Primary Location

9748 Southwest Highway

Oak Lawn, IL 60453 US


Exclusive Offer

New patients receive 25% OFF first exam

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Oak Village Animal Hospital now offers in house boarding. If you'd like to schedule a reservation call us at any time!

If you prefer to have your animals in the comfort of their own home, some of our Technicians offer local pet sitting. If you have any further inquiries please contact the hospital and ask for further information.

If you'd like to schedule an appointment with the doctor you can sign up using the fields below or call us at 708-499-3595

Welcome to Oak Village Animal Hospital PC

Your Veterinarian in Oak Lawn, IL
Call us at 708-499-3595


At Oak Village Animal Hospital PC the client and their companion always comes first, and we constantly strive to exceed your expectations! We always take time with each of our patients and try to address all of your concerns. We spend as much time as needed to make sure that you and your companion's well being are our main focus. We offer a full range of services including: comprehensive examinations, dental procedures, x-rays, medical and surgical services including orthopedic service. We have in-house laboratory machines which deliver results in as little as 15 minutes for most hematology and chemistry tests. In critical situations getting results fast can make all the difference in the outcome.

Our staff is experienced and is here to help with your concerns. Please feel free to ask members of our team for answers to ANY of your questions. We are all animal lovers and have had questions ourselves so we are happy to help. At times it may be necessary to call you back with non-emergency answers but we will get back to you as soon as possible. WE ARE HERE TO HELP!

Ronald C Bowen, DVM

Dr. Ron Bowen
Oak Lawn Veterinarian | Oak Village Animal Hospital PC | 708-499-3595

9748 Southwest Highway
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Meet The Team

    Oak Village Animal Hospital PC has been in business for the past thirty years and we pride our success by achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction possible. We strive to treat your companions as we would treat our own. Serving Oak Lawn, Palos Hills, Palos Heights, Palos Park, Hickory Hills, Burbank, Orland Park and surrounding areas for over thirty years. We have a highly motivated team that are eager to work with you and your companions to provide health care excellence.

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Read What Our Clients Say

  • "I had struggled with my dog's allergies for years. Many vets just treated him with cortisone to control the symptoms but never worried about why. Dr. Bowen spent the time needed to find out what was going on. After some diet changes and adding some supplements Emmett is happier and so are we!"
    Deb Johnson
  • "Dear Dr. Bowen and Staff,

    Thank you so much for the wonderful care and "TLC" Sushi always received from all of you during her long life. Dr. Bowen you are truly exceptional in the care you give your patients and all of your staff are so caring. All of you are the very best in treatments and veterinary care."
    Judy Pappalardo
  • "We couldn't be happier with the care that we always receive at OVAH. Dr. Bowen and his staff are the best; knowledgeable, patient, kind, and caring. Our big baby pit bull loves his visits here, they are like family to him :)"
    Mary Nevins
  • "Dr. Bowen at Oak Village has been my dogs vet for 32 years. Recently my dog Gabe was very ill and had to be put down. Him and his staff were so caring and helpful. They went above and beyond their jobs. You can tell they really have a love for animals and it's not just a job. We are so grateful for everything they did."
    Denise & Nick Gironda
  • "Lost my DJ two weeks ago. Dr Bowen and his outstanding staff were so wonderful. They have taken care of my dogs for years now, always treating them as they were their own. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Here’s to having many more years of your help."
    Judy Royer
  • "Awesome staff and Dr. Bowen is the best! We've been bringing our dogs here for about 10 years."
    Wenona Rhodes
  • "I am so glad I found this place my dog has 2 tumors and he has no problem removing them!! Great customer service and everyone is so nice to my dog!! Very reasonable pricing! I totally recommend this place!"
    Kathleen Casey
  • "Dr. Bowen and his staff are one in 1 million I’ve never experienced that before at a veterinarian clinic . I can’t thank all of them enough for taking care of all my babies who we love so much."
    Richard Scardina
  • "Can't tell you enough wonderful things Dr Bowen and his staff! He is very thorough and takes time to explain everything to you. The staff is so sweet and there is rarely more than a five minute wait!"
    Michele Radavic
  • "Fantastic place! Love Bringing my Great Dane here! They take the best care of him and my other dogs! 100% recommend!"
    Mike Abell
  • "Dr Bowen and his staff is amazing, will recommend them to everyone."
    Pamela Klimek
  • "Dr. Bowen has been my cats' vet for over 25 years. Caring, knowledgeable and reliable. Always recommend Dr. Bowen and Oak Village Animal Hospital to animal lovers in the south burbs."
    Sue Harrawood
  • "Great staff, great doctor, couldn't be happier with my experience!"
    Daniel Abell

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Office Hours

Oak Village Animal Hospital now offers full time boarding services for your cat or dog!


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