Louisiana Veterinary Specialists & Emergency


Offering rotations in surgery, medicine, oncology and emergency medicine. In-house we perform CBC, Profile, Blood Gas, and Cytology. Our equipment also includes ultrasound, endoscope, bronchoscope, Arthroscope, THR, TPLO, etc.


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • 3 Board certified Surgeons
  • 3 Board certified Internists
  • 1 Oncologist

Educational Resources

  • Texts: wide variety of surgical, internal medicine, Neuro, Radiology, and other
  • Journals: JAVMA, AIVR, JACVIM, Vet Surgery, Compendium
  • Computer: Internet access, VIN
  • Weekly rounds
  • Biweekly continuing education


  • patient care: seeing clients & discharging patients
  • attending rounds
  • physical exams
  • assisting in surgery
  • assisting in medicine procedures

Student Supervision

We are a 24/7 clinic, there are always doctors at the facility and specialists.


Sometimes with employees

Practice Information

Louisiana Veterinary Specialists & Emergency
2611 Florida St.
Mandeville, LA 70448

Ph: 985-626-4862
Fax: 985-626-4852

Email: dmauterer [at] aol [dot] com
Web: www.lavrc.com
or www.lavetspecialists.com

Updated: 8/11/09
Signature on file: Dr. John V. Mauterer, Diplomate, ACVS