PetCure Oncology Chicago

PetCure Oncology is proud to announce its newest location in the Chicago area serving the northwest and northern suburbs ofThrive Pet Healthcare Specialists Chicago. Additionally, this location is happy to welcome patients from all around the Midwest including, but not limited to Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Indiana, and Missouri.

Located in the northwest suburb of Hoffman Estates, PetCure Oncology operates the radiation oncology service within Thrive Pet Healthcare Specialists – Hoffman Estates, a 24-hour emergency and veterinary specialty center. In addition to state-of-the-art medical oncology and radiation oncology services, this specialty hospital also provides 24/7 emergency care as well as critical care, internal medicine, surgery, neurology, dermatology, and radiology. While PetCure Oncology’s headquarters have been located in the Chicago area for many years, this is the first treatment facility in the state of Illinois.

How To Make An Appointment

Reach out to us at (833) 738-8476, or streamline your request by selecting one of the options below:

Your Care Team

PetCure Radiation & Medical Oncologist: Dr. Tara Ehling

Dr. Tara Ehling is a distinguished veterinarian who is board-certified in both radiation oncology and medical oncology. Dr. Ehling isDr. Tara Ehling of PetCure Oncology dedicated to the specialized treatment of cancer in animals using both radiation oncology and medical oncology methods. With a focus on providing individualized care, she works closely with clients to form a team approach, aiming to meet each patient’s unique care goals.

Dr. Ehling’s journey in veterinary medicine began with her graduation from Kansas State University, where she earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. She initially worked in emergency medicine before pursuing her passion for oncology. Her extensive training includes completing residencies in radiation oncology and medical oncology at Southwest Veterinary Oncology in Tucson, Arizona.

Her career has included a transition from private practice to academia, where she served as an assistant clinical professor of oncology at the University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine. Outside the clinic, Dr. Ehling cherishes her time with her family and dogs, enjoying a variety of hobbies such as crafting, gardening, and reading.


Radiation Therapist: Kim K., R.T. (R)(T)
Veterinary Technician:
Chelsea G., CVT
Veterinary Technician:
Vanessa H., CVT
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Proudly Serving the Chicago, Illinois Area & Beyond

We’re excited to extend a warm welcome to patients from across Illinois and surrounding areas to our Chicago location in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. Our doors are open to everyone, whether you’re a local, or from farther away in neighboring towns or even neighboring states like Iowa, Indiana, or Missouri. Pet patients and their families visit us from all over including, but not limited to, these fantastic communities:

  • Arlington Heights
  • Aurora
  • Barrington
  • Bolingbrook
  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Chicago Metropolitan Area
  • Elgin
  • Evanston
  • Glenview
  • Hoffman Estates
  • Illinois
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Joliet
  • Naperville
  • Orland Park
  • Peoria
  • Rockford
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Schaumburg
  • Springfield

If You Are Traveling From Out-Of-Town

We want to make your visit as easy and stress-free as possible. If you would like assistance finding pet-friendly hotels and restaurants nearby, we are happy to help. Also, see our Tips For Traveling With Your Pet For Cancer Treatment. If you have any other questions, simply ask one of our client service representatives.

PRESS RELEASE: Thrive Pet Healthcare Opens the Hoffman Estates Area’s First 24/7 Emergency Veterinary Hospital

PetCure Oncology Chicago

2700 W Higgins Rd
Hoffman Estates, IL, 60169

Phone: (618) 495-5010
Fax: (847) 305-4952
Email: PetCure.Chicago@ThrivePet.com
Website: petcureoncology.com/locations/chicago-illinois/

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More Than 8,000 Pet Families Have Chosen PetCure Oncology For Their Dog Or Cat's Cancer Therapy. We Give Your Pet A Fighting Chance To Improve Their Quality Of Life.

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