For Appointments or more Information:

Phone: 561.741.4041
Fax: 561.741.4043
Email: Jupiterpets@gmail.com

Compassionate Care    (561) 741-4041

Jupiter Pet Emergency & Specialty Center
A New Approach To Emergency Pet Care

Monday - Friday 5PM - 8AM
Saturday & Sunday & Holidays 24 Hours

300 South Central Boulevard, Suite A
Jupiter FL 33458

For appointments with the Specialty Services
Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
call 561.741.4041 

Veterinary Specialties

EXEMPLARY VETERINARY CARE FOR YOUR SPECIAL FAMILY MEMBER

Pets need specialty care, just like people do. Many of these conditions require surgical ophthalmologic expertise.

State of the art diagnostic and treatment options are available in these areas to help your special family member recover and regain his or her quality of life.

To learn more about our Surgery capabilities, look lower on this page, or visit  vetsurgicalcenter.com.

Ophthalmology Services:

Dr Carmen Colitz, Diplomate ACVO
All Animal Eye Care, Inc is dedicated to providing the highest quality of ophthalmological care for your pet. Dr Colitz will provide care for most any species' eye problems, including dogs, cats, exotics and horses.

  • Cataract evaluation and surgical removal with intraocular lens replacement
  • Lens luxation evaluation and surgery
  • Glaucoma therapy, surgical and medical
  • Prosthetic eye or intrascleral prosthesis surgery
  • Eyelid disease evaluation and surgical reconstruction
  • Dry eye syndrome and therapy
  • Corneal ulcer evaluation and treatment
  • Feline eye disease evaluation
  • Genetic eye evaluations (now under OFA, formerly under CERF)
  • OcuGLO Rx for the overall wellness of your dog's eye health and especially created for the prevention of diabetic cataracts and slows the progression of inherited, acquired, and age-related retinal degenerative diseases.


Surgical Services:

Dr Federico Latimer, Diplomate ACVS
Veterinary Surgical Center is dedicated to providing the highest quality of surgical care for your pet. We are an all-inclusive surgical practice for dogs and cats and provide state of the art techniques. We have the most current equipment including digital radiography and C-arm modalities to address orthopedic and soft tissue diseases.

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy:
  • For Soft Tissue Injuries and Arthritis

Orthopedic Procedures:

  • Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Repair
    • Complete array of internal and external fixation equipment, bone grafting
    • Limb Deformity and Realignment
    • Arthrodesis
    • OCD Surgery
    • OATS Procedure
  • Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture Repair
      • Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO)
      • Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA)
      • Lateral Suture
      • Titanium Wedge Tuberosity Advancement
  • Hip Surgery
    • Total Hip Replacement (non-cemented and cemented)
    • Triple Pelvic Osteotomy (TPO)
    • Double Pelvic Osteotomy (DPO)
    • Hip Luxations
    • Juvenile Pubic Symphysiodesis
    • Pelvic Fractures
    • Sacro Iliac Luxations
  • Patellar Luxation (medial or lateral, patella alta)
    • Patellar Groove Replacement
      • Dr Latimer has performed dozens of these revolutionary new procedures and is one of the most experienced surgeons for this procedure in the USA. This procedure has enabled us to improve the quality of life and activity level for patients with severe joint disease due to patellar luxation. Previous to this surgical option, there were limited, and often unsuccessful, surgical alternatives for this degenerative condition. 

  • Proximal Abducting Ulnar Osteotomy (aka PAUL procedure)
    • This novel procedure is used to treat larger breed dogs with elbow dysplasia and diseases of the medial compartment before they develop severe arthritis of the elbow. The procedure will "unload" the diseased compartment and will allow less painful weight bearing and improved activity levels. 

Soft Tissue Procedures:

  • Biopsies
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Laparoscopy
  • Gastropexy
  • Liver/Splenic Surgery
    • Cholecytectomy
    • Shunt ligation
    • Nephrectomy
  • Gastric Feeding Tube Placement
  • Thoracic Surgery
    • Lung Lobe Excision
    • Pericardiectomy
    • Mediastinal Mass Removal
  • Airway Surgery
    • Laryngeal Paralysis
    • Tracheal Collapse
    • Soft Palate and Nares Resection
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)
  • Oncologic Surgery
  • Tumor Excision
  • Hernia Repair
  • Perineal Hernia Repair
  • Urethrostomies (Canine and Feline)
    • Urinary Stone Removal
    • Ectopic Ureter treatment
    • Prostate Surgical Disease
  • Intestinal surgery
    • Resections
    • Biopsies
    • Subtotal Colectomy
    • Cholecystoduodenostomy
  • Mandibulectomy/Maxillectomy
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Skin Grafting