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If you live in West Columbia or the surrounding area in SC, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Nick and Candra Chambers are licensed veterinarians, treating all types of pets and animals. Your pet's health and well being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care.
Van Crest Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and will take both emergency cases as well as less urgent medical, surgical, and dental issues. Dr. Nick and Candra Chambers are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and a very calm environment so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting his or her own West Columbia veterinarian.
We have a number of resources for you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Browse around and look at our articles and pet videos. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention. If you want to ask a question call 803-794-6550 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our West Columbia veterinarian office is very easy to get to, and you can find directions on our Contact Us page. You can also subscribe to our newsletter which is created especially for West Columbia pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
At Van Crest Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Nick and Candra Chambers
West Columbia Veterinarian | Van Crest Animal Hospital | 803-794-6550
1817 Augusta Rd
West Columbia, SC 29169
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