Human-style medical center for pets opens today in Franklin


IMG_1721FRANKLIN, Tenn., – A new, advanced specialty and emergency hospital for pets is opening in Franklin today.

BluePearl Veterinary Partners, a national leader in veterinary medicine, is opening the new location just off I-65 at exit 68B, next to La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries and Lowe’s Home Improvement, less than two miles from their old location in Brentwood.

“This new, state-of-the-art specialty and emergency hospital will enable us to do an even better job at providing remarkable care for Middle Tennessee’s pets,” said Dr. Marc Bercovitch, an internal medicine specialist with BluePearl’s Tennessee locations.IMG_1709

The hospital features an open layout with a patient-care focus, plus high-tech equipment that includes CT, digital radiography, endoscopy, ultrasound and more.

It boasts two surgical operating suites, one for soft-tissue related surgeries and one for orthopedic IMG_1687surgeries.

More than 15 emergency and specialty veterinary doctors work for BluePearl in the greater Nashville area to provide services in behavioral medicine, critical care, emergency medicine, internal medicine, oncology and surgery.IMG_1731

The new BluePearl hospital is located at 3020 Mallory Lane in Franklin, and will replace the existing BluePearl Veterinary Partners specialty and emergency hospital located in Brentwood.

About BluePearl Veterinary PartnersIMG_1742a
BluePearl Veterinary Partners employs 1,800 team members including more than 450 veterinarians. BluePearl hospitals offer referral-only, specialty care services and most offer 24-hour emergency care. BluePearl does not provide primary care. The company is one of the world’s principal providers of approved veterinary residency and internship programs. BluePearl also participates in clinical trials that investigate the effectiveness of new veterinary drugs and treatments, providing pet families access to cutting-edge medicine that is not yet commercially available. BluePearl is headquartered in Tampa, Fla.