New Jersey mini-map with Saint Francis Veterinary Center marker
392 Kings Highway
Woolwich Township
New Jersey 08085

856.467.0050 Main
856.467.8668 Veterinarians
856.832.3242 Administration
856.467.9549 Fax


The Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine

The Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (CCAM) at Saint Francis emphasizes an approach to wellness and healing that values natural therapies focusing on the whole patient. CCAM seeks an integrative approach to these therapies, combining them with treatments from conventional, or Western, medicine to achieve a level of high-quality evidence of safety and effectiveness.

Hospital Accreditation

Saint Francis Veterinary Center, one of South Jersey’s leading veterinary specialty referral hospitals, is an award-winning facility that is one of only 15% of veterinary hospitals in North America accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association. This means that Saint Francis was evaluated on over 900 categories, ranging from the quality of medicine to our standards of customer service.

Our AAHA accreditation scores, which are among the highest in the nation, include:

Referral Standards 100%
Pain Management 100%
Contagious Diseases 100%
Client Services 100%
Medical Records 98%
Exam Rooms 97%
Emergency/Critical Care 96%
Patient Care 96%
Surgery 95%
Diagnostic Imaging 90%
Laboratory 89%

The AAHA Standards of Accreditation assess care and service in the areas of:

  • Contagious Disease
  • Continuing Care
  • Dentistry
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Emergency/Critical Care
  • Examination Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Human Resources
  • Laboratory
  • Medical Records
  • Pain Management
  • Patient Care
  • Pharmacy
  • Practice Leadership
  • Referrals
  • Safety
  • Surgery