Watseka Animal Hospital

702 N. Jefferson Street
Watseka, IL 60970




On Sunday July 23rd, 2017 Dr. Youssef & Brandy attended the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology exhibit in Indiana. At the same time, they attended the ABVT celebration of 50 years anniversary, at the Indianapolis Zoo. Dr. Youssef is one of the few board-certified toxicologists around the world. The American Board of Veterinary Toxicology is a group of highly trained veterinarians that strive to inform and educate the public.


Dr Youssef is a fighting geographer in Lance Lawson Short Film (the film was on Pens to Lens Gala at Virginia theater), you can watch it on YouTube !!

Dr Youssef's IMBD page is http://www.imdb.com/name/nm8355994/?ref_=ttfc_fc_cr16

Dr. Hany Youssef, honored for his contribution to Champaign County. 

Dr. Youssef  (OWNER, as of December 5th 2012)

Dr. Youssef received his Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences degree (BVSc) in 1981, and his Master of Veterinary Medical Sciences (MS) in Zoonosis in 1988, from the University of Cairo, Egypt. 2000,  Dr Youssef earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) certification. Dr. Youssef practiced clinical veterinary medicine and surgery at a small animal practice in Chicago area. Dr Youssef then joined the Animal Poison Control Center as a full time consulting veterinarian in toxicology for seven and a half years, before returning to clinical medicine at Hoopeston Animal Hospital first then Watseka Animal Hospital. As of December 5th, 2012, Dr Youssef, is the new CEO of Watseka Animal Hospital,LTD.Dr Youssef became a Certified Diplomate of American Board of Toxicology, October 2012. Also Dr. Youssef became a Board Certified Diplomat of American Veterinary Toxicology, July 2014. Besides working as a veterinarian, Dr. Youssef is the chief of instructors of Tae-Kwon-Do at CIMIC Center in Champaign, Illinois. He is also a certified personal trainer, and a lifestyle and weight management consultant (ACE).

As of April 3rd 2013, Dr Youssef earned a new Certification to be a Certified Advanced health and Fitness specialist. Dr. Youssef is the director of Avicenna Lifestyle, Weight management and health services at Avicenna Clinic in Champaign (A clinic for uninsured people). He shares his home with his wife (Amira), two daughters (Yasmin and Nada), and two dogs (Cookie and Baby).The city of Champaign honored Dr. Youssef for his contribution of the Champaign county, May 2015.

Avicenna 5K run Sunday April 3, 2016.