Oncology Consultations for Referring Veterinarians
The University of Tennessee Veterinary Medical Center Oncology Service provides free consultations to all referring veterinarians.
You may either phone or fax us your questions.
CALL US: (865)974-8387 and request to speak with the oncologist on duty
FAX: (865)974-5213 and please use our Oncology Consultation REF VET REQUEST interactive.pdf
INSTRUCTIONS: Please download the interactive PDF file prior to filling out. If you wish to submit via email, please SAVE AS and RENAME the file as:
CLINIC NAME_VETLastName_AnimalName_DateSent [year/month/day] (example: MYCLINIC_Jones_BigDogJesse_20130305.pdf).
Creating a unique file name will ensure we respond to all requests in a timely manner.
When chosing the FAX option, download the file, fill out the interactive form and print out to include with other material.
When using the FAX option please make sure to include any or all biopsy or cytology reports. Please make sure that all material is sent at the same time with an appropriate cover sheet. Make sure all information is complete with contact information and times available. The attending oncology clinician(s) will review and send you a reply within 48 hours. Any consultation paperwork is kept on file within the UTVMC Oncology Service for one month from initial reply date. We will use this in case a referral is needed.