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Servicing West Kendall, Hammocks, Lakes of the Meadow and Doral area. Dr. Carmen A. Vazquez graduated in the top 10% of her class. Your pet's are our main concern, Let your pet's receive the care they deserve.

Animal Medical Center & Spa is your friendly neighbor animal hospital we welcome emergencies, preventive care grooming and boarding on an appointment or on a walk-in basis. Dr. Carmen A. Vazquez knowledge and vast experience will ensure your pet's health is in the best hands. We look forward to meet you and your loved one at our Miami practice on the corner of 157th Ave SW and Miller Road (56th St.).

Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The key to the best veterinary care is a good quality nutrition and preventive care. Becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your pet's health. We are here to help! If you have any questions, call (305) 222-7387 or email us we'll promptly get back to you. Our Miami practice is away from the crowd and very easy to get to -- just check out the map below!

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At Animal Medical Center & Spa, we treat your pets like we treat our own.

Dr. Carmen A. Vazquez
Miami Veterinarian | Animal Medical Center & Spa | (305) 222-7387

15703 SW 56th St
Miami, FL 33185

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