Dr. Ivette Nessim, DVM, Veterinarian in Fort Washington, MD, 20744.
Address 10909 Indian Head Highway,
Fort Washington MD , 20744
Hours of Operation Mon 8:00 AM - 8:00 PMTue 8:00 AM - 8:00 PMWed 8:00 AM - 6:00 PMThu 8:00 AM - 6:00 PMFri 8:00 AM - 6:00 PMSat 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Phone 301-292-1150 Fax 301-292-1056

Dr. Ivette Nessim, DVM

Indian Head Animal Hospital

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Services Offered:
•Allergy Testing •Anesthesia •Boarding – Medical •Boarding – Non-Medical
•Daycare – Non-Medical •Declawing •Dental Care •Diagnostics - X Rays, Ultrasound
•Diagnostics -Lab/Blood work •Drop off service •Electronic Record Transfers •Emergency Care
•Euthanasia and Hospice •Flea and Tick Control •General Practice •Grooming
•In-house Pharmacy •Micro chipping •Nutrition Counseling •Pain Management
•Preventive Care •Puppy & Kitten Care •Senior Care •Shelter/Adoption Programs
•Spaying/Neutering •Specialty Services •Surgery •Training/Behavior
•Vaccinations •Wellness Exams

Appointments Accepted Online:
•6 Month check up•Annual Visit•Blood work /testing•Dental
•Dermatology & Ear•Digestive•Flea medication•Follow up care
•Gland expression•Heartworm test•Minor injury•New pet visit
•Ophthalmology•Orthopedic•Parasite testing•Pet sick/unsure


Licensed in MD

Animals Treated:

Dogs , Cats , Puppies and Kittens


Virginia Tech, 2003

License Details:

State of Maryland

Years Of Experience:

15 Years

Languages Spoken:

English , Spanish

Payment types accepted:

Cash, Check, Visa, AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, CareCredit

Professional Statement
Dr. Ivette was born in Colombia, South America. Her love for animals started with work on the family farm. Her experiences have taken her as far as Israel where she worked with the National Veterinary Services. When her parents moved the family to Maryland, she began to work at local veterinary hospitals to gain more experience. She attended the University of Maryland and received two Bachelor of Science degrees in Microbiology and Animal Sciences. She graduated from the VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine and began her medical career as an associate at a small animal practice in suburban Washington.

Dr. Ivette is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the Maryland Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA), the Virginia Veterinary Medical Association (VVMA), the DC Medical Association (DCMVA) and an associate member of the American Animal Hospital Association (AA HA).

Dr. Ivette speaks fluent Spanish and Hebrew. Her clinical interests include Dentistry, Internal medicine, and Cardiology.

In her spare time Dr. Ivette enjoys playing volleyball, pilates, reading and traveling. She also loves to spend time with her Jack Russell Terrier, Tobby.