medicine Residency: University of Wisconsin (VMTH)
  • The doctors participate in rounds daily at 6 am and 6 pm to reflect the shift changes.
  • We have journals and reference books.
  • We have a CT and MRI on location, as well as digital x-ray, ultrasound, endoscopy, Laser therapy, a fully functioning Rehab room with underwater treadmill, Stem cell therapy and Baer testing.
  • Gain an extensive understanding of neurological examinations, differential diagnoses and case management.
  • Work with ward technicians and doctors during procedures and hospitalized care.
The rotation will focus on Neurology mainly but on the days that Dr Potthoff is not available student will be shadowing Internal Medicine and the Emergency Doctors.
Dr Potthoff is available seeing appointments 3 days a week from 8 am-6 pm. Dr Wagner and Dr. House are here Mon-Thurs. The emergency doctors are staffed around the clock. Specific hours could potentially be 12 hours shifts throughout the week or can be broken up into 8 or 10 hours shifts depending on doctor availability and what procedures are going on.
Maine Veterinary Referral Center
1500 Technology Way
Scarborough Me 04074
mvrc [at] maineveterinaryreferralcenter [dot] com
Dr. Alan Potthoff
Posted: 10/24/13