May 01, 2010 - Eco-Friendly & Cutting Edge Animal Hospital Opens in TriBeCa

Worth Street Veterinary Center offering unique services such as Skype “virtual examinations” for busy pet owners, acupuncture, holistic medicine and traditional medical and surgical treatments.

New York, NY – In what will be one of New York City’s greenest and most state-of-the-art veterinary facilities, TriBeCa’s Worth Street Veterinary Center is officially announcing the opening of its brand new and environmentally friendly veterinary hospital. With an offering of unique, convenient and ultra-modern services, Worth Street Veterinary Center will offer a fresh take on veterinary care. Those offerings, inaddition to their traditional medical and surgical treatments, will focus on providing pets with personalized and compassionate experiences.

“We understand the incredible role pets play in our clients’ lives,” says founder and medical director Francisco DiPolo, DVM, CVA. “We also understand the exclusive wants and needs of New York pet owners, like us. This is why we’re so proud to announce the opening of this extraordinary facility, which we created with our pets, city, and even the Earth’s environment, in mind.” Dr. DiPolo says his brand new, eco-friendly practice will focus on providing client oriented service, all while leaving a minimal carbon footprint. He built the TriBeCa practice using sustainable materials and ‘green’ technologies.

Image: Dr. Francisco DiPolo treats a canine patient

“We’re interested in keeping pets, and the environment, as healthy as possible,” says Dr. DiPolo, “and this unique practice will allow us to give pets full, happy and healthy lives.”

Located at 77 Worth Street in a beautiful landmark building, Worth Street Veterinary Center will offer modern conveniences for pet owners and top-notch integrative medicine for pets. A pick up and delivery service (with “virtual examinations” conducted via Skype for drop-off clients) will accommodate the busy schedules of New York pet owners, while the most advanced medical and surgical practices will combine with time-tested holistic treatments to provide a positive and comprehensive veterinary experience for pets. The building’s veterinary partners include a groomer, doggie day care, agility training for dogs and hydro and physical therapy for dogs, making Worth Street Veterinary Center a one stop shop for pets of all ages, health levels and physical needs.

“Worth Street strives to be more than just a local veterinary center,” Dr. DiPolo says. “We want to be New York’s best family doctor.”
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About Worth Street Veterinary Center
Worth Street Veterinary Center was founded with a mission of providing New York City pets with the best, most compassionate and greenest veterinary care possible. The moment a client enters the Worth Street Vet practice, they will know their family pet is the top priority. From the genuinely compassionate care given by the friendly and experienced veterinary team, to the guarantee of a dedicated doctor with warm bedside manner, Worth Street Vet promises to provide the highest quality of veterinary medical care today, and throughout pets’ lives. That’s the Worth Street Veterinary Center Promise. Their personalized services and eco-friendly facility are designed to enhance the veterinary experience for pets, their humans, as well as the environment. 
For all types of pets, Worth Street Vet offers a wide range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including radiology, acupuncture, and a full service in-house laboratory. Worth Street Veterinary Center is located at 77 Worth Street in TriBeCa. For more information, please visit