VSA Auckland West | Veterinary Specialists Aotearoa NZ

VSA Auckland -West

Specialist Veterinary Services in Auckland

VSA Auckland - West

1/133 Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland
09 320 5645

Our newest hospital Auckland West, on Central Park Drive, has opened.  VSA Mt Albert is now closed and all our staff and facilities have moved to our new site. 

Our newest state-of-the-art veterinary hospital is light and airy with leading edge facilities. VSA Auckland West offers specialist surgery, diagnostic imaging, internal medicine, cardiology and physiotherapy services as well as animal emergency services from our Animal Emergency team. 

VSA Auckland West is conveniently situated with plenty of parking on site, Just 10 minutes away from our first hospital in Mt Albert, the new site is easily accessed from Central and West Auckland, Hobsonville Point and the North Shore.



Our specialist animal hospital, VSA Auckland West on Central Park Drive,  is supported by a team of passionate veterinary professionals, veterinary nurses, vets and specialists who enable us to provide advanced veterinary care to our patients. 

Dr Aparna Tikekar in surgery at our Mt Albert Specialist Animal Hospital

Leading specialists in Veterinary surgery

Our Auckland West  team is lead by Dr Damian Chase, Registered Specialist in Small Animal Surgery. 

Our specialist surgeons provide treatment across a number of disciplines including, but not limited to:

- Orthopaedics
- Neurology
- VSA Cancer Care
- Urinary Tract Surgery and Hydraulic Sphincter Placement
- Soft Tissue Surgery

Diagnostic imaging

Our VSA Auckland West team provides advanced diagnostic imaging services to ensure that an in-depth plan can be made and appropriate treatments can be recommended. 

At VSA Auckland West  we have in-house CT, radiographs (x-rays) and ultrasound as well as access to MRI. Dr Mike Coleman leads our team to provide our advanced diagnostic services. 



Our anaesthesia team is lead by Dr Joana Chagas, who is the only registered specialist in veterinary anaesthesia and pain management working in private practice in New Zealand.

VSA Auckland West is equipped with state-of-the-art anaesthesia machines and monitoring equipment. We can provide advanced care such as mechanical ventilation, invasive blood pressure monitoring and multimodal analgesia - analgesic infusions or local-regional anaesthesia techniques.


Physio plays a key role in the recovery of many of our patients and provides a solution to chronic pain-inducing conditions that would otherwise need medication. 

Our physiotherapy team work with advanced technology including K-laser treatment and hydrotherapy to give the best possible care and solutions to our patients.
A canine physio session in progress

Animal Emergency

Our Animal Emergency at VSA team at our Auckland West hospital are committed emergency vets and nurses who are passionate about patient care. Our team are available after-hours to take emergency consults, walk-ins and also oversee the hospital care of our referral patients.

Part of something great

VSA Auckland West has a team of veterinary professionals who provide an exceptional level of care for all of our patients.

Collaboration is a big part of our VSA culture and with 3 hospitals and a growing team of specialists, we are able to share the knowledge and expertise whenever we need to.

A vet nurse with one of our cutest patients, a tabby long haired kitten

Does your pet need specialist treatment?

Just like in a human hospital, for specialist treatment, you will need to be referred to us by your GP Vet. If your pet is in need of our services you can ask your vet to refer you to us.

If you are a vet and you have a patient to refer to the VSA Auckland West hospital, click on the button below for contact information.
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