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194 Riverside Blvd.
New York, NY 10069

3 Easy Steps to Set Up Your Appointment

  1. Fill out the form.
  2. We will call you within one business day to confirm.
  3. Show up and receive topnotch care for your pet.

If you need to change your appointment, give us a call at least 24 hours before your scheduled time.

Important Note:

Do not use the appointment form in case of an emergency. Call or visit us right away.

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    For emergencies, please telephone us immediately at 212-724-2697. Appointments are required. Our dedicated team of veterinarians and technicians are here to provide expert care for your pet.


    Our address is: 194 Riverside Blvd New York, NY 10069

    Click here for directions to our Manhattan location.

    Veterinary Medicine


    Animal Health Center Upper West Side is veterinary owned and full service. We treat a wide range of problems, diseases, chronic pain and other pet issues. Trust us to diagnose your pet provide compassionate and first class care. Some of the more common treatments and services our veterinary office provides are:

    • Pet Cancer
    • Body Weight Fluctuations
    • Skin Disease or Disorders
    • Chronic or Sudden Pain
    • Gastrointestinal Problems
    • Respiratory & Breathing Problems
    • Ophthalmology
    • Ear/Nose/Throat
    • Urinary Problems
    • Cardiovascular Problems
    • Heartworm
    • Thyroid/Adrenal Diseases
    • Pregnancy Support
    • Reproductive Issues
    • Immunologic Diseases
    • Skeletal/Joint Diseases
    • Diseases of the Lymph Nodes and Spleen
    • Neurological Problems
    • Pet Neurology and Pet Neurosurgery


      Animal Health Center Upper West Side is very experienced in Neurosurgery & Neurology in animals and pets.

      View our Neurosurgery & Neurology page for more info

    • Dermatology

      The Animal Health Center is committed to the highest quality dermatological care. Some of the services that we provide are as follows:

      Diagnostic Tests:

      • Ear and Skin Cytology
      • Skin Scrapings and Trichography
      • Fungal Culture
      • Aerobic, Anaerobic, Mycobacterial, and Fungal Cultures
      • Video Otoscopy with Digital Image Capture
      • Imaging of the Ear


      • Skin and Blood Allergy Testing
      • Allergen Specific Immunotherapy
      • Long Term Planning for Medical Management of Allergies and Drug Resistant Infections
      • Ear Flush and Myringotomy
      • Cutaneous Biopsy and Dermatopathology


    • Second Opinion

      Why do you need a second opinion on your pet’s health? Simply put, second opinions save lives. Unfortunately, we live in a world where many pets are misdiagnosed – for better or for worse. At Animal Health Care, we strive to provide you with a calculated second look regarding your loved ones.

      Imagine being told that your pet is severely ill and should be put down immediately. Now, visualize making an appointment for a second opinion elsewhere and finding out your companion’s illness is minor and completely curable. We hear stories like this regularly.

      Play it safe. Always seek an alternative diagnosis exam when it comes to the health and happiness of your pet. Contact us today to schedule your second opinion appointment.


    • This is Fanny and me. We, or I guess she really, are now in the fourth week after her CCL operation almost to the day that her other knee was operated on a year ago. Both by the wonderful, magical, and caring Dr. Haroush. Last year, pre-pandemic, with a looming scare, a big price tag and months of rehab in front of us, Dr. Haroush, Jose and the rest of this magnificent team treated us immediately, helped us in more way we could count all with the kindest and most knowledgeable of treatments. Fanny felt like it was another home and we felt like we were welcome to be as neurotic as we could be about our dog. She healed up quickly and then like clockwork which Dr. Haroush said might happen, it did again, the other knee. Now it was even worse with the Pandemic in full swing, money really tight, time tighter, it felt so huge and totally overwhelming. Did Dr. Haroush come to the rescue? He certainly did. Again, she is healing nicely, we are healing along with her and I would never send her to another vet as long as she lives. Dr. Haroush and team are spectacular in their wisdom and care. Along with treating Fanny it was like he was treating me for all the insanity we are all feeling right now. Everyday and beyond the care was present. And most of all Fanny feels loved and taken care of. What more could you ask for. I wish it was all this simple.

      –Fanny & Scott Cohen
    • Dr. Haroush doesn't only look after your pet as a professional, but he sees your pet as one of his own. With his extensive veterinary knowledge and fully-equipped hospital, he is able to give you peace of mind when it comes to your pet. The Animal Health Center really is the best place to take care of your pet's problems. I wouldn't go anywhere else. Unlike large veterinary hospitals that deal with a myriad of pets hastily, this private practice gives you reassurance that your pet will be taken care of exceptionally on an individual basis.

      –Cynthia Ho
    • When our Labrador Max became seriously ill during non-business hours, our local vet referred us to Bedford Katonah Vet Center.  This was a terrible experience, as they gave us no diagnosis but charged us several thousand dollars.  We took Max home against their advice and searched for a new vet. Thank God we found Dr. Haroush! He took Max immediately and saved him.  Dr. Haroush became our family vet and we tell everyone we know about him.  He is a tremendous Doctor and a great man!

      –Max & the Spencer Family
    • Thank you for your dedication to finding treatment for Atlas.  Your generosity for finding the best plan of care for Atlas’ aggressive and extremely rare cancer helped us get through the last year.  We hope we have many more healthy and happy years to go.  We are so very thankful.

      –Atlas & the Crossling Family
    • I want to again thank you from the bottom of my heart for your patience and compassion and above all you expertise in diagnostic skills and the subsequent surgery you preformed on Ebony.  You may not remember, but Ebony Star suffered for more than half of her life (4 years) before I found your name one day on the internet when I was desperately looking for a veterinarian that could help her.

      –Ebony Star & Lutizia Liubenov
    • Thank you so much again for literally saving my (beloved) Dominic’s life. We were so distraught when we brought his sick nearly lifeless body in. But, through your skill, talent, & expertise, you helped bring him back to health. Dominic is definitely his old self & receiving lots of love. Each member of your staff treated us in the great professionalism & courtesy. And your follow up through phone calls was really excellent.

      –Dominic & Suzanne and Frank and Sclafani
    • Thank you very much for saving Luna’s life. Even with her disability, she is very happy and content.“Luna” loves attacking her toys, and running all over the house with her brother and sister. Luna is great as stalking and surprise attacks on the other cats. Thank you for your knowledge and compassion “for the animals”. I appreciate everything you and your staff has done for me and giving Luna a life she deserves.

      –Luna & Sandra
    • We cannot thank you enough for saving Cayden. He is such a huge part of our lives and couldn’t imagine being without him. You have made it possible for him to be a puppy again and to enjoy his special life with us. It was such a gift to see him be reunited with his brother, Romeo and how happy they’ve been since his return. Again, thank you for taking such wonderful care of Cayden, we couldn’t have asked for more.

      –Cayden & The Burns Family