Independently Owned Emergency & Specialty  Veterinary Practice in Silver Spring, MD

Independently Owned Emergency & Specialty Veterinary Practice in Silver Spring, MD

At Apex Vets, we believe in better: better emergency and specialty veterinary care for your pet, better customer service for you, and better support for local general practice vets in Silver Spring, MD, and the greater Mid-Atlantic region. Our 20,000-square-foot facility offers a welcoming and comfortable space where elevated treatment, collaborative medicine, and trusting relationships are the rule. This incredible space houses the highest level of veterinary technology and advanced imaging, and offers a wide range of specialties, including surgery, neurology, anesthesia, and daytime emergency medicine.

What Elevates Us

What Elevates Us

Apex Vets does things differently to ensure that our specialists, team members, clients, and patients all benefit as much as possible.

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Our Medical Capabilities are Second to None.

We use advanced medical technology, including human medicine-grade MRI and CT for precise diagnoses and effective treatment. We have 5 surgical suites, each connected for collaboration between our soft tissue, orthopedic, and neurosurgical teams. Apex also stands ready to aid pets and vets in any emergency.

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We Place Community Above Profits.

Apex Vets was born out of love for our community, and we wanted to put this love into practice and build lasting relationships that matter. We have strong ties to the Mid-Atlantic region and are personally invested in the welfare of the pets and people who call it home. That’s why our hospital is designed for comfort, transparency, and the practice of exceptional medicine by our team.

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We Take a Non-Corporate Approach to Medicine.

Because Apex is an independent, non-corporate emergency and specialty veterinary practice in Silver Spring, MD, we can practice medicine several steps above what’s expected. We encourage collaboration among our specialists to find creative solutions to medical problems and offer transparent, honest communication tailored to the needs of each client.

Meet Your Apex Team

Meet Your Apex Team

Our team is the beating heart of Apex. Apex was born out of a love for what we do and for the dogs and cats we diagnose and treat. Between our emergency team, our specialists in surgery, neurology, and anesthesiology, and our managers and support staff, we bring together some of the best veterinary talent in the Mid-Atlantic region to serve you and your loved ones.

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Our Veterinary Specialties

Our Veterinary Specialties

To support pets and referring veterinarians throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, Apex offers the following specialties and services:

Elevate Your Career with Apex

Elevate Your Career with Apex

At Apex Vets, we strive to foster a culture of growth, collaboration, and excellence, providing a supportive environment where veterinary professionals can flourish.

With our people-first approach, transparent management, and emphasis on work-life integration, we give our team members the environment they need to thrive and deliver excellent medicine to our patients and clients. This includes:

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Flexible scheduling to promote a healthy work/life balance


Autonomy to make creative decisions to help your patients


Ongoing training and mentorship programs


Access to the latest advancements in veterinary medicine

Shape the future of emergency and specialty veterinary medicine with us. Learn more about what we have to offer and apply with Apex today!

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