A Day At Mount Pleasant Vet Centre (Gelenggang)

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Mount Pleasant Vet Centre (Gelenggang) provides a full range of diagnostic, medical and surgical referral services. The major focus for our team is the management and treatment of patients who require advanced and intensive care. The centre is also committed to improving the quality of life for pets with chronic and debilitating conditions through palliative care and owner education and support.

Our medical referral service is headed by Dr Anthony GohOur surgical referral service is headed by Dr Dennis Choi. 

Dr Nathalee Prakash is one of two veterinary specialists in Singapore. We currently provide a referral service for Internal Medicine which focuses on the diagnosis and management in areas of cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, haematology, infectious disease, medical oncology, nephrology and neurology.

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Morning rounds at Mount Pleasant Vet Centre (Gelenggang).

Dr Dennis Choi checking on Babe who went through splenectomy.

Dr Dennis Choi & Nelli checking on Babe who went through splenectomy.

Dr Samantha Fong assisted by Claudia.

Dr Samantha Fong assisted by Claudia.

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HOD Meeting with Dr Dennis Choi, Dr Tan Choon Yi, Dr Cher Ng, Judith, Benjamin, Jay, Nelli & Wei Juan.

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Our morning consults run from 9.30am to 12.30pm. Hello Cheerie. And Jia Hui behind the counter!

Elizabeth cuddles Cheerie to the consult room for microchipping.

Off to the consult room with Elizabeth.

Dr Keshia Beng microchipping Cheerie, assisted by Stephanie vet student on attachment.

Dr Keshia Beng microchipping Cheerie, assisted by Stefanie vet student on attachment.

Claudia dispensing medication.

Claudia dispensing medications. Mount Pleasant Veterinary Group has a purchasing division, Central Veterinary Supplies, managed by Melanie Gautane. CVS ensures that all medications & healthcare products are readily available at our clinics, for your pets.

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Oli the German Shepherd here for dental.

Benjamin & Fred taking faecal sample from a boisterous Labrador pup named Obi-Wan!

Benjamin & Fred taking faecal sample from a boisterous Labrador pup named Obi-Wan!

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Dr Sebastien Monier performing an ultrasound on DiDi the Maltese, assisted by Gerren.

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Babe the Golden Retriever on his toilet break. Dr Dennis Choi performed a splenectomy yesterday.

Our morning consults run from 9.30am to 12.30pm. It's 11am & dear Aunty Mary is cooking lunch for our busy vets & team who often just grab a quick bite before we reopen at 2pm! She cooks food for the soul. :)

It’s 11am & dear Aunty Mary is preparing lunch for our busy vets & team who often just grab a quick bite before surgery or our afternoon consults at 2pm. Lots of work is still being done over lunch time!

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Our Head Technician Benjamin with Sly.

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Atika from Mount Pleasant Vet Centre (Changi) is here to learn from the team.

Ongy here to check his eye ulcer.

Ongy has an eye ulcer.

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Our laboratory is managed by Jay, seen here with Fred. We have the most comprehensive range of diagnostic tests & advanced in-house analysers from IDEXX Laboratories in Singapore.

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Dr Teo Ee Fung, assisted by Dexter, performs rhinoscopy to examine the dog’s nasal cavity.

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Ming Xia keeps our clinic spick & span! Here with rescued cat Maeve at our Cat Ward, separate from the dogs.

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Nelli, our Senior Technician in the hospital ward.

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Babe’s guardians Gordon & Rachel are here during our visiting hours from 2pm to 4pm.

Nellie with Judith, our Administrative Manager.

Nelli with Judith, our Administrative Manager.

A simple "thank you" is more than enough. But if it comes with chocolates, why not!

A simple “thank you” is more than enough. But if it comes with chocolates, why not!

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Marco, Dr Samantha Fong, Dexter

Cat spay by Dr Samantha Fong.

Cat spay by Dr Samantha Fong.

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Our surgical team works with state-of-the-art surgical equipments & facilities including Synthes® (Swiss precision instruments) orthopaedic & neurosurgical units, Valleylab® electrosurgery unit, operating microscope & a Cardell® multifunction digital anaesthetic monitoring system.

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Dr Dennis Choi, assisted by Dr Teo Ee Fung, performing a Femoral Head Ostectomy (FHO).

Drawing some blood from Casting the black Labrador.

Drawing some blood from Casting the black Labrador.

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Almost 4.30pm but our consults are still going on.

Oli a young German Shephard came in for dental & a degloving injury on the lower jaw.

Oli a young German Shepherd with a degloving injury on the lower jaw.

5pm to 7pm: Our visiting hours have started!

5pm to 7pm: Our visiting hours have started!

Shirley checks the temperature of one of our hospitalised cats.

Shirley checks Mimi’s temperature. He is being warded for diabetes.

Fluffy is so well-loved. Her guardians visit her twice a day!

Fluffy is well-loved. Rain or shine, her guardians visit her twice a day!

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Shadow & Snow are both lovingly adopted. They are here for a skin check.

Snow remembers she always gets treats after a blood test - she reminded Ben!

Snow reminds Ben that she always gets treats after a blood test!

That's it? Just 1 biscuit?

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Mimi was adopted into a wonderful family when they found him at their door step as a kitten. Last year, he developed diabetes. He is 17 years old now.

Mimi was adopted by a wonderful family 17 years ago when they found him at their door step. Being diabetic, Mimi has been hospitalised & regulated for a few days. Today he is going home.

Collecting a urine sample from Whiskey.

Collecting a urine sample from Whiskey.

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Rocky the German Shepherd has been limping on his right leg & here for X-rays. The sweetest GSD. Just a big baby, his guardian says.

Rocky the German Shepherd has been limping on his right leg & here for X-Rays. The sweetest GSD. Just a big baby, his guardian says.

Benjamin preparing Rocky for X-Rays.

Benjamin preparing Rocky for X-Rays.

Pepper the Schnauzer here for skin irritation on his paws.

Pepper the Schnauzer has some skin irritation on his paws.

Dodo the JRT x Papillon will be hospitalised as a trauma patient.

Dodo the JRT x Papillon will be hospitalised as a trauma patient.

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Our staff on overnight duty starts their shift at 8.30pm. Tonight Dexter & Sherilyn will be monitoring our hospitalised pets closely.

Wei Juan, our Reception Manager, with Elizabeth & rescued cats Mei Ling & Maeve.

Reception Manager Wei Juan who leads the team at our front desk. With Elizabeth & rescued cats Mei Ling & Maeve.

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9.00pm at Mount Pleasant Vet Centre (Gelenggang). These are just a few of the consultations we have for today.

Good night Babe.

Thank you guardians, rescuers, fosterers, adopters, vets, vet techs, nurses, receptionists, team members. We are all here to do our best for our animal friends. Good night!

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