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Welcome to Piper Heritage Veterinary Clinic
"To make lives better for people and pets."
Our Core Values:
Piper Heritage Veterinary Clinic is committed to the highest level of veterinary care for every patient. Individualized, compassionate care is the cornerstone of our practice. Our veterinarians take the time with each patient to deliver individualized preventive care to promote lifelong health for our patients. Pets that become ill are cared for with compassion as an accurate diagnosis is determined and treatment is delivered.
Since client education is critical to the lasting health of our animal friends, our veterinarians and staff will spend as much time as needed to ensure complete understanding for all owners. Finally, we strive to provide an accommodating, comfortable atmosphere for patients and owners. We will never take for granted the trust every owner shows us by placing a pet in our care.
Piper Heritage has state of the art equipment. We have both digital radiograph and ultrasound capabilities and are equipped with a digital dental radiography system. We are also equipped to perform basic blood tests, urinalyses, biopsies, and cytology in house and use an outside laboratory for additional testing. These diagnostic capabilities allow our doctors to perform timely and accurate diagnoses to better care for your companion.
If you live in Kansas City or the surrounding area in Kansas or Missouri, then you have picked the perfect site to find a veterinarian. Dr. Hodges, Dr. Smith, Dr. Adley, Dr. Nilges and Dr. Nezerka are licensed veterinarians, treating dogs, cats, reptiles, and pocket pets such as rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, and rodents. 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.
Piper Heritage Veterinary Clinic is a full service animal hospital. Drs. Hodges, Smith, Adley, Nilges and Nezerka are experienced in all types of conditions and treatments. The veterinarians at Piper Heritage perform many referral surgical procedures. 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 Kansas City 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 us at 913-299-0010 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Kansas City 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 Kansas City pet owners. In between your veterinary visits, your pet will benefit from you reading these free informative articles.
Serving Kansas City for since 1972.
Dr. Corbin Hodges, Dr. Richard Smith, Dr. Colin Adley, Dr. Jeremiah Nilges and Dr. Jeni Nezerka
Kansas City Veterinarians | Piper Heritage Veterinary Clinic | 913-299-0010
10041 Leavenworth Road
Kansas City, KS 66109
To better serve you and your pets needs, we have extended our Tuesday hours .
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