Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (HDEV)

24 hour emergencies

The USFQ Veterinary Specialty Teaching Hospital is part of the USFQ Veterinary School and fulfills the function of training Veterinary students and serving the community through excellence in care for pets (dogs, cats, and exotic animals) and wildlife.

We are the main permanent medical-veterinary care center, with 24-hour care, 365 days a year, in the Cumbayá area and surrounding areas.

The HDEV opened its doors in March 2011 and is dedicated to training, educating, researching and offering veterinary medicine services to the community, within the philosophy of the Liberal Arts, integrating all sectors of society through the provision specialized services.


  • Canine Medicine
  • Feline Medicine
  • Unconventional (Exotic) Pet Medicine
  • Wildlife Medicine
  • External consultation
  • Hospitalization
  • Surgery
    • Soft Tissue Surgery
    • Orthopedic surgery
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Ophthalmic Surgery
    • Neurosurgery (Spinal Surgery)
    • Emergency Surgery
    • Wound management
    • Ear Surgery
    • Oncologic surgery
    • Traumatologic Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Odontology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dermatology
  • Cardiology
  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care
  • Nutrition
  • Physiotherapy
  • Clinical laboratory
  • Images: Digital Radiology, Tomography, Endoscopy, Ultrasound.
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacy
  • Home care
  • Oncology
  • Nephrology
  • Endocrinology


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Applies only to services (medical procedures).

Does not include specialty procedures, exams, medications, or supplies.

Medical equipment

The HDEV has an outstanding group of plant professionals, specialized in different areas, guaranteeing together with the highest technology medical equipment, optimal care and categorized within the highest national and international standards for clinical-surgical care of our patients.

Organizational Culture


To be an academic Veterinary Hospital that supports the education, research and community relations programs of the School of Veterinary Medicine of the USFQ, training professionals, leaders and entrepreneurs in the fields of clinic and surgery of different animal species, through the better provision of specialized services in the environment, with a model of excellence, friendliness and commitment to customer service, as well as comprehensive and effective medical treatment for our patients.


The HDEV will be the Veterinary Hospital with the highest national recognition and market leader both in the academic, technological, scientific, community and business fields, based on the provision of quality, effective and excellent services.

Highly trained staff: HDEV medical professionals have a high vocational spirit, and carefully keep updated the principles and protocols related to the practice of comprehensive veterinary medicine.

Commitment: The HDEV staff is highly committed to the welfare and health of all animals, as well as timely and satisfactory attention to clients in solving their needs and in the demand for our services.

Compassion in care: The people who work at HDEV, in all circumstances, expose attitude, loyalty, honesty, transparency, humility, among its main qualities that further enhance their professional practice offered to our patients and clients.

Additional strengths: High-tech equipment and adequate infrastructure. Strategic alliances with allied specialist professionals.


Thanks to the support of the university community and the doctors and teachers of the hospital, projects are generated with an investigative and collaborative approach to the community.

Mass sterilization programs: Carried out in various areas of the country, contributing to population control of urban fauna.

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