Newtown Veterinary Specialists are very pleased to announce that we have added a highly qualified board-certified cardiologist to our staff! Dr. Agnieszka Kent will be available for Cardiology consultations beginning July 21st.

Dr. Kent is a native of Canada. She earned her DVM degree from the Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island in 2007. She went on to complete a one-year internship in small-animal medicine and surgery at the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. In 2011, Dr. Kent completed a three-year residency in Cardiology and a Master’s degree in Comparative and Veterinary Medicine at the Ohio State University. She received Diplomate status from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM), subspecialty cardiology, in 2011. Following the completion of her residency, Dr. Kent developed the cardiology service at the DMV Veterinary Center in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, where she remained until the spring of 2014.

Cardiology services offered at NVS include echocardiography, electrocardiography, Doppler blood pressure monitoring, Holter monitoring, event monitoring, digital radiography, cardiac OFA examinations, and pericardiocentesis. Some of her points of interest include feline cardiac disease, left atrial function, congenital heart disease and congestive heart failure therapy.
For more information, or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kent, please call us at 203-270-VETS(8387) or visit our website at