Welcome to Oak Park Animal Hospital

We are an AAHA Accredited animal hospital proudly serving the community for over 50 years!


Oak Park Animal Hospital serving Oak Park, Forest Park, River Forest, Chicago, Berwyn, Elmwood Park, and surrounding communities.

Oak Park Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital in Oak Park, IL that has been serving the community for over 50 years.  We treat your pet like family and as fellow animal lovers, we are committed to ensuring the highest level of care, information, and service to give your companion the best possible life.  We offer a variety of services for dogs, cats, and exotic pets including wellness exams and vaccines, ill exams, advanced diagnostic testing including digital xrays and ultrasounds, surgery, dental care, boarding and so much more.  Whether you have just gotten a new puppy or have a senior pet that needs ongoing care, our highly experienced and trained doctors and staff are here to help!

Everyone at Oak Park Animal Hospital, LTD has a special memory about a favorite pet, and we understand exactly how important that relationship is to you and your family. As fellow animal lovers, we are committed to ensuring the highest level of veterinary support, information and service to give your companion the best life possible. As an animal hospital, we offer pet boarding as well as hospital and veterinary services for dogs, cats and exotic pets.

Our Website is full of valuable information about treatment options; advice for maintaining your pet's health; and even a complete Pet Care Library with detailed resources about animals and their care. On this site you also will find specifics about our practice, including office hours, driving directions, new client information, appointment scheduling, and an introduction to our highly trained staff. Giving your pet the best possible care is our first priority. We hope you will contact us at our Oak Park office with questions, or to schedule an appointment. Thank you for visiting our site!

Veterinary Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. Amin Bascharon

    Dr. A. Bascharon received his veterinary degree in 1967. He has been practicing medicine for over 40 years and is a licensed veterinarian in over 10 states.

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  • Dr. Dina Bascharon

    Dr. Dina Bascharon received her veterinary degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001.

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  • Dr. Cristina Mursuli

    Dr. Cristina Mursuli received her veterinary degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2022.

  • Dr. Elizabeth Jung

    Dr. Elizabeth Jung was born in South Korea and grew up in Vancouver, Canada. In 2011 she received her DVM from Jeju National University in South Korea. After working as clinician for three years, she went back to canada and studied at Ontario Veterinary College before moving to the Chicagoland area. In her spare time, she likes outdoor activities and spending time with her cat, Baby Shu.

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242 Madison Street | Oak Park, IL 60302 |Map & Directions

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8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm




8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-2:00 pm