BOSTON, October 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Mobile veterinary startup BetterVet today announced its latest launch into new markets with Dr. Calvin Lum in San Francisco and Dr. Hanna Ekström in Seattle.
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Founded by industry pioneers Bruce Herzfelder, together with the former President of AVMA, Dr. John de Jong, BetterVet is the first family-run veterinary provider of its kind to offer comprehensive mobile veterinary care across the country. At its core, BetterVet offers an enhanced veterinarian experience by meeting the pet in the comfort of their own home while saving pet parents the hassle of getting their anxious pets to the veterinarian. They also use a mobile app and website to provide simplified appointment scheduling, virtual veterinary visits and telemedical communication, access to medical records and certificates, and an online pharmacy.
BetterVet’s modern and mobile approach to veterinary medicine promotes better veterinary care for pets and animal parents alike. Every BetterVet vet is Fear Free® certified as a sign of their commitment to minimizing anxiety and stress for furry family members.
With the primary goal of offering his patients the highest level of veterinary care, Dr. Calvin Lum looks forward to becoming part of the BetterVet family and working with an impressive and diverse team. Dr. Lum explains, “As the owner of my own mobile practice, San Francisco Veterinary Housecalls, I have been working all alone since 2008 for the past 13 years. I look forward to merging my practice with BetterVet. The added support of a veterinary nurse, a dedicated and dedicated team of professionals, and advanced veterinary medicine and supplies will enable me to better serve my long-time patients and accommodate new families as well. With the support of BetterVet, I can concentrate my time on being a veterinarian in the house and turning my practice into the dream I always wanted. “
Dr. Hanna Ekström started at the in 1992 immediately after graduating with distinction Cornell College of veterinary medicine. Dr. Ekstrom initially worked with all pets before moving on to small animal medicine and starting her own mobile practice called At Home Vet. After selling At Home Vet in 2017, she started Gentle Home Vet and a “sister” practice called Angel Wings Vet, which focuses solely on hospice and end-of-life care. Dr. Ekström is thrilled to be part of the BetterVet team and says she “couldn’t be more excited about the opportunity to join the BetterVet team” and “looks forward to delivering an exceptional and empathetic veterinary experience to her clients as one team from supportive and competent providers. “
BetterVet is pleased to continue its nationwide expansion on the west coast with the addition of Dr. Calvin Lum and Dr. Hanna Ekström. To honor this milestone, BetterVet is offering its customers a free initial video consultation if they are in between October 14, 2021 and November 14, 2021. Also new customers in the San Francisco and Seattle Territories can use promo code SF95 or SEATTLE95 to a. to obtain $ 95 Discount on an appointment at your home. To book an appointment, either download the convenient BetterVet mobile app or visit the BetterVet appointments page via bettervet.com.
Founded in July 2020, BetterVet is a truly mobile veterinary service that offers pets, pet parents and veterinarians an easy and hassle-free health experience. From telemedicine to home calls, BetterVet offers all the expert veterinary services you can find in an inpatient practice, but from the comfort of your home, without the stress, fear and inconvenience. BetterVet is currently in Greater Boston area, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Denver, Austin, Palm beach and Broward Territories and will soon be rolled out to other US cities. To find out more about BetterVet and better veterinary care with just a few clicks, visit www.bettervet.com or download the app on any mobile device.
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