Founded in 1975 by Dr. Richard Velders, DVM, the caring and compassionate staff at Burr Ridge Veterinary Clinic has served the people and pets of Darien, Burr Ridge, Downers Grove, Westmont and surrounding areas for more than 40 years. BRVC’s current co-owners Dr. Brian D. Rooney, DVM and Dr. Jeffrey D. Palmer, DVM, associate veterinarians, and the entire veterinary care team strive to provide the highest quality of medical care and personalized attention to our patients and their families. We look forward to meeting you and beginning a lifelong relationship with your furry or feathered family member.
As your trusted veterinary partner, we’ll collaborate with you to provide comprehensive services designed to assist your furred or feathered family member through every life stage.
Assessment and Counseling
Our veterinarians and care team members are experienced with pets that are anxious or fearful, have special dietary needs, or need assistance in achieving a healthy weight.LEARN MORE
Burr Ridge Veterinary Clinic uses digital imaging technology to detect anatomical and dental abnormalities either with radiographs (x-rays) or in-house ultrasound equipment.LEARN MORE
Fear Free Visits
Our doctors and staff have specialized training to make sure clinic patients are comfortable and relaxed while receiving the veterinary care they need.LEARN MORE
BRVC’s doctors understand your pet’s unique qualities and recommend medical care, food, and medications that are appropriate for each stage of its life.LEARN MORE
Pharmacy and Lab Services
We offer a full line of prescription medications and food and veterinary supplements and use top-of-the-line in-house lab equipment to help diagnose a range of health issues.LEARN MORE
Preventative Health Care
Routine exams help our doctors address any changes in your pet’s health and improve the chances of a good outcome when a medical issue requiring treatment is identified.LEARN MORE
Our veterinarians have a special interest and expertise in cardiology, dermatology, and oncology and our veterinary care team members are trained to administer therapeutic laser treatment.LEARN MORE
Surgery and Dentistry
BRVC’s highly skilled doctors use the most modern techniques, adhere to the highest standards, and have successfully performed thousands of surgeries and dental procedures.LEARN MORE