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North Coast Veterinary Specialist


Exposure to a wide variety of internal medicine and medical oncology patients. The experience will include patient care and in-depth discussion of selected patients on a daily basis. Supervised experience with advanced diagnostic techniques (eg; ultrasound, endoscopy) may be permitted depending upon the student and the opportunity.


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • Alan Hammer, DVM, DACVIM, board certified in internal medicine and oncology

Educational Resources

  • Journals: (JAVMA, JVIM, Vet Radiol, Comparative Oncology, Journal of Vet Cardiology)
  • Wide variety of textbooks
  • Access to standard internet databases (Medlne, JAAHA, etc.)
  • Case discussion on a daily basis


  • Professional attire and behavior
  • Participation in case discussion and patient care
  • Motivated to learn and to seek out information

Student Supervision

8 hours a day, 4 and 1/2 days a week



Practice Information

North Coast Veterinary Specialist
3375 Blackmore Road
Perry, OH 44081

Ph: 440-259-0063
Fax: 440-259-1022


Signature on file: Alan Hammer, DVM, DACVIM
Update on: 1/14/10

Perry, OH
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