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Welcome to Southside Animal Hospital 

 Your Veterinarian in Winston-Salem, NC 

Call us at 336-784-0808

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If you live in Winston-Salem or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Dennis Emerson is a licensed NC veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Southside Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Dr. Dennis Emerson has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Winston-Salem veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call 336-784-0808 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Winston-Salem veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- and you can find directions on our Contact Us page! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Winston-Salem pet owners.

At Southside Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Dennis Emerson
Winston-Salem Veterinarian | Southside Animal Hospital | 336-784-0808

3601 S Main St
Winston-Salem, NC 27127

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Meet Our Skilled Team

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  • Dennis Emerson, DVM, MS

    Dr. Emerson graduated from Louisiana State University. He has practiced in Winston-Salem for over 25 years. Dr. Emerson enjoys both medical and surgical cases, and internal medicine of special interest.

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  • "Caring professionals one and all!"
    Christine DeMeo Mazzeo Smith / Winston-Salem, NC

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