Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group | (805) 339-2290 | Map | vCard
Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group is a world class specialty referral and emergency center providing pets with extraordinary care, and pet owners with the peace of mind that comes with knowing they were in the best hands. As an extension of your primary veterinarian, VMSG provides specialty care with unmatched quality and service.
  • Clients

    VMSG is here 24-7 with specialty and emergency care. You can be assured of the best advice, care, and value in your pets time of need.
    Find Out More
  • Veterinarians

    VMSG is an extension of your services, providing your clients with care that will make you proud, as well as providing educational and operational support.
    Find Out More
  • Work with us

    The VMSG family is devoted to our Principles of Quality, Integrity, Compassion and Service. Are you up to the challenge of joining our team?
    Find Out More


  • Ventura, CA — This past February at the Solvang Greyhound Festival, Stella, an 8-year-old purebred greyhound, was clocked at 26 miles per hour and awarded the title, “Fastest Streaker,” beating out more than 130 other dogs. This happy day was all the more remarkable because Stella was in the middle of chemotherapy treatment to battle B-cell Lymphoma under the care of Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group’s (VMSG) Director of Oncology, Dr. Lori Cesario.

  • Ventura, CA — Already a board-certified surgeon, VMSG’s Dr. Kenneth Bruecker has recently achieved another prestigious career milestone as the newest Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (ACVSMR).

  • What young girl doesn’t dream of being a sparkling Disney princess? Or even a world-famous actress or singer? How about a veterinarian? For one girl who’s been battling cancer for the past 11 months caring for animals is more important than being a princess, and thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation and a San Juan Capistrano business, she got to do just that.