FAQsSterner Veterinary Clinic

Our veterinary team at Sterner Veterinary Clinic is here to address any questions you may have. Explore our FAQ page for common inquiries.

We proudly serve the pets Ionia, MI and beyond.

At Sterner Veterinary Clinic, we’re here to help. Check out our FAQs for answers to common questions from pet parents. Please feel free to contact us at 616-527-3320 if you have further questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, cash, checks, and CareCredit.

What services do you provide?

We provide the following small animal services:

  • Annual Wellness & Vaccines
  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Services
  • Surgical Services
  • Anesthesia
  • Radiology Services
  • Dentistry
  • In-House Laboratory
  • Permanent identification
  • Pharmacy
  • Individualized Flea Control Programs
  • Dietary Counseling
  • Euthanasia
How is anesthesia handled during surgery?
We take anesthesia seriously, using a safe, multi-modal approach. We ensure your pet’s safety with pre-op assessments, modern anesthetic agents, and monitoring equipment.
Will I receive written after-care instructions after my pet's surgery?

Yes, you will receive comprehensive written instructions to guide you through your pet’s recovery. If you have any questions or concerns about your pet’s healing process, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.

What if I have concerns about my pet's recovery outside of business hours?
We’ve partnered with Guardian Vets to assist even beyond regular hours. You can contact them for any concerns about your pet’s recovery, ensuring constant support for you and your pet by simply calling our phone line.
What types of tests are performed in the lab at Sterner Veterinary Clinic?

Our in-house lab conducts various tests, including bloodwork, urine analysis, and more, for accurate diagnoses.

How do therapeutic services at your hospital help my pet?

Therapeutic services involve tailored treatments to address your pet’s specific health issues and promote recovery.

How can I schedule an appointment?

You can conveniently schedule appointments by phone or through our Pet Desk software. Note: we are not taking new clients. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.