Specialists in Veterinary Radiology and Radiation Oncology

The ACVR is the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) recognized veterinary specialty organization™ for certification of Radiology, Radiation Oncology and Equine Diagnostic Imaging. We undergo a comprehensive evaluation by the American Board of Veterinary Specialties, a committee of the AVMA, to ensure we are maintaining the required standards in our certification process.

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2-year-old Male, Neutered Labrador Retriever

Chelsea Beale BVSc and Karine Gendron DVM, DipECVDI, DipACVR

Who We Serve

Pet Owners

Involvement of an ACVR radiologist and radiation oncologist in the diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy planning of your pet assures optimal care

Veterinary Professionals

At its core, the mission of the American College of Veterinary Radiology is fulfilled by partnering with other veterinarians and working closely with veterinary technicians to provide comprehensive health care.


Residency Training Programs are available at universities or in private practice and are intended to lead to board certification by the ACVR in either Radiology or Radiation Oncology. Trainees must have a DVM, or equivalent degree. A one-year rotating internship or equivalent practice experience is generally required.

Partners & Affiliates

Veterinary radiologists work closely with universities and industry to fulfill the needs of the pet owning community.